Essentials for Design Adobe Indesign CS 2, Level Two / Edition 2

Essentials for Design Adobe Indesign CS 2, Level Two / Edition 2

by Robin B McAllister
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131877003

ISBN-13: 9780131877009

Pub. Date: 11/18/2005

Publisher: Prentice Hall

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Your True Academic Design Series

 

Hands-on tutorials with a project orientation designed to provide a thorough

knowledge and understanding of graphic design

 

Features:

•    Extensive End-of-Chapter Exercises include three levels of reinforcement

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Overview

Back Cover

 

Your True Academic Design Series

 

Hands-on tutorials with a project orientation designed to provide a thorough

knowledge and understanding of graphic design

 

Features:

•    Extensive End-of-Chapter Exercises include three levels of reinforcement exercises that emphasize hands-on skill development.

•    Portfolio Builder exercises at the end of every chapter require creative problem solving and the application of learned skills. The completed projects can be combined into a portfolio that will impress at job interviews.

•    Integrating Projects are designed to reflect real-world graphic design work, drawing on skills learned throughout the text.

•    Careers in Design feature offers advice, tips, and resources that will help you on your path to a successful career.

•    Full color format throughout!

 

www.prenhall.com/essentials

Your online resource for mastering graphic design

 

  • Interactive Study Guide

  • Data Project Files

  • Online Exercises and Additional Projects

  • Recent IT Articles

  • Student Career Center

  • . . . and much, much more!

 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131877009
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
11/18/2005
Series:
Essentials for Design Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Expanding Document Layout Skills
Lesson 1: Controlling Pages
Lesson 2: Controlling Text Flow
Lesson 3: Using Templates to Manage Documents
Lesson 4: Using Grids to Facilitate Production
Lesson 5: Using Guides for Effective Layout
Lesson 6: Using Layers for Diversity
Lesson 7: Automating Layout Adjustment
Lesson 8: Creating Documents that Fold
Lesson 9: Automating Production with Presets

Chapter 2. Building Long Documents Why Would I Do This? Visual Summary
Lesson 1: Creating Document Sections and Custom Numbering
Lesson 2: Footnoting Documents
Lesson 3: Creating Jumps
Lesson 4: Building Libraries
Lesson 5: Building Lists
Lesson 6: Building Indexes
Lesson 7: Creating a Master Book Document
Lesson 8: Merging Multiple Files into a Book Summary

Chapter 3. Applying Advanced Typesetting Functions 
Lesson 1: Mastering Text Frame Options
Lesson 2: Applying Hyphenation Parameters
Lesson 3: Justifying Text
Lesson 4: Aligning Margins Optically
Lesson 5: Copying Text Attributes
Lesson 6: Creating Custom Glyph Sets
Lesson 7: Nesting Styles for Productivity
Lesson 8: Setting Type on a Path
Lesson 9: Creating Bulleted and Numbered Lists

Chapter 4. Working with Tables
Lesson 1: Creating Tables
Lesson 2: Importing Tables from Other Programs
Lesson 3: Modifying Tables and Text
Lesson 4: Formatting Tables and Cells
Lesson 5: Working with Rows and Columns
Lesson 6: Merging and Splitting Cells
Lesson 7:Working with Strokes and Fills
Lesson 8: Managing Cell Contents
Lesson 9: Inserting Graphics and Nested Tables

Chapter 5. Working with Color
Lesson 1: Building RGB Colors
Lesson 2: Building CMYK Colors
Lesson 3: Building Tints from Spot Colors
Lesson 4: Creating Mixed Inks
Lesson 5: Creating Transparency
Lesson 6: Creating Realistic Drop Shadows
Lesson 7: Feathering Objects
Lesson 8: Flattening Transparent Objects for Printing
Lesson 9: Managing Color

Chapter 6. Controlling and Editing Documents
Lesson 1: Converting Text to Outlines
Lesson 2: Making and Releasing Compound Paths
Lesson 3: Using the Pathfinder
Lesson 4: Grouping and Ungrouping Objects
Lesson 5: Aligning and Distributing Objects
Lesson 6: Creating Nested and Inline Elements
Lesson 7: Importing and Creating Clipping Paths
Lesson 8: Creating Text Wraps
Lesson 9: Creating Object Styles
Lesson 10: Anchoring Elements 

Chapter 7. Managing Output
Lesson 1: Trapping Images
Lesson 2: Setting Up Bleeds and Slugs
Lesson 3: Printing Your Document
Lesson 4: Exporting EPS Files
Lesson 5: Using the Separations Preview Palette
Lesson 6: Preflighting Documents
Lesson 7: Exporting Files to a GASP
Lesson 8: Using Advanced PDF Features 

Chapter 8. Creating Documents with Structure
Lesson 1: Creating Hyperlinks
Lesson 2: Packaging for GoLive
Lesson 3: Exporting to SVG
Lesson 4: Exporting JPEG
Lesson 5: Tagging XML Document Content
Lesson 6: Assigning Structure in an XML Document
Lesson 7: Exporting XML
Lesson 8: Importing XML
Lesson 9: Merging Data

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