What is Illustrator CC?
Author Justin Seeley gives you a basic overview of Adobe Illustrator and shows how print designers, web designers, and creative professionals are using it to produce vector art and illustrations for use in their design projects. Learn more from the full course at lynda.com.
Removing a person from the background with masking
Learn how to get highly accurate selections of people in order to mask and then remove them from a background. See how the Quick Selection tool works, and then refine the mask edge with the Brush tool. Learn more from the full course on lynda.com.
What is InDesign CC?
Adobe InDesign is the industry-leading application for publication design and production. Justin Seeley gives you an overview and shows how print designers and digital publishing professionals use InDesign to create documents that can be published to a variety of tablets, screens, and print sizes. Learn more from the full course at lynda.com.
Combine photos for group shots
It's very difficult to capture everyone smiling at once for a group portrait. Learn out how to combine images to get the perfect group portrait shot in Photoshop, as well as how to use the Auto-Align Layers feature to align photos with different zoom levels so that they're the same size. Learn more from the full course on lynda.com.
How To Get Started with Adobe InDesign CS6 - 10 Things Beginners Want To Know How To Do
In this episode Terry will demonstrate 10 things beginners want to know how to do in Adobe InDesign CS6.
Quick and easy audio clean-up with Premiere Pro and Audition
Learn how easy it is to send audio clips straight from the Premiere Pro Timeline to Audition for superb audio clean up and multi-track mixing. Once in Audition, you can use powerful noise reduction and sound removing effects to improve the quality of your soundtrack. Then bring the audio back to Premiere with one click.
Changing the color of an object
Learn how to change the color of a car within an image. Deke McClelland uses the Targeted Adjustment tool within the Hue/Saturation adjustments panel to change the color of a car from red to gold without changing the rest of the image colors. Applies to the CC and CS6 versions of Photoshop. Learn more from the full courses at lynda.com.
Create a website - Part 5: Populating page content
Learn how to use Muse by following a step-by-step tutorial for creating a website.
Create complex shapes and refine your illustration
Now that you’ve learned the basics of using the Pencil tool, you’ll start creating more complex shapes. Learn how to continue a path, complete a shape, and create straight and curved segments, all using the Pencil tool. You’ll also take a look at the Path Segment Reshape feature and make some finishing touches to our illustration before moving it into the final composition.
Add a 100% width slideshow
Create a truly memorable site by learning how to set a slideshow to the full width of the screen and at a fixed height, so that it spans the right and left edges of the screen whether viewing on a large desktop monitor or small mobile device screen.
Download starter files and design elements
See how easy it is to get started creating your site, using downloadable starter files and design elements. Add-ons is an online marketplace where you can download free or paid design elements including wireframes, icons, new widgets, and more for use in your site designs.
Cleaning up background noise: Noise and hiss reduction effects
Show: Learn Audition CC
Follow along with author Jeff Sengstack as he demonstrates how to clean up background noise and apply noise/hiss reduction effects to your audio. Excerpted from Learning Adobe Audition CC.
Removing blemishes with the Spot Healing Brush and the Patch tool
Learn how to remove distracting elements in a photograph so the viewer can focus on the person in the image. Julieanne Kost uses the Clone tool, Spot Healing tool, and Healing Brush tools to enhance the image without compromising the character of the person. Applies to the CC and CS6 versions of Photoshop. Learn more from the full courses at lynda.com.
Using Fluid Grid layouts
Show: Digital Design CS6
Designing for multiple screens can be a difficult and time-consuming task. The new Fluid Grid feature in Dreamweaver CS6 gives designers a visual way to control page layout for multiple screen sizes. It also automatically integrates cross-browser consistency through the use of HTML5 boilerplate and the respond.js library.
Find out how to bring media such as audio and video clips into your Premiere Pro projects. This movie explores the Media Brower and demonstrates how to navigate through file structures to get the files you need. Learn more from the full course on lynda.com.
Creating a basic clipping mask
Learn how to create a “clipping mask,” or an object whose shape masks other artwork so that only areas that lie within the shape are visible. In this video, you'll explore some of the basic uses of clipping masks in Adobe Illustrator. Learn more from the complete Adobe Illustrator CC course at Infiniteskills.com.
Introducing Live Corners
In this four-part video tutorial, you’ll use the Live Corners feature to edit the corners of an existing object. You will start by using the Direct Selection Tool to manipulate the corners of a selected object to an approximate dimension and then see how to manipulate the corners precisely. By the end of the first video, you will see how quickly corners can be reshaped using this feature.
Build Stunning Websites Using Dreamweaver CS6 & Business Catalyst
Adobe Business Catalyst is a hosted application that replaces 5+ tools with one central platform for web designers and works hand in hand with Dreamweaver. Using a unified platform and without server-side coding, you can build everything from amazing websites to powerful online stores, beautiful brochure-ware sites to lead generation mini-sites.
Working with Tools
Show: Visual Design CS6
The InDesign toolbar contains a lot of tools, many of which are hidden or "nested" underneath the tools you see initially. In this video you will see the primary tools used to select, rotate and size objects. You'll also learn how to use the Type tool to edit text and create frames with or without borders, switch tools using your keyboard, and navigate with the Hand and Zoom tools.
How to Digitally Sign a Document with Adobe Reader
Show: Acrobat X
This video explains how to digitally sign a PDF file with the free Adobe Reader.