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Old 05-05-2011, 02:44 PM   #18
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I wish I would have seen this thread the other day, before I made my sig. It's a good tip to make the file at double the dimensions to make it easier. I plan on re-doing my sig when I get some better pics, and I'll definitely follow this thread.
Honestly, I think you did pretty good on your current sig. The only knock is the quality of the picture of your car. Outside of that, it looks very nice. If you got a better picture of your car, I think the current one would look much better.

As for working in double/triple the size of the finished product, it was the very first thing I was taught to do
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Old 05-05-2011, 02:55 PM   #19
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Honestly, I think you did pretty good on your current sig. The only knock is the quality of the picture of your car. Outside of that, it looks very nice. If you got a better picture of your car, I think the current one would look much better.

As for working in double/triple the size of the finished product, it was the very first thing I was taught to do
Thanks for the complements!!! PS'ing is still fairly new to me (I didn't start until after the ZL1 pics were released, now I'm hooked!).

The pic was an HDR photo, and the Camera was set for a central focus w/ a soft background. User error. Haha... I plan on getting some better pics as soon as I wax the car again (very soon).
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Old 05-05-2011, 04:33 PM   #20
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The pic was an HDR photo, and the Camera was set for a central focus w/ a soft background. User error. Haha... I plan on getting some better pics as soon as I wax the car again (very soon).
The issue isn't the picture so much as the detail. The HDR photos look great in a large photo, but when you shrink them, they sometimes look distorted/out of focus. That's what I meant by the knock on the quality.

Still, if you are new to PS, it's a really good start.

If you want to see some more of my work....some old, some new...

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=141200

http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=137216
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Old 05-05-2011, 04:48 PM   #21
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You've done some great work!

I'll play around some more next week and see what I can come up with...
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Old 05-05-2011, 05:03 PM   #22
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thanks for the info I am going to try it out aafter I get some good shots of the car. will post later.
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Old 08-26-2011, 12:43 PM   #23
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Old 08-26-2011, 01:47 PM   #24
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Great write up. Thank you
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Old 08-26-2011, 07:03 PM   #25
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Great write up. I like it. Thanks. You did the whole "Feed a man fish he eats for a day, teach him how to fish, you feed him for life" <==== you know what I mean.
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:40 AM   #26
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I have gimp 2 and I can't figure it out. Maybe I need to get photo shop
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Old 08-27-2011, 02:38 PM   #27
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I have gimp 2 and I can't figure it out. Maybe I need to get photo shop
Gimp is a bit harder to do it with, as I haven't used that one in a while. It can be done with it, but its a bit more of a pain.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask.

For all the thank yous, I appreciate it. I did this so that everyone could enjoy their own stuff, rather than have to ask!
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So here is my attempt at creating a new banner using Paint,NET software.
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Old 08-28-2011, 08:18 PM   #29
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So here is my old signature:

And below is my next attemp using Paint.NET
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How do you make your sig pic clickable so it takes you to my journal?
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How do you make your sig pic clickable so it takes you to my journal?
Go to your journal, then copy the address bar with the link to your journal. Then go to your [User CP] and click [Edit Signature] in the left column. Highlight [SIGPIC][/SIGPIC] in the text box. Now, click the [Insert Link] icon (it looks like the globe with chain link in front of it) and paste your journal's web address. Then click [OK], and it should be set!
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I think I got it. Thanks!
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It works!
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