Author Archives: Simon

Summary The panel appears non-fucntional and is displaying the error Write to Cache Folder. Why am I seeing this error? There is an issue with the cache folder on your local hard drive.  This error can be triggered by multiple factors such as: The cache folder itself is not writable and therefore the panel is unable …

 

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Summary You are trying to render an AR Mockup but are presented with Failed to open Mask Document instead. Why am I seeing this error? Each AR Mockup contains 168 photos representing different views.  Each of these 168 photos has a companion mask channel which is stored alongside the source photo. The mask channel is responsible for …

 

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Summary You are trying to render an AR Mockup but are presented with Failed to open SRC Document instead. Why am I seeing this error? The source photo for this AR Mockup was not found in the cache folder on your local drive.  This error can be triggered by multiple factors such as: The source photo …

 

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Summary You are attempting to export a Spinnable player and were greeted with the error HTML Output Folder Not Empty. Why am I seeing this error? Whenever an AR Mockup is rendered as a spinnable player the panel exports all the rendered images and html files to a folder on your Desktop.  This folder has the …

 

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Summary STEP 2 was clicked with the expectation that a rendered product would be generated. Why am I seeing this error? Whenever STEP 2 is clicked the panel verifies that a valid template is available.  Since each mockup requires a template with very specific dimensions, STEP 2 fails when no compatible template is found. Here are …

 

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IN PROGRESS This tutorial describes the new AR Mockups panel v1.1.6.  The panel itself is complete, however, this tutorial is a work in progress.  Frequent changes will be made to this tutorial over the next few weeks. xxxxx

 

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BOTTLE-SNAP-CAP-002 AR Mockup couples your branded piece directly over the blocked out outline of this digital cylinder. This PSDCovers AR Mockup is made from 168 photographs with each as a variable product delta. About This Bottle Mockup Photographed and presented here as a spinnable mockup, in fact, this cylinder is made from BPA free HDPE …

 

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CONTAINER-CLEANER-001 AR Mockup includes your final 2D image precisely on top of the defined region of this exportable stress packer. This PSDCovers AR Mockup is a gallery of 168 pictures with each as a virtual product view. About This Container Mockup Although presented as a mockup, if purchased in a store you’d notice this stress …

 

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CAN-AEROSOL-SPRAY-001 AR Mockup applies your submitted presentation directly on the straight sides of this aerosol product. This PSDCovers AR Mockup is arranged using 168 shots with each as a proxy for a similar product. About This Can Mockup Existing digitally as a rasterized mockup, in reality, this aerosol dispenser is a metallic cylinder.  Additionally, this …

 

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BOTTLE-FONDUE-FUEL-002 AR Mockup applies your finalized 2D design directly onto the provisioned space of this rotating wide mouth cylinder. This PSDCovers AR Mockup is put together as 168 photographs with each as a different product line of sight. About This Bottle Mockup Visible above as a rasterized mockup, in fact, this wide mouth cylinder is …

 

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BOTTLE-PUMP-002 AR Mockup includes your branded 2D pitch properly onto the provided outline of this rotating pump dispenser. This PSDCovers AR Mockup is a sequence of 168 images with each as a virtual product view. About This Bottle Mockup Visible now as a spinnable mockup, in truth, this pump dispenser is made from HDPE plastic …

 

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Summary “The panel seems to never load the thumbnail previews and displays an ERROR! notification if I try rendering STEP 1 or STEP 2.” When the panel displays a list of mockups with their titles and descriptions but fails to load the thumbnail previews then the issue is a missing cache folder.  There was a permissions …

 

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Summary “Whenever I try rendering a mockup the panel displays an ERROR! message” Solution The PSDCovers panel stores assets locally on your computer, this in turn allows the panel to run faster (and without an internet connection) than downloading assets every-time a mockup has to be rendered. While this generally works error-free the cache files …

 

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Summary “I would like to pay for membership without using PayPal.” PayPal is currently our only payment processor, however, you can still make a payment directly with your credit card. Solution PayPal only allows direct credit card payments on non-recurring products, therefore this solution currently works with our $24 1yr plan. Go to the Membership …

 

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Summary I see PSDCovers watermarking elements rendered over my final mockup. Why am I seeing this? The reason you are seeing PSDCovers elements over your own artwork is due to incorrect content placement in the Layers panel. Please note that PSDCovers does not watermark mockup renders for Free or Premium users. Solution When placing your …

 

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Summary Using Extension Manager CC to install PSDCovers generates modal error stating “This extension can not be installed, it requires Photoshop version 14.0 or greater.” Why am I seeing this error? Extension Manager CC was deprecated after CC 2014 — you cannot use Extension Manager CC to install Photoshop plugins for any version after CC …

 

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