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    Middle Earth map improvement ?

    Hi, i'm trying to print a poster of this Middle Earth map : I tried to find a better version online but this is the best one i found. What can i do in Photoshop in order to improve the quality of the print ? I changed the dpi to 300 and i would like to sharpen the image if possible since...
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    Won A Design Contest Need Help Getting My Design Ready For Printing

    I won a shirt design contest and they suggested I send in a vector image but I don't have a copy of Illustrator and I designed it in Photoshop. So they said bitmap images were fine but they have to be 300 DPI and be at least the same size it's going to be on the shirt. My problem is...
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    any way to retain the vectors of PSD smart objects for printing?

    any way to retain the vectors of PSD smart objects for print? I am not sure how to summarize my problem well into one sentence, I will simply describe my workflow and my goal I draw the comics in AI, compose everything into square boxes of different sizes. Copy the AI vectors into a PSD...
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    Extracting color samples

    Hello, I am new at this so thanks for helping me out. I am making a fiber art portrait from a photograph. I need to duplicate the colors in the photo with fabric. I know in Corel you can select the eyedropper, click on the image, and produce a sample of the color to then print out and take to...
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    printing 2 sides of invitation card

    Hi all! Thanks a lot for this wonderful forum :) please excuse me if the below question is really stupid but I am a newbie of photoshop and need your help :) I'm designing an invitation card (21x14 cm) made of a front page and a back page, two separate psd files. However, since I want to send...
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    print size problems

    Hi, I am in the process of doing canvas prints to frames, I have a print size problem. Whenever I put the size I want to print it never prints the right size, I am new to printing and Photoshop so any help would be great Thanks Kevin
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    PS Document size question 11x17 Poster

    Hi Folks, I'm ready for printing but don't understand the correct sizing in PS,Staples uses Publisher so they can't help on the file size. When trying the 11x17 Dimension poster size I get a small thumbnail box,After zooming to 3200 and copying everything over it's awful & fuzy...
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    How to set default printing to black/grey instead of color?

    I'm very technology-challenged and I need help! I tried to google the answer, to no avail. I work at a tattoo shop and every time the artists try to print from photoshop, it automatically goes to color. We want the default to be black/grey. Any help??? I really appreciate it!
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    Moire on print but not on PDF? What to do?

    Hi Photoshop Gurus I have moire on these images even-though it looked perfect before print? Is there a way i can make a preview that reveals the "hidden" moire? I view it in printview on photoshop(calibrated to my imac screen) "there was a little moire" then saved it as PDF "then no moire"...
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    Print size driving me mad.

    Hi Everyone, For some reason I am having problems with getting a correct print size. I am running CS5 on OSx Maverick. I need to print an A4 Sheet with several circular designs exactly 3cm dia. These need to be cut out to fit on badge blanks. I have tried to size the original image using...
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    Please help! Print problem

    I designed this adoption announcement for my friend's son . It's 11 x 14 and 300 dpi.. yet i got this message "I downloaded the files and uploaded them to Costco. No matter what size from 4x6 on up to 11x14 i tried, it wants to crop them and cut off part of the design and says the resolution is...
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    New Member intro and question

    Hello from Arizona! I'm a new member of this forum and have been a Photoshop user since the late 90's. Being a fine art printmaker who prints my own work for my Studio, I recently upgraded from Photoshop CS3 to Photoshop CC. I'm doing some Landscape photography with a Gigapan Epic 100 auto...
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    need my photos brightened?

    Can someone please brighten these pictures for me, I'd really like to print them out, thanks so much!
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    Trying to change this picture to 4x6 with portrait orientation.

    I want to print this picture onto photo paper. I wanted to print it in portrait orientation with 4x6 dimensions, but I have no idea how to do this without distorting the picture. Can anyone help me? I attached inline as well as an attachment. If anyone can help me, thank you!
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    Printing DPI What PPI?

    I am getting a large poster printed. The place I am getting it printed says the printer is 150dpi. What PPI should I use for my image? I have tried to upload a image that is 150PPI and it gave me an error saying invalid file type. 72PPI and 144PPI worked though. Is there someway of working out...
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    [Request] Criminal-Logo 2500x2500 Pxl (hopefully not too difficult)

    Hello Community! So there's this picture of Lorenor Zorro from OnePiece: I really like this awesome logo (It's a fictional brand in the OnePiece universe called "Criminal") and it would be pretty cool if you could make this logo with the exact colors and the greyish circle around it with PS...
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    changing a pattern/ print on a shirt into a solid color? Help!!!

    I need to know if there is a way to change a pattern/ print on a shirt into a solid color while keeping the shadow details and natural bends and wrinkles in the garment? HELP!!! =)
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    Print Dialogue

    Hi All, I'm new here and am looking forward to becoming enlightened by all you Gurus out there!!!!! I need it! First questions: How come my page size keeps changing back to the default (Din A4), even thought I've changed it and clicked either 'done' or 'print', even on the very same document...
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    not satisfied with the print!!!

    i have finished a layout design from a tarpaulin using ps with the size of 5X8 ft.after finishing the layout i change the resolution from 300 then save it as jpeg. it contains some images of a child and some text but, but when it was printed i'm not satisfied with the result. the image and the...
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    Error: can't print...ICC profiles no longer installed

    When attempting to print from Photoshop Elements 9 I get the error: "Could not print because the ICC profile is no longer installed." OS is Windows7 Home Premium. The error message appeared all of a sudden (after a year of work without problems) and with both my two printers permanently...