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This is a place to discuss topics about visual or graphic design. Requests for photoshopping or free work go on /wsr/ - Worksafe Requests or /r/ - Adult Requests as appropriate.

#/gd/ @ irc.rizon.net
#4chan-gd @ irc.freenode.net

>What literature should I read to get into graphic design?
The sidebar on the /gd/ wiki has plenty of book reccomendations.

>What programs do I need to get started?
Adobe Illustrator
Corel Draw

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>Can somebody photoshop X? Can somebody make me a logo?
All requests for photoshopping belong on /wsr/ - Worksafe Requests or /r/ - Adult Requests. /gd/ doesn't take requests or do free or even paid work sometimes. However, if you're new at something, asking "HOW can I X?" rather than "CAN YOU make X?" will give you better results.

>Can I post some of my work for critique?
There is usally a critique/What-Are-You-Working-On thread, and that is where work for critique go.

>Can somebody find [font]?
also check out your local torrent site or the font-share thread.
Remember to share and not just take. Also remember that using liscensed fonts in commercial works is a bad idea.

>Where can I find inspiration?

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What's trendy right now? Other than fidget spinners
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I predict that “neon” colors on black are going to be trendy soon in GD since amoled is now capable of displaying true black
PAJEETWARE Wingdongs 10 is already doing it.
don't get mad just because you're getting called out
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not everyone out here is to get you, my schizophrenic paranoid aryan brother who can't wait to overreact to everything. people will actually listen to you if you act humble.
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>everyone who disagrees with me, EVERYONE who disagrees with me is schizophrenic paranoid, because i said so, BECAUSE I SAID SO

go back to your undertale let's plays

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Can you guys at /gd/ help me out?

I'm looking for a logo for my brand. I was thinking about a palm tree similar like pic related (I'm terrible at drawing though)
Do you have any ideas for a nice palm or just tips for drawing one? I want to transfer the drawing into photoshop afterwards.

Let me see your ideas, every submit ist very appreciated!
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Hire a designer in your area. Just flee /gd/ with your request.
>work for me for free
Isn't that what freelancers do?
Search shutterstock and other such sites for palm trees. When you find one you like you can do the ethical thing and pay for it or just rip it off.
Burn in hell. I hope you never receive a gift that pleases you for the remainder of your natural life.

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>Old threads
Also try looking in the two archives that index /gd/

>Specimen generator: https://github.com/nilesr/font-specimen-generator

Previous Proper Thread

Previous Temp Thread
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What about on https://archived.moe/gd ?
the "london" is I think "monotype old english", which I was not able to find, but here are 2 close ones:

"engravres' old eglish" (a little less T H I C C)
onlinewebfonts com/download/5b4506e55d7439701cee30b032bf6f43
and this one (a little more T H I C C)
onlinewebfonts com/download/1637d4dfa42e9f0ba8a9016eed6ec036

other similar ones are:
monotype old english text
onlinewebfonts com/download/c147f63483846dce12e3a9461b61b782
cloister black
onlinewebfonts com/download/759c3054f19a9e8e4b4c6a3f94ce4aca
the "weird" font is really similar to this "graveblade" one, that seems nice:
onlinewebfonts com/download/ec12e7aac950d20b15f9c39febdaffe7

Does anyone know the fonts for "LOVE IT" and "KILL IT" here?

Does anyone have any suggestions on how you would improve this document? check out the booklet : )

Anything would be great!
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Holy fucking shit there is so much wrong with this waste of bits it doesn't even fit in one message. I am surprised no one has pointed out anything significant yeat besides the cover.
Looking pretty good OP. Did you make any changes after the feedback itt.

There they are ! The underage trumpkins ! No school today huh ?
>Socialist pamphlet
>Not even on 2nd real page before asking people for money

Pretty top notch representation of socialism desu~, You could probably work for Bernie Sanders.

Something about that red is too saturated or something and makes your numbers look blurry. Maybe it''s better in print, or maybe you just color picked right from some commie flag. I don't like it as a color for text though.

I also feel it would read better with spaces between paragraphs and lose the indentation. Feels messy.
>your pamphlet is shit

Since I'm not getting paid to fix your abhorrency, I'll only vaguely point out what's wrong with it:

- inconsistency;
- numerous repetitions;
- sloppy layout;
- indentation;
- blatant disregard for typographic conventions;
- absolutely despicable title page.

You know what makes your shitty attempt at designing a handbook look passable to your average retard? A professional font. The only professional thing about that garbage.

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we had the joys of socialism and the most democratic constitution in the world for 50 years. it didn't work out. please don't advocate this shit, especially for our countries. if have to i guess you can have your communes in california.

also, the 'successful' example of sweden is living on a huge debt and is in a process of committing cultural suicide while being in a dystopian censorship denial about everything.

the pamphlet is mostly tolerable, but it's off-putting that lines of text columns don't match.

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Post your favorites
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Origo Boyz rullē
Kas tu esi?
because it made you ask this question.
Nobody smiles about burning toast tho. Its a conflict of feelings.
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the projectionist
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"What do you mean a JPEG files aren't "proper format for commercial print"? I tried printing it on my printer and home and it looked fine!"
"so how long will this take? we really need it done as soon as possible...please hurry....is it done yet...whats taking so long?"
Some random person replying to this thread: Then don't be a graphic designer, deal with it

Its just venting for fun, I'm not going to kill myself over clients

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Could anyone tell me which font was used for this ? I need the exact same font.
Trying to make yourself a fake diploma anon ? What a loser
It's a very well paid job I got by lying about having been to a top tier school. I'm hired and I'm starting monday. I need to provide my diploma day 1. Help a bro anon :(
it's times new roman dickbag

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I want to make fake billboards. As in I took a few pictures of billboards near me and want to superimpose images on them to look like an ad. I can't get the blending quite right any tips or tuturoials available anywhere?

I use cs6
it completely depends on the image you're imposing you shit inn

creating and editing selection using select -> color range / select -> modify / quick mask + brushes / paths

adequate amount and proper type of blur applied on smart object layer for non-destructive editing

adjustment layers as clipping masks

editing the intensity of applied blur, textures and adjustment layers of specific spots using layer masks

learn to generate grain / find adequate texture to apply / extract it from other pictures similar pictures using select -> color range and desaturating it

blending modes

displacement map applied on background texture / bit of warp and such transformations so it doesn't look all flat

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Patreon had a complete graphic design overhaul.
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shit that's too good, I didn't even think of that but I can't unsee it now
Lmao. That actually sounds plausible.
Wow, that actually looks fucking weak, what's wrong with the old logo? It was perfectly fine in it's stylization.
You sound like a fucking faggot.
Why are you so angry about it my dude? Who cares?

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with which program can I make well design polandball drawings, like in the sketch
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pencil tool + eraser tool set in pencil mode in photoshop. use wacom tablet and set stroke width to pen pressure.
Did he ever finish the goal? I stopped visiting that board years ago.

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What are some good & active design groups/forums on the internet for discussion amongst graphic designers or similar digital media people?

I know we are supposed to be all competitors and shit but I am eastern europoor anyway so I don't care to share my trade secrets to other westerners since they are far away from them, and in turn, I don't feel shame in adopting their advice either.

Pic semi related, recently tried photo manipulation thingy to explore into some of the styles I like in terms of design and try to recreate something with my own hands. You're welcome to critique it but it's not the main purpose of this thread.

I know it's a slow ass subboard compared to likes of /pol/ and /tv/ so I can reward at least one poster with doing a free photomanip request on photoshop (just don't ask too fancy, it's free after all) for effortposting.
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You're gay and your mom is gay too
Is replies like these a standard quality for this board? I am OP and I've yet to find a dedicated reply to my question.
you won't find people knowing much about being "social" here sorry

you'll have better chances on some common place like facebook or (is it vik?) or maybe even reddit, besides of course networking with and meeting people in the real world

good luck to you either way op!

gotchu senpai


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post your'e portfolio (websight, bēhance, whatever) and electronical mail within the next 23 hours if you want an invite to this circlejerk
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Here's mine. Enjoy.

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The invitation bracket has closed long ago. It was open only for 24 hours.

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How can I create a good color scheme?
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Because that guy knows quality.

Seriously, OP. Lace up- the ice is pretty thin.

This is a color scheme designer and should give you a good place to start.
Holy shit this is amazing. I mean, beyond it's practical usefulness, it's just a really beautiful example of function and design!
Personally I prefer Adobe Kuler.
Holy shit, that's fantastic. Thanks anon.

Hey Guys whats the best tutorial series for adobe muse?
search for .Adobe.Total Training Adobe Muse_2013. in piratebay

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