Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Premium All-in-One For Dummies

Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Premium All-in-One For Dummies

By: Fred Gerantabee (author), Jennifer Smith (author), Christopher B. R. Smith (author)Paperback

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Description

The perennial Adobe Creative Suite bestseller fully updated for Adobe CS5 Featuring eight books in one, this All-in-One For Dummies guide covers the key features and tools that you need to know in order to understand how to use each individual program within the Adobe Creative Suite InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Flash to its fullest potential. Within the nearly 1,000 pages, you ll find creative inspiration as well as tips and techniques to sharpen you productivity. Dedicates a minibook to each of the programs within the latest version of Adobe Creative Suite 5 InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash as well as a minibook devoted to Creative Suite basics Serves as a one-stop learning opportunity for each product inside the Design Premium Suite Walks you through creating print and web-based marketing or advertising materials or other publications Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Premium All-in-One For Dummies is a premium resource on all Adobe Creative Suite 5 can do for you.

About Author

Jennifer Smith, Executive Vice President of the American Graphics Institute, is the author of Photoshop CS5 Digital Classroom and other books. Christopher Smith is an industry expert on electronic publishing software. Fred Gerantabee is an author and Emmy Award winning interactive designer and Web developer.

Contents

Introduction 1 Book I: Adobe Creative Suite 5 Basics 7 Chapter 1: Introducing Adobe Creative Suite 5 9 Chapter 2: Using Common Menus and Commands 17 Chapter 3: Exploring Common Panels 29 Chapter 4: Using Common Extensions and Filters 35 Chapter 5: Importing and Exporting 41 Chapter 6: Handling Graphics, Paths, Text, and Fonts 55 Chapter 7: Using Color 65 Chapter 8: Printing Documents 71 Book II: InDesign CS5 79 Chapter 1: What s New in InDesign CS5 81 Chapter 2: Introducing InDesign CS5 87 Chapter 3: Working with Text and Text Frames 105 Chapter 4: Drawing in InDesign 129 Chapter 5: Understanding Page Layout 149 Chapter 6: Clipping Paths, Alignment, and Object Transformation 169 Chapter 7: Understanding Color and Printing 179 Chapter 8: Integrating InDesign with Other Creative Suite Applications 191 Chapter 9: Exporting Documents for Printing and as Graphics 201 Book III: Illustrator CS5 211 Chapter 1: What s New in Illustrator CS5 213 Chapter 2: Discovering Illustrator CS5 225 Chapter 3: Using the Selection Tools 239 Chapter 4: Creating Basic Shapes 249 Chapter 5: Using the Pen Tool and Placing Images 259 Chapter 6: Using Type in Illustrator 273 Chapter 7: Organizing Your Illustrations 299 Chapter 8: Using Layers 309 Chapter 9: Livening Up Illustrations with Color 317 Chapter 10: Using the Transform and Distortions Tools 337 Chapter 11: Working with Transparency and Special Effects Tools 349 Chapter 12: Using Filters and Effects 363 Chapter 13: Using Your Illustrator Images 375 Book IV: Photoshop CS5 391 Chapter 1: Exploring New Features in Photoshop CS5 393 Chapter 2: Getting Into Photoshop CS5 Basics 401 Chapter 3: Messing with Mode Matters 411 Chapter 4: Creating a Selection 419 Chapter 5: Using the Photoshop Pen Tool 439 Chapter 6: Thinking about Resolution Basics 449 Chapter 7: Creating a Good Image 457 Chapter 8: Working with Painting and Retouching Tools 471 Chapter 9: Using Layers 489 Chapter 10: Saving Photoshop Images for Print and the Web 505 Book V: Acrobat 9.0 517 Chapter 1: Discovering Essential Acrobat Information 519 Chapter 2: Creating PDF Files 529 Chapter 3: Adding Interactivity to PDF Files 541 Chapter 4: Editing and Extracting Text and Graphics 549 Chapter 5: Using Commenting and Annotation Tools 557 Chapter 6: Securing Your PDF Files 569 Book VI: Dreamweaver CS5 575 Chapter 1: Getting Familiar with New Features in Dreamweaver 577 Chapter 2: Introducing Dreamweaver CS5 583 Chapter 3: Creating a Web Site 593 Chapter 4: Working with Images 603 Chapter 5: Putting Text on the Page 617 Chapter 6: Linking It Together 631 Chapter 7: Creating Tables 639 Chapter 8: Creating CSS Layouts 651 Chapter 9: Publishing Your Web Site 661 Book VII: Flash Professional CS5 671 Chapter 1: Getting Started in Flash CS5 673 Chapter 2: Drawing in Flash CS5 687 Chapter 3: Symbols and Animation 707 Chapter 4: Creating Advanced Animation 729 Chapter 5: Importing Graphics and Sounds 753 Chapter 6: Lights, Camera, Movie Clips! 775 Chapter 7: Controlling Your Movie with ActionScript 787 Chapter 8: Getting Into the (Work)Flow 809 Chapter 9: Publishing and Final Delivery 823 Chapter 10: Working with Flash Catalyst CS5 841 Book VIII: Fireworks CS5 861 Chapter 1: Introducing Fireworks CS5 863 Chapter 2: Free to Create 871 Chapter 3: Livening Up Your Artwork with Color 881 Chapter 4: Creating Text in Fireworks 887 Chapter 5: Getting Images In and Out of Fireworks 895 Chapter 6: Hotspots, Slices, and CSS Layouts 907 Chapter 7: Using Buttons and Symbols 921 Chapter 8: Don t Just Sit There Animate! 931 Index 943

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780470607466
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 1008
  • ID: 9780470607466
  • weight: 1494
  • ISBN10: 0470607467

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