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 : Learn Adobe® InDesign® CS2 with hands-on exercises and demo movies. Do you like to learn by doing? Do manuals leave you bored and craving realworld examples? Do you want concrete training that goes beyond theory and reference materials? If so, this is the book for you. These hands-on exercises, complete with insider tips and detailed color illustrations, teach you the latest techniques for powerful page layout using Adobe InDesign CS2. You’ll learn to set up documents, work with text and type styles, add color, work with tables, use transparency and other effects, and bring in graphics to your InDesign projects. You’ll also learn how to use the new features in InDesign CS2 such as Adobe Bridge, drag and drop text editing, layer visibility, and shareable swatches, to name only a few. Accompanied by a CD-ROM loaded with classroomproven exercises, QuickTime movies, and bonus tutorials, this book ensures you'll master the key features of InDesign CS2 in no time. 100+ Step-by-Step Tutorials • Learning the interface • Applying character and paragraph formatting • Using leading, kerning, and tracking • Creating paragraph and character styles • Creating colors • Placing and working with graphics • Creating and transforming vector artwork • Planning documents with Facing Page layouts • Working with tables • Using drop shadows, transparency, and feathering • Using long document tools • Outputting and exporting • Plus much more! Brian Wood is the vice president/ director of training and co-owner of eVolve Computer Graphics Training Inc., a Seattle-based company that specializes in providing training in Adobe Creative Suite applications. Brian has been an Adobe Certified Expert (A.C.E) in InDesign since version 2.0, and is also an Adobe Certified Instructor (A.C.I) in the program. He is also certified in QuarkXPress and has taught and used page layout programs for well over 10 years. lynda.com, Inc. specializes in training books and video instruction for creative professionals. Check out the web site at www.lynda.com. .
Description : This step-by-step book and accompanying DVD-ROM gets readers working with InDesign--a popular page layout/publishing program--immediately so they can build real-world projects while mastering fundamental and advanced concepts.
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 : Presents step-by-step lessons on the digital image editing software with two hours of video instruction on the companion DVD-ROM.
Description : Graphic design professionals and design students alike have embraced Adobe InDesign as the industry standard for page layout software—and they're mastering it with ADOBE INDESIGN CS6 REVEALED. A thorough, in-depth exploration of the latest release, this highly visual book covers all the fundamental concepts, starting with the workspace and proceeding logically and intuitively to more advanced topics. Chock full of new lessons covering new features, this edition retains its step-by-step tutorials and user-friendly design, resulting in a resource that is comprehensive, clear, and effective. The Data Files used to complete the projects found in the book are now available online. For access information please refer to the directions available in the preface of the book. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : As part of the Revealed Series, this new book offers comprehensive coverage of basic through advanced features using Adobe InDesign CS2, Photoshop CS2, and Illustrator CS2, the components of Adobe Creative Suite 2.
Description : Build your InDesign expertise,one technique at a time. In Adobe InDesign CS3 How-Tos, authors John Cruise and Kelly Kordes Anton bring you 100 carefully selected techniques to help you get right to work in InDesign, the world’s most powerful page layout program. Their strategy is to focus on those features you’re most likely to use, showcasing each in a clearly explained, well-illustrated, stand-alone technique—complete with a relevant hint or two. These bite-sized lessons offer a great way to learn just what you need to know when you need it, exploring the program in a way, and at a pace, that makes sense to you. Before you know it, you’ll master all these tools and techniques, and more: • Customize the interface [Tip #6] • Add metadata to documents [Tip #14] • I nsert variable text [Tip #29] • Add special effects to type [Tip #34] • Format tables with styles [Tip #45] • U se spot colors, process colors, and tints [Tip #74] • Paginate a book [Tip #86] • U se PDF presets for output [Tip #96].
Description : This ILT Series course builds on the concepts and skills taught in Adobe InDesign CS2: Basic. Students will learn how to use the application to create professional-looking layouts more efficiently. Specifically, they will learn how to set up multi-page spreads, work with vector paths, format type using advanced features, create lighting effects, adjust transparency, define object styles, explore the use of tables in a document, use the Story Editor, and manage long documents.