January 16th, 2008

kazuya

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I'm so confused. I just entered a LIMS with an icon I really liked, and came dead last - all my crits say that it's too dark to see, and really badly oversharpened. Here it is:



Now, I don't see any oversharpening at all, and I can see it just fine... I've had the oversharpening thing said to me before, as well. I'm not blind, I can tell when an image is oversharpened, so I'm starting to think that it's my monitor screwing things up for me. This thing was apparently 'on its last legs' when I got it - about seven years ago. And I totally can't afford a new one. Is there any way I can fix it? :\
fleur

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Hey, I've a small request...

I could've sworn there was a tutorial flying around with how to delete the background off some people cleanly.

I.e. Someone on a white background, and I want that entire white wall to be deleted cleanly, leaving a transparent bg so I can blend it with other pics easily.

Could you point me in the right direction?

I know how to use the magic wand, but it's really tedious and I'm sure there's an easier way. I use PS CS2

Thanks so much!
best movie ever

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 hey yall.
i was just wondering if anyone could tell me how to make image words?
or if anyone could direct me to some sort of tutorial that can show me how?

(ughh, im so sorry if you dont understand what im talking about, im terrible @ explaining things. basically what i mean is letters that have pictures in them instead of colors?)
doctor who

Light Textures on Black & White Tutorial

Made with Photoshop 6.0, but I imagine it is translatable. If anything isn't clear, please just ask!

I've had a couple people ask me about the light effects in my icons, and also, how to use light textures. So here's a quick tutorial on one way to use light textures, complete with a brief bit on making black and white icons. (I like light textures on all sorts of icons, but find them most striking on black and white.)

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Tutorial here at my journal
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Shine help

How would I make something shine (not sparkle I saw that in the memories) I mean like a shine off stainless steal or something like that---help!

sorry about this.
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Pixelated font?!

Why izzi that nowadays when i try 2 type something on my graphic the font becomes soooo darn pixelated and not smooth?!!? Is there something wrong with my Photoshop CS 3 Extended?? Or izzit just some setting error?? Can somebody pls help me!??

Here are the examples :
     

thnx in advance ppl! Arigatou!