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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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  3. 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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    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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    Poll: [Discussion] Proposed Scanlation Ratings Changes

    Some of you may be aware, and others not, but there have been a few issues/complaints about the current rating system we have, so we talked amongst...

    Started by WinterLion‎, March 11, 2007 03:31 PM
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  2. [Cleaning] how to get the grays like this

    OK I've been trying and trying but I can't seem to get the same effect as this. http://mangahelpers.com/s/i-eat-manga/readonline/17530/1 I'm...

    Started by hash899‎, May 04, 2009 12:43 PM
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  3. [Cleaning] Color pages

    is there a good way to tackle editing color pages? I mean whenever i try it comes out like shit. What i mean is that editing out japanese text using...

    Started by NeoShweaty‎, July 19, 2006 09:51 AM
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    July 26, 2006, 11:02 AM Go to last post
  4. [Discussion] Question for scanlators and leechers alike! Translated SFX or no?

    What is your stance on editing SFX? Personally, I think it makes the manga look a lot more professionally-done, and gives a better all-around...

    Started by Emery‎, March 20, 2008 10:58 PM
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    August 21, 2009, 03:59 PM Go to last post
  5. Confused

    [Miscellaneous] how do LQ raws exists?

    sorry if this sounds like a noob question but I've always wondered about this. You know those really god awful LQ raws, you know the one's that are...

    Started by Revilenigma‎, April 05, 2009 08:10 AM
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    Poll: [Discussion] Height

    Well a discussion came up about height that scanlations should be. It really doesn't matter to me but I wanna see what you guys think. One that wins...

    Started by Xiphias‎, July 31, 2008 02:17 AM
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  7. [Discussion] Questions Thread

    Well, this is necessary for the all Academy section. After all, there must be a place to ask something or for the experts to announce important...

    Started by Predator‎, June 26, 2006 03:01 AM
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  8. [Scanning] Binding & Debinding Manga

    Hey, not sure if i'm suppose to post this here or even allowed to post this question? But what are things that should be done when scanning manga?

    Started by sao‎, May 05, 2006 01:29 PM
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    May 12, 2009, 06:03 PM Go to last post
  9. [Discussion] How long do you spend cleaning a page?

    I just began scanlating (with some photoshop experience) but I think I'm spending way too much time.... and the results are still LQ!! OTL ...

    Started by student_sol‎, September 15, 2009 06:41 AM
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    September 17, 2009, 01:31 AM Go to last post
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    [Miscellaneous] Would you like an SHQ tutorial?

    I've been fiddling with the idea of doing an SHQ (Super High Quality) cleaning tutorial. But if it's an SHQ tutorial, that means I'm going to have to...

    Started by rolobio‎, February 08, 2009 08:09 AM
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    February 15, 2009, 03:46 PM Go to last post
  11. [Scanning] Need a new scanner, what to get?

    Okay, ATM, I have an HP All-In-One Scanner. The problem? Scans are too sharp. Even if I blur in photoshop, they're still not good enough for me to...

    Started by Dubby‎, December 03, 2008 07:31 PM
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    January 08, 2009, 08:58 AM Go to last post
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    [Discussion] New Cleaning Style Frenzy

    'Sup everybody! Everything okay? Hope so :) Good thing MH is such a big and wide spread community, cause that way i can put some order in my train...

    Started by kyuubi654‎, July 02, 2009 01:20 PM
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    August 23, 2009, 06:11 PM Go to last post
  13. [Discussion] are periods needed?

    well, hey. me and some other friends of mine had an argument, about periods (the dots in the end of the sentence) the question is, are periods...

    Started by ThE WoRm‎, May 30, 2006 07:28 AM
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    August 06, 2007, 05:47 AM Go to last post
  14. [Cleaning] Can someone tell me how they did this Gray editing?

    Okay, here's the thing. These guys took a really grainy scan with grainy grays and made the grays smoothe, like so Without messing up the...

    Started by Emery‎, February 12, 2007 11:26 PM
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    February 13, 2007, 09:36 AM Go to last post
  15. [Discussion] Help me with my experiment

    This could be a new project we'd do. The Naruto -> Comic Project :P. Okay, what I want you to do is read the following pages (chapter 315, page 14),...

    Started by Vegitto‎, July 13, 2006 02:21 PM
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    July 20, 2006, 08:43 AM Go to last post
  16. [Discussion] What makes a scan LQ/MQ/HQ?

    Hi, I'm a newbie here. Previous threads related to my question is probably out there somewhere but I can't find it... I'm still getting used...

    Started by student_sol‎, September 15, 2009 06:04 AM
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    September 22, 2009, 05:25 AM Go to last post
  17. [Cleaning] some questions

    By cleaning a manga, there are always new questions popping up, especially for me (still a beginner). So I thought about making a personal "ask for...

    Started by mathi36‎, January 06, 2008 08:52 AM
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    February 08, 2008, 06:02 PM Go to last post
  18. [Miscellaneous] Taking Screen Caps

    Alright. I'm not sure If this is in the right thread, but it's worth a try. We all know when you watch something on your computer, and you want to...

    Started by Akasun‎, December 14, 2005 09:43 AM
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    June 14, 2006, 04:40 PM Go to last post
  19. Sweaty

    [Cleaning] How to clean Fairy Tail MQ/HQ...???

    Sorry, I am newbie here.... I Want to ask to seniors...!!! How to clean Fairy Tail MQ/HQ...??? I will Gratefull if you help me...!!!

    Started by Adexkai‎, August 20, 2009 09:34 AM
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    August 29, 2009, 08:32 AM Go to last post
  20. [Scanning] Scanning RAW Help!

    After browsing through many RAWS, i found HQ RAWS, very "HQ" I just want some advice on example like the settings of scanners, or how to make the...

    Started by KelvinLee‎, August 29, 2009 08:59 AM
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    February 04, 2010, 07:27 PM Go to last post
  21. [Miscellaneous] Question for all scanlators

    I currently translate for Dark Towers but my friend and I are having problems with fans for a certain series. We recently dropped a series due to...

    Started by KuronekoX‎, March 28, 2010 04:04 AM
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    November 12, 2010, 08:09 PM Go to last post
  22. [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
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    July 28, 2013, 10:25 PM Go to last post
  23. [Cleaning] Looking for Filters

    Oh yes! I am looking for filters... Mostly denoisers and such... >:D I've tried some programs, but seems they only do colored o_o Since...

    Started by ddadain‎, April 10, 2007 11:36 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    April 14, 2007, 10:19 PM Go to last post
  24. [Cleaning] about redrawing..

    should you redraw first then denoise or denoise first then redraw? which one is better?

    Started by spades‎, December 14, 2007 04:45 AM
    • Replies: 11
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    December 17, 2007, 09:20 AM Go to last post
  25. [Typesetting] Here's a question for ye olde typesetters,

    I've been in this business for some 10 months now and I'm left with few questions but this one's been on my mind for a while now. How in the...

    Started by LoktarOgar‎, January 15, 2008 01:59 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    January 22, 2008, 07:54 AM Go to last post
  26. [Cleaning] Tips needed for fast cleaning.

    So, I generally only scanlate non-erotic doujinshi. As this is somewhat of a niche, I usually do everything (except the scanning) by myself, from...

    Started by NNescio‎, September 16, 2011 04:51 AM
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    September 19, 2011, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  27. [Cleaning] Grays in Naruto

    Umm how do i do the grays in Naruto. Do i have to download a pattern?

    Started by kyubisharingan‎, July 08, 2006 01:39 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    August 17, 2006, 04:16 AM Go to last post
  28. [Cleaning] need help in here

    how to delete the background text in this picture and put some text in it

    Started by Mangaking‎, October 11, 2006 08:57 PM
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    October 18, 2006, 06:04 AM Go to last post
  29. [Miscellaneous] Quality?

    Is there a difference in the manga scans if their either JPG or PNG?? I can't really tell the difference between the two, except for the fact that...

    Started by Pineapple‎, April 23, 2006 03:48 AM
    • Replies: 10
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    May 23, 2006, 05:19 PM Go to last post
  30. [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
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,385
    September 03, 2013, 02:28 PM Go to last post

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