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    Sticky Thread [Typesetting] Font Identification and Recommendations

    This thread is for people to ask about fonts. Whether you need help finding a font you saw somewhere or need advice on what kind of font to use for a...

    Started by DrPepperPro‎, January 30, 2006 01:44 AM
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    Sticky Thread [Discussion] Photoshop - Questions and Discussion

    Here is a place for you to talk about Photoshop (any version). You may ask questions, give tips, discuss features and plugins, share brushes and...

    Started by DrPepperPro‎, January 13, 2006 12:00 PM
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    Sticky Thread [Discussion] GIMP - Questions and Discussion

    Here is a place for you to talk about GIMP (any version). You may ask questions, give tips, discuss features and plugins, share brushes and other...

    Started by DrPepperPro‎, January 13, 2006 12:00 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread [Info] Attention to International Scanlators!

    Hello everyone First of all, sorry that I had to make everyone to read this announcement, even though a large portion of you are not involved. ...

    Started by bax‎, August 30, 2009 12:30 PM
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  1. Need TL, where do I post?

    I'm looking for a TL to pick up a dropped project, but not sure how to go about posting here correctly or finding a TL in a different place. I...

    Started by Zook‎, August 20, 2014 09:34 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    August 21, 2014, 08:09 AM Go to last post
  2. [Scanning] Should I use auto-correction when scanning?

    I currently have a Canon LiDE110 scanner and scan a lot of raw for sharing, not really with any scanlation groups in particular, but more for just...

    Started by greencactus‎, August 13, 2014 01:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    August 13, 2014, 01:26 PM Go to last post
  3. [Typesetting] Typesetting in Gimp!!! HELP!

    Typesetting In Gimp: Okay so I want to join a manga scans group but I really don't have any experience in typesetting. Also I don't have photoshop I...

    Started by TheWonderer‎, July 15, 2014 01:33 PM
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    July 15, 2014, 01:33 PM Go to last post
  4. [Scanning] Scanning services

    http://www.bookfire.net/ I recently found out there's a lot of services in Japan that offer to digitize books of your choice (this includes manga...

    Started by a6339200‎, June 28, 2014 10:20 AM
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    June 28, 2014, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  5. Confused

    [Discussion] [SOLVED] Making a website

    I don't really know where to ask this question, but I think it fitted this category the best.. but on to my question.. I'm starting a new...

    Started by Freelance Walk‎, September 03, 2013 04:44 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    April 23, 2014, 03:40 PM Go to last post
  6. [Miscellaneous] Questions, I want to translate a manga.

    I have been a poster for a long time, and feel like is my turn to contribute something. I would like to translate Katte ni kaizo made by Kumeta...

    Started by perroloco‎, March 27, 2014 11:12 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    March 27, 2014, 02:31 PM Go to last post
  7. [Cleaning] Remove halftone or descreen hi-res color scan?

    I'm trying to clean up some scans I have so they're nice smooth colors, but still have details in the lines. I scanned them at 600 dpi and plan on...

    Started by truanifan678‎, February 20, 2014 07:41 AM
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    February 22, 2014, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  8. [Cleaning] How do I do these stars?

    I've been trying to make these stars just like the original, but I can't make their inside white. Obs.: I'm using Photoshop CS5. I have...

    Started by Ana Clara‎, February 14, 2014 05:16 PM
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    • Views: 497
    February 15, 2014, 07:44 AM Go to last post
  9. [Miscellaneous] Need Help on Uploading Scanlated Manga, etc...

    New to this website. Just made a scanlation group but don't know how to upload the release on this website. Can anyone teach me how to do it?

    Started by pipeds‎, January 27, 2014 01:53 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 455
    January 27, 2014, 08:38 AM Go to last post
  10. [Cleaning] Can you help me?

    I've a problem with this light line on the left, I find it often: Probably I'm stupid, couse I'm new to this job. When I clean the raw, that...

    Started by Sawaki‎, January 23, 2014 03:09 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    January 24, 2014, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  11. [Cleaning] How to Draw Lines?

    I'm trying to clean and redraw these lines, but how do you do this? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

    Started by tart‎, December 04, 2013 07:03 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    January 17, 2014, 02:23 AM Go to last post
  12. [Cleaning] Help/Advice for Newbie Redrawer

    Good day ladies and gentlemens, is a pleasure to meet you all and hope you could advise and help me out in the future. Yes i am noob with no...

    Started by NiN‎, January 15, 2014 01:50 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    January 16, 2014, 09:54 AM Go to last post
  13. Confused

    [Cleaning] Cloning or Coloring on top?

    Hello, just want to know your opinions on which one is better when removing the shadows (dots). Would it be better to use cloning or just color on...

    Started by R00KIE‎, January 10, 2014 04:33 PM
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    • Views: 471
    January 11, 2014, 03:12 PM Go to last post
  14. [Cleaning] how much to crop

    Hi, I'm new cleaner, I've been working on POCKET MONSTERS ADVENTURES SPECIAL manga from the raw volumes. they're a nice and clean raws but...

    Started by Libya‎, December 02, 2013 01:57 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 637
    January 08, 2014, 07:45 PM Go to last post
  15. [Miscellaneous] Recommended resolution/image type of HQ manga scans

    There a recommended resolution and image type (jpg or PNG) in terms of doing HQ scans?

    Started by Ominae‎, November 06, 2013 01:44 AM
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    • Views: 824
    January 08, 2014, 07:06 PM Go to last post
  16. Poll

    Poll: [Typesetting] Hyphens vs. No Hyphens

    When typesetting, if you come across some text that won't fit decently in a bubble, what do you prefer to do? Do you prefer to use hypens in order to...

    Started by Bizkit‎, November 20, 2013 06:31 PM
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    January 08, 2014, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  17. [Cleaning] Want to start cleaning, looking for some feedback if you would be so kind :)

    Hello! I'm new to this and just really wanted to know if I was doing this right or how wrong I was doing it. I'll take any and all...

    Started by Yandeko‎, November 10, 2013 07:03 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    January 08, 2014, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  18. [Scanning] Scanning in Grayscale Mode

    So I scanned my book in grayscale mode, as suggested by most of the online scanning guides, but they somehow turned out like this. Note: I used...

    Started by Deruaz‎, November 02, 2013 11:42 PM
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    January 08, 2014, 06:27 PM Go to last post
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    [Cleaning] Feedback and what to improve

    It took me a long while for this page and I felt dissatisfied at the end of it, though I couldn't figure out why. Any feedback is appreciated! ...

    Started by StarkPoseidon‎, November 04, 2012 05:58 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    January 04, 2014, 03:59 AM Go to last post
  20. Exclamation

    [Cleaning] Example of Cleaned Chapters

    Cleaned by Rulate Project cleaned 24 http://www.mediafire.com/download/msyn2wxrw6lf4ns cleaned 25...

    Started by kentus‎, September 09, 2013 03:52 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    September 09, 2013, 03:52 PM Go to last post
  21. [Discussion] Preserving quality (the scanning process and final file saving)

    Hello! (this is a bit lengthy post ^^;;) I happen to be self though scanlaitor that 95% of the time worked as leader of the group(s) as well. So I...

    Started by Nachi‎, August 31, 2013 11:48 AM
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    September 03, 2013, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  22. [Typesetting] Wild Words intl in OTF (find or make?)

    I am Brazilian, and my language has a lot of accents. I googled over all the internet and I couldn't find the version of WildWords intl in OTF. ...

    Started by Kayo7‎, May 28, 2013 07:28 AM
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    August 20, 2013, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  23. WSJ Pirate

    [Cleaning] Colour scan challenge - Glare and gradients

    Hey all, I just started on cleaning this page and made a bit of headway but it looks like it might be worth grabbing some advice before I plow...

    Started by Orthio‎, July 18, 2013 07:08 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 854
    August 09, 2013, 04:55 PM Go to last post
  24. Confused

    [Miscellaneous] Ellipsis or Em Dash?

    Hey, I have a proofreading question. When there is hesitation in the middle of word, should you use an ellipsis or em dash? I've seen it done both...

    Started by Bizkit‎, August 05, 2013 06:58 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 552
    August 06, 2013, 03:06 AM Go to last post
  25. [Cleaning] [Cleaning] Redrawing Dotted Lines

    Hi, just wondering if there's anyway to recreate the dotted lines without cloning or individually redrawing each one with the brush tool? I've...

    Started by CatzCradle‎, March 10, 2013 01:58 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,315
    July 28, 2013, 10:28 PM Go to last post
  26. [Cleaning] Need some help with MQ scans.

    Hi, i've been doing this page: http://www.iv.pl/images/47917419506053398623.jpg for almost one month. I have used topaz, without him it's even...

    Started by przykladzik‎, March 09, 2013 12:40 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,770
    July 28, 2013, 10:25 PM Go to last post
  27. [Discussion] All The Needed to Create a Scanlation Group

    Hello , i have been thinking about starting a Scanlation group and need to know all tips / information from where to start & ways used in exchanging...

    Started by mangafoe2‎, December 22, 2012 10:08 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    July 28, 2013, 10:23 PM Go to last post
  28. [Cleaning] Cleaning feedback

    Hello So yeah to get the topic straight, I just want you guys to review this and give constructive criticism. The RAW is WSJ 2013-14. I know...

    Started by raghu2345‎, May 30, 2013 12:23 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    May 30, 2013, 11:44 PM Go to last post
  29. Confused

    [Cleaning] Need some advice!

    I am working on a shoujo manga, and I've never really done any cleaning before. I'm completely new to all this and not so sure if I'm doing a good...

    Started by tenshime‎, December 09, 2012 09:14 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,300
    March 06, 2013, 08:12 AM Go to last post
  30. [Cleaning] editing help

    I want to quote a post of mine from a different section, I am thinking that maybe this was the proper place to put it and i messed up. The...

    Started by animalia‎, March 05, 2013 03:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 789
    March 05, 2013, 03:20 PM Go to last post

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