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I can answer Graphics questions related to Adobe Illustrator 9, 10, and CS. I also have Photoshop experience. Setting up files for printing is my main area of expertise. I am familiar with both PC and Mac platforms. No question is too silly. The only thing silly is a question not asked!

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Major hotel chains; Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, Holiday Inn, Westin.
Cruise lines; Princess Cruises, Norweigan Cruise lines, Holland America.
Casinos; Luxor, Foxwoods, Trump Sonesta.

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2013-05-15 illustrator help:

Hi Greg,    If I understand correctly this suggestion should work for you. Select your shape, then in the Object drop-down menu choose Path>Offset Path. a window opens and you can specify how much larger

2013-03-03 Business cards and fliers:

Hello Elisha,    A quick suggestion is to scan the image with a flatbed scanner open in Photoshop. Once in there you can manipulate the image to achieve your desired results. If you don't have a scanner

2012-12-07 Graphics:

Hello,    Photoshop is much better than it used to be for text capabilities. I typically work in Illustrator for laying out the file when working with text and images. But It really depends on your needs

2012-10-08 How to reduce PDF file size from AI CS4:

Hi Barbara,  You mentioned using PDF Optimizer but that only reduced by 2 or 3 megs. In Acrobat, under Document drop down menu, there is also a "Reduce file size" selection. That should reduce the file

2012-10-07 How to reduce PDF file size from AI CS4:

Hi Barbara,    A quick answer is using a file compression software. MacZip for Macs or 7-Zip for Windows. The software reduces file size without compromising quality. Both are free to download and easy


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