Sherpa Safari – Month Two

This post has been generously submitted by Webcomics.com Member, J.R. Faulkner, creator of Promises, Promises. I’m now eight weeks into the great Sherpa safari and my impressions of this service are not improving. One of my big beefs from the […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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To Alias or to Anti-Alias… that is the question.

So, in a follow-up to yesterday’s post on creating professional-quality word balloons using Photoshop Actions, a Webcomics.com member asked the following: Do you use “anti-Aliasing” on while using the fill tool? Back when I was coloring for Image, we were […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Photoshop Fill Action — and a Word Balloon trick

By now, you’ve probably noticed that the Photoshop Fill tool does a less-than-perfect job of filling a shape with a color. And you probably know about the workaround, which involves creating a Photoshop Action to fill the shape fully. Today […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Storyboards and Comics: Big Careers in Itty Bitty Panels

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E-mail your comic to subscribers

Earlier, a subscriber asked about generating and maintaining a subscription-based e-mail distribution system for their comic. Readers would sign up and then receive an e-mail containing the comic for every update. I pointed the reader to this post from the […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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CMYK Preview in RGB mode

Q. So I accidentally set up some pages I am coloring in RGB instead of CMYK (and yes these are intended for print), and am wondering if I am going to have problems with the conversion (major color shifts). The […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Prep your site for the Q4 ad season

The holiday-shopping season is in full swing, and that means that advertisers have entered their full push towards the end of the fourth quarter. Here’s what you need to know to maximize your advertising profits during this crucial period of […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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