Description : Written by an industry professional with over 20 years' experience of training in electronic publishing software, InDesign in easy steps breaks down this versatile, user-friendly page layout software into a straightforward, manageable and logical series of learning events. If your aim is to get started with the basics, become a competent and confident user, and then to master InDesign - this book is for you. The book builds from the basics, such as the Working Environment, Building Pages, Text, character and Paragraph settings. Then, it continues to cover more and more of the extensive range of functionality InDesign has to offer. By following the book's logical structure you can develop the core skills needed to master the software. Areas covered include: Tables and Tabs; Table of Contents, Indexing and Books; Printing and Exporting; Transformations and Transparency; Paths and the Pen Tool. For both Windows & Mac users.
Description : You've mastered page design and can easily work your Quark magic. Now you are ready to take the plunge and switch to Adobe InDesign CS2 and you need to learn and start successfully using the award-winning software, immediately! Real World Adobe InDesign CS2 has all the industrial-strength techniques and time-saving tips you need to start laying out, proofing, and printing pages with InDesign CS2, without missing a beat or a deadline! You'll find everything you need here to master InDesign's advanced page layout tools, manage color, snippets, use the Bridge effectively, and more. You'll also find complete coverage of InDesign CS2's new features: Object Styles, Photoshop and Adobe PDF layer support, using InCopy, Smarter text handling, flexible XML support, and much more. Written by pros for design pros, this book has all the real-world, industrial-strength InDesign CS2 techniques that will make all the difference in your fast-paced production environment!
Description : KEY BENFIT: Designed for users at a variety of skill levels, Learning Adobe InDesign CS2 teaches using real-world design examples.The Learning series provides a total-immersion, hands-on tutorial that walks users step-by-step, mouse-click by mouse-click, keystroke by keystroke through all the features of the software application. The well-illustrated, spiral-bound book contains easy-to-read, appealingly formatted procedural explanations and step-by-step exercises in a multi-part Lesson format. Adobe InDesign CS2. End-of-Lesson material includes curriculum integration exercises which integrate other subject areas (Math, English, Social Studies, and Science) and projects on authors, artists, history, politics, and more. For those at a variety of skill levels that want to learn Adobe InDesign CS2.
Description : Visually inspiring guide shows users how to create dazzling pages with the hottest and newest desktop publishing leader – Adobe InDesign CS2!
Description : With its intuitive interface and seamless integration with other Adobe software, InDesign is rapidly gaining ground on QuarkXPress in the page layout and desktop publishing market The only InDesign book that shows designers step by step how to produce amazing effects and cool tricks that they can immediately incorporate into their own work A stunning full-color guide that offers a highly visual, spread-based interior design Includes cross-platform Mac and Windows coverage
Description : If InDesign CS2 can do it, you can do it too ... Here's everything you need to make the most of the software that's fast becoming the dominant professional tool. Take advantage of dynamic spell-checking, or create anchored objects that follow the text referring to them. Learn new object styles that let you easily apply consistent formatting and easily repeat transformations. Whether you're producing an ad campaign, a magazine, or an interactive PDF file, this comprehensive reference takes you step by step through the processes and techniques you need to create stunning layout projects. Inside, you'll find complete coverage of InDesign CS2 Enjoy enhanced integration with Adobe® Photoshop®, Illustrator®, and Acrobat® Quickly apply formatting to almost any object with new object styles Improve text handling with automatic bulleted or numbered lists, intelligent paragraph alignment, customizable Word import, and footnoting Customize InDesign with keyboard shortcuts, workspace arrangements, and other saved presets Easily switch presets in multi-user environments Use nested styles to apply multiple levels of formatting to text Create custom colors and duotone effects Learn how to make the switch from QuarkXPress® and PageMaker® painlessly Simplify workgroup operations with the InCopy® add-on
Description : Over the last few years, Adobe InDesign has made significantinroads against QuarkXPress, with adoptions by major mediacompanies such as Meredith Corporation and Hearst Magazines; it isnow the only desktop publishing program taught at many artschools Shows graphic designers how to get up to speed quickly on thelatest InDesign release, make the most of program tools, creategreat page designs, add sparkle, and output to a variety ofmedia The authors, both Quark experts who've converted to InDesign,offer special tips and insights to Quark users who are making (orthinking of making) the switch to InDesign
Description : If you've ever worked in a fast-paced editorial environment, you know just how frustrating it can be to wait as each member of the team–from writer, to editor, to artist–makes changes to his or her piece of the layout puzzle. With InCopy, you don't have to! The Adobe InCopy Book shows editorial teams how to take control of the copy-fitting process as editors, designers, and writers work simultaneously on the same InDesign CS document. The guide begins with the basics, explaining what InCopy is and how it integrates with InDesign before moving on to describe the interface. The second section provides a feature-by-feature breakdown of how the program works, using simple step-by-step instructions and plenty of screen shots to ease the way. The remainder of the book is devoted to real-world workflows: one in which design trumps copy (that is, the design is created first), one in which copy trumps design (copy is created first), and one in which copy and design are of equal importance.