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Multimedia Training

PHOTOSHOP

  • Overview: Photoshop is the leading digital image editing application for the Internet, Print and other new media disciplines. It is embraced by millions of graphic artists, print designers, visual communicators, and regular people like you. It's likely that nearly every picture you've seen (such as posters, book covers, magazine pictures, and brochures) has either been created or edited by Photoshop. The powerful tools used to enhance and edit these pictures are also capable for use in the digital world including the infinite possibilities of the Internet.

CONTENT

  • Explore the Navigation Tools & Adobe Bridge

  • Customize the Workspace

  • Use Photoshop Help

  • Determining Resolution & Graphic Type

  • Exploring Image Modes & Color Adjustments

  • Working with Grayscale Images & Spot Colors

  • Enhancing Images with Paint & Filters

  • Integrating with Other Adobe Applications

  • Understanding Color Modes & Workflow

  • Saving Images for Web & Print

  • Using Advanced Image Support

  • Working with Vector Paths, Selections & Layers

  • Enhancing Images

  • Applying Custom Fills

  • Automating Tasks

  • Setting Color Space

  • Combining Images

  • Enhancing Image Quality

  • Adjusting RGB Colors

  • Creating CMYK Separations

 

CORELDRAW

  • Overview: CorelDraw is a vector graphics editor. Several innovations to vector-based illustration originated with CorelDraw: a node-edit tool that operates differently on different objects, fit text-to-path, stroke-before-fill, quick fill/stroke color selection palettes, perspective projections, mesh fills and complex gradient fills.

CONTENT

  • Introduction to CorelDraw

  • Touring the user interface

  • Creating drawings

  • Working with Pages & Layout

  • Creating Objects

  • Drawing shapes, Lines & curves

  • Transforming Objects

  • Modifying, Deleting objects

  • Cut, copy & paste

  • Duplicating & cloning objects

  • Working with Artistic Text

  • The character formatting docker

  • Spelling & Quick correct

  • Working with Paragraph Text

  • Color Outlines & Fills

  • Introducing color palettes

  • Color filling options

  • Color outline objects

  • Using the Eyedropper, Paint bucket Tools

  • Layers & the Object Manager

  • Cropping bitmaps

  • The Interactive tools Flyout, Blend

  • Contour, Distortion, Drop Shadow

  • Extrude, Transparency & Fill

  • Importing, Publishing & Exporting

 

ILLUSTRATOR

 

  • Overview: Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor developed and marketed by Adobe Systems. Adobe Illustrator is the companion product of Adobe Photoshop. Photoshop is primarily geared toward digital photo manipulation and photorealistic styles of computer illustration, while Illustrator provides results in the typesetting and logo graphic areas of design.

CONTENT

  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS4

  • Drawing & transforming objects

  • Making & saving selections

  • Managing shapes

  • Working with Color

  • Creating & manipulating paths

  • Organizing your Artwork with layers

  • Working with type

  • Outputting your work

 

INDESIGN

  • Overview: Adobe InDesign is a software application produced by Adobe Systems. It can be used to create works such as posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, newspapers and books. Designers and graphics production artists are the principal users, creating and laying out periodical publications, posters, and print media.

CONTENT

  • Exploring the Interface

  • Customizing application preferences

  • Working with documents

  • Navigating & viewing documents

  • Margins, columns, rulers & guides

  • Adding text to your layout

  • Text formatting options

  • Formatting text using styles

  • Tabs, tables & lists

  • Working with placed graphics

  • Creating shapes & using text wrap

  • Working with color & swatches

  • Using layers

  • Object styles

  • Preflight, print & PDF