How to make a circle color spectrum in Illustrator

Posted on Nov 23, 2009 in adobe, tutorial | 5 Comments

You could also do all this by clicking with the mouse on the center of the guide lines to get a dialog box to fill in the measurements but I thought it would be worth it to show you both methods. spectrum09    Select the grid and make it to guides with Command + 5 or go the long way via the View menu down to Guides and to Make Guides in the sub menu. … The first division is there. spectrum13 Then click approximately into the center of the top edge. spectrum14 And after that add two vertical dividers on each half so we have six sections in total horizontally. spectrum15 Using the Direct Selection Tool, (the white arrow) select all the anchor points, except those who align with the circle.

Starting off with RGB workflow

Posted on Nov 5, 2009 in productivity, workflow | No Comments

An easy way to keep a watch on the profiles in the picture is to use this field in Photoshop to show the Document Profile . documentprofile If no or wrong ICC profile is attached to a picture you can correct that in two ways in Photoshop: Go to Edit > Assign Profile… and choose the right one. … The RGB workflow allows CMYK pictures to be used to, but in that case you have to color manage those pictures and use the appropriate CMYK profile to color correct the pictures according to the paper which is going to be used for the printing.

RGB verkflæði – gamall draumur að rætast.

Posted on Nov 3, 2009 in productivity, workflow | No Comments

Þægilegt er að sjá hvaða prófíll er viðhengdur á opnum myndum í Photoshop með því að hafa stillt í vinstra horninu niðri þannig að Photoshop sýni prófílinn. documentprofile Preview forritið sem fylgir öllum mökkum er líka gott að nota ef skoða þarf hvaða prófíll er á tiltekinni psd eða jpg mynd eða myndum. … Nota psd eða jpg myndir því þá þarf ekki að hugsa um Flatten Transparency lengur Keyrum pdf beint út úr Illustrator með Save as… eða Save a Copy as… veljum Adobe PDF sem skjalsnið Hættum að vista Illustrator eps skjöl og setja þau í Distiller.

16 Prepress Tips for Graphic Designers

Posted on Nov 3, 2009 in productivity, workflow | One Comment

guestblog I recently wrote my first guest-blog, called Prepress Tips for Graphic Designers on David Airey’s blog . … But at least there is fun involved and at blogs that size (16.000 readers) there are more comments to deal with and lively discussions.