Adobe Creative Suite CS bootcamp course Image

Event Phone: 202-556-0822

  • January 14, 2016 - January 15, 2016
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    - Instructor: Witherell

(Custom/Group Training Available.  Please contact us for additional information.)

Course Description

Learn how to be productive by utilizing multiple Adobe software together with the Adobe Creative Suite CC Bootcamp Course!  You will learn in this class about the interoperability and productivity possible between Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat PDF. Working hands-on, you’ll get answers to all your questions about Adobe workflow for print publishing.

Topics include:

  • Organizing and using improved-performance Adobe Bridge
  • Bridge Home, collections, review mode, grid lock, web galleries, contact sheets
  • Setting up synchronized color management and swatches across applications
  • Adding metadata to your digital files; making and reviewing collections of files
  • Photoshop adjustment panel, masks panel, rotate canvas, content-aware scaling
  • Figuring correct resolution in Photoshop; creating layer comps
  • Using Photoshop’s smart guides, smart objects, and non-destructive smart filters
  • Vibrance adjustment layer; color range mask; on-image controls
  • Auto blend and auto align to speed up collage techniques
  • The quick selection tool is the magical magic wand
  • On-object editing, eraser, align anchors, etc.
  • Tracing scanned artwork in Illustrator with LiveTrace and LivePaint,
  • Exploring color with LiveColor
  • Preparation of Illustrator files for InDesign
  • Working with link panel, live preflighting, and smart guides
  • Styles, style mapping, scripts, GREP searches, and GREP styles for productivity
  • Enhanced text handling features, view rotation, and other new features
  • Export to an Adobe Flash publication online, complete with page transitions
  • New ways to zoom in and out of your artwork
  • Exporting to PDF for web, digital printing, and commercial printing
  • Useful production tools including separations preview, fix-ups, and black and white conversion

Location

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 202-556-0822

Address:
1940 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, Virginia, 22314, United States