Creating Halftone Effects in Illustrator

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Creating Halftone Effects in Illustrator

Easily create halftone effects from blends, gradients, gradient meshes, and photos in Illustrator.


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  • Submitted By - Devesh Khanna

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-06 03:58:40


It used to be a time consuming process to create a halftone. First, I would open a picture in Photoshop, convert it to grayscale, apply a halftone effect, open it up in illustrator, trace it, and if didn’t get messed up somewhere in the process, I would use the halftone in Illustrator. In Illustrator CS3 it is quite a bit easier to create halftones without leaving Illustrator.    More detail...

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