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The free and open source alternatives to Photoshop and Illustrator are Gimp and Inkscape, respectively. While Adobe has introduced some flexible payment options, their cost can be prohibitive to the non-pirating hobbyist or independent developer. Don't overlook Paint.NET on Windows; it's actually pretty capable as an image editor.
It is unlikely that you will be able to do that. To stream a high quality video over a home Internet connection is going to take a LOT of complex compression. Compression is both memory, CPU and possibly GPU intensive and running a game is also CPU, memory and GPU intensive. This is why the files that FRAPS produces are so massive. They apply minimal ...
I would recommend learning Illustrator and Photoshop for 2d work. Illustrator is a vector graphics program and will produce very small and infinitely scalable art work as the graphics are defined as line and curve strokes with various different types of fills. I believe XNA has vector graphic support. This would mean that the resolution could effectively ...
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