Restoring cropped border elements


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Restoring cropped border elements

In this exercise, we are going to take another stab at rasterizing this artwork but this time, we are going to restore all of that background information, so that none of the border is cropped away. You are working along inside Photoshop, you go ahead and open an Illustrator file, you get the Import PDF dialog box and no matter what you set Crop To here, you don't get the results that you are looking for. So you crop to the Bounding Box and you are clipping away the border. If you crop to the Bleed Box which is going to give you the most generous results, you are cropping away the border. If you set Crop To, to the Trim Box size which is going to crop to the artboard, then you crop away the border, and so on.

So what in the world do you do? Why isn't there an option here for keep everything and don't crop away anything Photoshop? Well, it's not really Photoshop's fault, it's a function of the PDF file format. So what we have to do is correct the problem by expanding ...

Restoring cropped border elements
Video duration: 5m 39s 14h 53m Intermediate

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Restoring cropped border elements provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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