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>buy a font
>read the license

>"All commercial for-profit usage requires a Special Font License upgrade and is available for the following scenarios: Web Servers, Web to Print technologies, Webfonts, editable PDFs, PDF editing software (such as uPDF), PowerPoint, Flash, Silverlight or other non-static files or situations where the font software is embedded or subset into electronic documents that permit editing, selecting, enhancing or other modification of the text. A Special Font License is also required for ePublishing, ePub, eBooks, eZines, conversion into any kind of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), bitmap fonts, obfuscated fonts, digital news media, subscription services, apps, ios, Android, phones, mobile devices, pagers, handheld reader devices, proprietary reader devices, MOBI, AZW, OEM Licensing, motion pictures, videos, television, DVR menus, movie trailers and credits, acknowledgements, syndication, incorporating the font software into your hardware, software or any other products, such as application programs, interfaces, EPOS, WEPOS, POSReady, operating systems, electronics, electronic games, entertainment products, video on demand, gaming devices, kiosks, LED displays or similar mediums, automotive displays, signage, alphabet products, scrapbook products or software, adhesive or rub on lettering, embroidery machines, plotters, printers, application software for broadcast graphics, such as Avid, Chyron, Harris, Vizrt, commercial merchandising and goods for sale, (such as clothing apparel and accessories), physical goods, unique branding situations, and any and all other unique or new applications or future technologies, irrespective of operating systems or platforms."
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>>379145
the licensing on fonts is getting fucking stupid. which foundry is this?

need to avoid them.
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>>379145
lol are they dumb? what they are asking won't hold up in US courts
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>>379149
Reads like the House Industries license, they're the most restrictive foundry I'm aware of - that kind of contract is why I'll never buy a House font and steer clients away from them.
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>>379193
It *has* held up in court. House sued NBC Universal and won.
If you have pirated House fonts, toss 'em. Not worth the risk.

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Why are recruiters so narrow minded?
Good design = good design

Why do they have a problem with generalists?
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>>379211
Typically the jobs recruiters are looking for candidates for have a specific style or toolset in mind - a generalist type job, they usually won't use a recruiter to fill.
And, most recruiters are full of shit. They claim to have jobs, but for design positions, it's very rare.

What programs to use for graphic design? like logos, album covers, wallpapers ETC ETC

I have no idea but I need to know how to do this stuff for my hobby
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>>379198
hmm It looks like some 3d modeling mixed with photoshop, if it were me id use rhino and photoshop, the background was likely stolen and edited, the other objects were rendered and had some texture applied to it
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>>379198
>>379204
>Logos
>In Photoshop
Okay, if you're gonna be making logos and stuff? Make those assets in a vector-based program like Adobe Illustrator. That shit sizes up without any pixelation. Photoshop is good for photo manipulation and stuff like that, but InDesign is best for layouts and is (to my knowledge) the current industry standard.
>tl;dr learn illustrator, shit sizes up nice and clean and crisp since it's vector based.
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>>379206
yeh I agree make the logo on illustrator but op was asking about how pic related was made and I think pic related was made in some 3d modeling program+photoshop, maybe im just shit at illustrator but I cant see how the pic op posted would be made in illustrator
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>>379204
>>379206
>>379212
thanks for helping, i just downloaded gimp and i will start from there

What are some of the worst rebranding you have ever seen?
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>>379190
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Its a shame! i do agree with you. my family is from tillamook and ive been to the factory many times over the years. they had recently added a new dairy exhibit there that looks like a cow holocaust muesem from the outside. anyway its not that bad though. just confusing which ice cream im buying. just bought some tonight. and some cookie dough.
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>>379191
100% better
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>>375054
I can picture myself sitting at the porch, smoking a cig from the third pack in your pic while listening to enigma.
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>>375052
It's a shit brand anyways who cares

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Hey guys, got myself into a big trouble last class.
I have been tasked to make a 3d model of an insole with zero 3d modeling experience, is there a way to download some template of a insole or some video tutorial about how to make something like that?
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>>378624
Anything helps.

Thanks for reading...
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>>378625
super easy download some free models from here
https://free3d.com/3d-models/shoes
and use c4d to cut out the insole shape from the shoe. (search tutorials for c4d boole substract, mesh cut or knife tool)

also there's a 3d board >>>/3/ with luck someone on there could do it for you if you put all the info + models.
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>>378624
learn to make shit and be a good fucking student instead of fucking around with your hamburger
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>>378633
Thank you a lot
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>>378624
careful with generic shit, teachers know them already.
Don't make it obvious af

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how would you redesign the brazilian flag?
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>>377445
yes
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>>367344
This looks terrible, what the fuck is wrong with you people?

>two asymetrical boobs/buttcheeks
>thin curved stripe running across like a supermarket ad
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

Besides Rio is the lowest-common-denominator of our country, a complete shithole. imagine having some Commiefornian boobs as the flag of the USA, that's what you did.
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Played around with this >>374514 cause the colors were burning my eyes.

Overall I don't believe in fixing what isn't broken, but the most important part of making a new flag would be making sure it doesn't just look like another country's flag with inverted colors.

The shield is kinda cheating, but it helps making it not-Gabon.

Green is the worst color you can have on a flag, so I tried to keep it secondary.
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>>366615
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>>367344
this has potential and can be improved
but I am too lazy to rework it

hello my son's birthday is coming closer, my wife used to make a big panel for decoration, but this particular image is hard to find in higher resolution , so we can send it to print , any ideas ? does someone have any similar to this ? thanks in advance
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The resource materials are from here, if you want to cash out or cut out the illustrations somehow: https://www.shutterstock.com/image-vector/vector-set-dinosaur-birthday-theme-1128350789
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>>378998
use cheaper decorations, your kid wont notice or remember your efforts
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>>379014
Thats not the point god damnit
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>>379001
Thank you Anon, god bless you

i cant fucking find a similar font for free someone please help
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i wan i wan fuit gummi

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Are we sacrificing aesthetically pleasing designs for brand recognition?
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>>378923
>the Juventus logo
They should've asked for a refund on that one.
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What's wrong with Juventus logo?
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>>378952
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>>378952
The branding work is very solid. The club wanted to become more than a Football club, and more of a lifestyle brand. And the current identity solves this problematic perfectly.

The issue with it is that more than any other brands, fans are extremely powerful, and generally very attached to their club's roots and values. And many of them felt left out with this new direction.
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Honestly, that looks like a real club crest. Shame about the retarded name and franchised league.

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can we talk portfolio websites? what is the best way of going about it, and what would an employer or client like to see? What should you put on it vs. omit? I.E. throwing all work on one page vs. picking and choosing only your best work and having detailed breakdowns on projects at the expense of looking like you have less experience. Also there's the multidisciplinary aspect of it, what should you do if you have work that isn't explicitly design, like directing music videos, making clothes, etc. Should those be included? basic HTML site that's entirely unique vs. a more template-y looking wix / squarespace site?

interested to hear your opinions on all this.
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Has more to do with the content of your portfolio. If you have a bunch of case studies you should probably have separate pages for each project. If you're doing 1-3 slides per project (which you almost never should be doing) then you can get away with a single page website.

Shoot for 8-10 projects in a particular field of design, I would stray away from too many different disciplines in one portfolio. If you don't have enough work in one discipline, make more.

People take much more to sites that are made by the designer, especially if you're trying to get Web Design positions, but portfolio templates work just fine if the work is good.
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best project first, bunch of stuff, 2nd best project last. only put stuff you're proud of on there and try your best to replace your weakest works with better stuff as soon as you can.
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>>378992
Note that this is not an easy thing to determine, a bunch of my clients mentioned they contacted me because of a specific piece in my portfolio, which I considered awful and wanted to replace ASAP, it's still there because it's still getting me clients, even though most of my peers would agree it's awful.
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Make sure your portfolio reflects you as a person.
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>>378963
anywhere but here? you seen the quality of these slobknobs' work?

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QMf8FHzE_M Does anyone know the right presets and tools used in this weird amateur intro? I like the feel of it because it makes me feel nostalgic. I wanna recreate this intro used in the video.
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this shit was made in like adobe after effects?
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bump

I really wanted to learn this effect in photoshop (as mostly i noticed itss been done on Cinema 4d ) But recently i saw this is been possible on photoshop.
Any lesson on how to do?
Thanks in advance anons.
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>>378266
Saw this in recommendations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ouviTuZUB4E
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>>378271
>>378325
>>378427
>>379012
>>379039
>>379040
>>379041
Lmao are you retards serious? Is this how low the standards are here?
That's literally just liquify with self made gradients and selective blurs and detail work with a NASA stock image underneath
Is this place filled with retarded third worlders or something?
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>>379117
she literally does paint pours you retard. she even showed the process with her skateboard decks
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>>378266
oil paint and liquify filters over some bullshit ontop of a space wallpaper with some blending mode turned on
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>mfw looking at all you argue over this while knowing how trivial this would be to do in /3/ + photoshop

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i will love you for eternity
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bump
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>>377400
>https://telegra [DOT] ph/BLK-11-07
thank you
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>>376555
Imagine needing a plugin for something that takes three clicks.

1. Set text in white
2. Outline in dark.
3. Blur
4. Threshold
5. Invert.

Send $25 to my Paypal, thanks
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>>378646
imagine just sharing the tip without the condescending attitude
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yo wtf noone sharing the blkmarket.zip?

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What would you call this style? (pic related)

I used to this sort of design all the time when I was younger, I haven't seen it in years.
shame too, maybe it's nostalgia, but late 90s-mid 2000s designs had such a weird but cool look to them
I've always wondered what sort of resources were used to make them...
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2001 shit album art
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>>379073
"My 16 year old cousin has a pirated copy of Photoshop, we could get cheap art that way." style.
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>>379087
>>379092
I love this style, they should bring it back

can you sirs please make me a logo using letters JMT and have it be india themed thank you in advance
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no
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>>379023
>>>/r/
>>>/wsr/
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>>379030
based: check
redpilled: check


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