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In this fhread, we post our projects and ask if they have a soul.
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your screen printer's gonna tell you no lol
>Please go watch even just one youtube video about design.
what does that even mean lol

What did he mean by this?
>every vector character I see is globohomo
*is shit

let's compare GD programs.

I'll start:

which one should I master to actually get a job?
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yo the gradient is shaking
Learn ms paint first
Who taught you math?
Rough, just like mommy likes it Trebec
You probably won't like this but I promise I'm telling you with good intent - the world isn't as meritocratic as you think it should be, and while I don't think this is an objective truth, functionally speaking, your worth to other people is primarily how much joy you can bring them with your presence, utility being secondary. Someone that brings their bosses donuts or bagels or some shit and is fun to be around is going to be viewed as a better choice than someone much more talented that isn't as fun and generous to be around. You seem cynical, so go ahead and internalize that that isn't fair necessarily but that you can use it to your advantage anyway.

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why they do this?

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Draw to get them creative juices flowing and established
>learn photoshop
>get good
>forget everything you've learned
>congratulations you're ready

also some very basic drawing might be needed
Be hella gay
1. go to pinterest/behance/tumblr
2. look for 2006-2011 post
>spend your teen years watching adult swim and listening to indie psychedelic rock bands
>hang around your local scene
>take copious amounts of lsd
>produce counter culture inspired zines

What are the best websites and/or online courses for graphic design?

As additional information, I have some, but not much, previous experience on bitmap software, but I havent done it in somewhat around 10 years. Also I never have really done any proper editing on actual photos, only graphics from scratch.

The latest software I've used was Photoshop CS2, and now I just installed Photoshop CC. From quick reading from Google searching I already found out that CC doesn't support older plugins. Is this a problem and should I prefer CS6 over CC, use them both, or am I just fine with using CC only?

I also got a hold of Illustrator, After Effects and InDesign, but first I probably should focus only on learning Photoshop?
Are some of those programs useless, and are there some additional programs I should get a hold of?
How about other websites, forums etc I should start browsing?

I think I'm pretty far away from making any income at all from graphic design, but that would be the goal in the long run. As for the time being it is just an autistic hobby, but having some eye for aesthetics and this being something that I enjoy, it would be nice to get good enough to develop this into a trade.

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Is there some nifty way of removing DRM from video formats so that I can throw YT files into other programs like image rippers etc without DRM noping me out?

I tried something called FreDRMremoval but it seems like shit. Didn't do anything to the mp4 files I tried.
Also, I am on a potato computer and VLC is wonky as fuck when I load large format video and try to output frames from the whole video. Lags and grinds.
anon this is the graphic design board
barely, i could understand his confusion, there's a dragonball z thread getting responses about what powers they have, this board is fubar

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completely "flat" "minimal" ui design of early 2010s implied less work for dimwits but is actually much harder to execute right. even nielsen-norman article talks about how this trend resulted in degraded ux.
picture unrelated, because i wanted to rant about something how globohomo-style svg creating designers-'illustrators' noticeably lack nuance in deconstructing anatomy that trained cartoon/carricature artists of past have to make a point that there is usually high effort in well regarded work somewhere.
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I made this design f-frens, its the pure expression of minimalism, im still learning, dont be too harsh with me uwu
a company called mozilla will pay me 1k for this btw if that matters
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I'm getting into digital art a drew the yes meme by tracing..
ok 9gagger

Made tihs logo for a hippi band. Do you like it?
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That's Benguiat.
the more i look at it the less palatable i find it
Love the O with the star in it
It's not bad, Guiding Star looks bland atop Orchestra though, the O in orchestra is the best part. I also don't know that it's evocative of hippies.

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Fuuuck, how do I open up a path in photoshop? I closed my path but I want to continue working in it. When I delete last anchor point it just stays closed without it being possible to add new points anywhere else than on already existing path.
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Thanks man, I don't know why it was so hard for me to figure it out, wow.
>Thanks man, I don't know why it was so hard for me to figure it out, wow.

It's fine, I had trouble using the path tool inb4 as well. Also, you can change angles of the path by holding the Alt button
Yeah I can work with pen tool pretty well and I knew even this, but the delete button just passed me by for some reason.
It's like they need to invent something that teaches you how to do things. We could call it a "manual". And make it available within the application itself. That would be cool, and cut down on the "I AM RETARD" threads like this.
the fastest way to troubleshot learning is from threads like these in software forums. just a fact. deal.

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It can make a lot more stuff, I set 3 equations for red, green, and blue and it generates a color for each pixel.
>I set 3 equations for red, green, and blue and it generates a color for each pixel.
So it's always the same pattern but with three random colors, one for each equation until you change the equations?
I mean, what is that, y=x^-1, y=xc and x=yc? Where c is an arbitrary constant
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Op this looks exactly like something the Qbist pattern generator on Gimp makes.
>Pic related.
If you actually accidentally made something like this that already existed, then good job. But if you're just being a massive faggot, then fuck off.
this is dope. download?
What language did you use?

minimalism has meant the total death of creative graphic design, EVERYTHING looks the same now when it comes to logos, i get shit like removing the metallic sheen of the apple logo, but ffs, why are corporations like Firefox butchering iconic logos with disgusting oversimplification?
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The concept of science isn't bad you retard
SCIENCE! is the modern day religion with therapists/academics being the priest class.

You retards are so afraid of actual science that you still think men with penises are women and IQ has nothing do with your genetics
>The simpler the logo: the better your brain assimilates it.
that's retarded. if the logos are too simple then they all look the same.
by taking away subtle points of reference you take away the brain's ability to make quick differentiations. eventually the logo is so simple that it has to just be a word to be understood at all. fuck modern design trends and fuck you.
Valid point
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Yugioh cards (the early ones at least) are aesthetic as fuck, based heart of the cards chad

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who tf at the us government decided to have their preteen son with gimp to clip mask 1800s racist art to write a big 20 in arial

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Request and share non-free typefaces and identification of typeface samples.

Previous thread >>397954

> Font identification

Before you request, do your due diligence by running your font sample through a font identifier;

whatfontis <dot> com
fontsquirrel <dot> com/matcherator (be sure to enable the myfonts setting)
myfonts <dot> com/whatthefont

If you're not getting a clear read then put your sample in PS, separate the letters and colour it to be pure black on a white background.

> Font requests

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Sure here you go:

https://drop <dot> chapril <dot> org/download/c51b45880e2beb85/#mN7qOjomqlC3yWcfEWf4ZQ

https://drop <dot> chapril <dot> org/download/fca310290cbc920a/#Duyc8lPCExmYAdVcbAgG1g
>https://drop <dot> chapril <dot> org/download/fca310290cbc920a/#Duyc8lPCExmYAdVcbAgG1g
Great, thanks! Söhne IS a nice font, you're absolutely right!
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I'm looking for Skech from SummitSoft Corp

It's included in FontPack Pro Master Collection
No problem. Glad you like it.

Check the OP and do due diligence. You'll probably need to grab the whole pack.

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