Total Training for Adobe CS4: Design Workflow

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Total Training for Adobe CS4: Design Workflow

This training introduces you to the process and workflow for building print and web design layouts using all the CS4 Design Products.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: BRIDGE: THE HUB OF CREATIVE SUITE 4
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. A Quick Tour of the Bridge Interface 00:04:33
    3. Browsing Images & Previewing Thumbnails 00:03:35
    4. Metadata, Keywords, Filtering & Collections 00:05:27
    5. Moving, Copying & Deleting Images 00:02:01
    6. Establishing the Creative Suite Color Settings 00:02:52
    7. Using Additional Bridge Tools & Adobe Services 00:04:52
  2. CHAPTER 2: RASTER IMAGE EDITING WITH PHOTOSHOP®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Introducing Photoshop CS4 00:13:22
    3. Basic Color Correction 00:09:23
    4. Selection Techniques 00:05:14
    5. Quick Mask Mode & the Masks Panel 00:12:22
    6. Working with Layers & Compositing 00:08:46
    7. Using Illustrator® Objects in Photoshop 00:05:42
    8. Adding Layer Styles & Creating Layer Comps 00:05:22
    9. Saving & Outputting from Photoshop 00:02:39
  3. CHAPTER 3: VECTOR IMAGE EDITING WITH ILLUSTRATOR®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Introducing Illustrator CS4 00:06:58
    3. Setting Up Multiple Artboards 00:03:04
    4. Working with Shapes, Fills & Strokes 00:08:09
    5. Tracing a Pencil Drawing with the Pen Tool 00:08:44
    6. Working with Live Trace 00:07:11
    7. Adjusting Colors & Gradients 00:08:38
    8. Working with Effects 00:10:01
    9. Outputting from Illustrator 00:07:15
  4. CHAPTER 4: LAYING IT ALL OUT WITH INDESIGN®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. InDesign CS4 Interface & Navigation 00:10:15
    3. Drawing Shapes & Working with Color 00:05:51
    4. Managing Master Pages & Variables 00:05:36
    5. Inserting & Scaling Graphics 00:12:28
    6. Object Layer Options, Links & Edit Original 00:04:42
    7. Importing Text & Threading Text Frames 00:03:24
    8. Creating Paragraph Styles 00:03:45
    9. Adding Interactive Elements 00:08:20
    10. Outputting Your Work 00:07:37
  5. CHAPTER 5: ADDING MULTIMEDIA WITH ACROBAT®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Introducing Acrobat 9 Professional 00:05:46
    3. Adding Interactivity to PDF Layers 00:06:34
    4. Inserting Sound & Video into a PDF 00:06:30
    5. Merging Files & Creating a Full Screen Slideshow 00:05:46
    6. Assembling a PDF Portfolio 00:05:21
  6. CHAPTER 6: GETTING ANIMATED WITH FLASH®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Introducing Flash CS4 00:03:25
    3. Importing Illustrator Files 00:12:12
    4. Importing Photoshop Files & Layer Selections 00:07:28
    5. Creating & Animating Flash Symbols 00:07:05
    6. Applying an Action to a Button 00:02:53
    7. Motion Tweens, the Motion Editor & Motion Presets 00:05:16
    8. Creating a Banner Layout & Publishing to .SWF 00:04:23
  7. CHAPTER 7: EDITING WEB GRAPHICS WITH FIREWORKS®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Opening Photoshop Files in Fireworks CS4 00:04:17
    3. Resizing Images 00:02:24
    4. Optimizing Images 00:04:45
    5. Setting Hotspots 00:04:29
  8. CHAPTER 8: DESIGNING A WEB LAYOUT WITH DREAMWEAVER®
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Getting to Know Dreamweaver CS4 00:08:06
    3. Slicing an Image in Photoshop 00:06:20
    4. Creating a CSS Layout from Scratch 00:04:55
    5. Centering a CSS Layout 00:09:07
    6. Hyperlinks & CSS 00:04:44
    7. Using a Class Style to Control Layout 00:05:30
    8. Inserting Flash Video 00:06:13
    9. Integrating Photoshop Smart Objects 00:05:45
    10. Finishing Touches 00:05:10
    11. Credits 00:00:12

Product Information

  • Title: Total Training for Adobe CS4: Design Workflow
  • Author(s): Geoff Blake
  • Release date: November 2008
  • Publisher(s): Total Training
  • ISBN: 0827911356091