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Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

By: Brian Wood

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Those creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Muse¿choose Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release) from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 11 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Muse. In addition to teaching the key elements of the Muse interface and workflow for¿creating websites using the latest web standards without¿writing code, this completely revised edition covers a wide range of new features including: a new workspace appearance and options,¿alternate layouts...

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book® Update (2014 Release)

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book® Update (2014 Release)

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 23-JUN-2014

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The latest update to Adobe Illustrator added some great new enhancements, including live rectangles and live rounded rectangles, Pen tool preview, anchor point enhancements, Typekit missing fonts and font workflow enhancements, and more. This “What’s new” guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe Illustrator, and is intended as a supplement to the existing Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book®....

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Adobe Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

Adobe Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

By: Russell Chun

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 13-AUG-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Flash Professional CC (2014 release) Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book contains 10 lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can...

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Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

By: Andrew Faulkner; Brie Gyncild

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 30-JUL-2014

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The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe® Photoshop®  CC (2014 release) Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book contains 14 lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons...

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Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

By: Kelly Kordes Anton; John Cruise

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2014

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The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe InDesign CC (2014 release) Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book contains 16 lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons...

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Classroom in a Book April 2014 update

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Classroom in a Book April 2014 update

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 09-MAY-2014

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In September 2013, December 2013, and April 2014 Adobe released 5.2, 5.3, and 5.4 updates to Photoshop Lightroom which introduce a number of features and enhancements that expand on the application's capabilities and help you streamline your digital photography workflow. Key new features include Lightroom mobile (for version 5.4), improvements to the Auto Tone feature, a new Feather slider for the Spot Remover tool, additions to the list of cameras supported for tethered capture, and more. This "What's new" guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe Photoshop...

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Adobe® Target Classroom in a Book®

Adobe® Target Classroom in a Book®

By: Brian Hawkins; Lily Chiu-Watson

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 13-JUL-2014

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Marketers engaged in managing a modern website must quickly determine and deliver the most relevant, personalized experiences at each touchpoint across their digital properties for an often diverse visitor population. The Adobe Target solution (one component of the Adobe Digital Marketing Cloud) provides an optimization solution with intuitive but sophisticated capabilities that leads marketers through the essential steps of optimizing and personalizing their content, clearly showing them which content increases conversion lift and revenue. In Adobe Target Classroom in a Book, seasoned...

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Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop for Photographers

Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop for Photographers

By: Jan Kabili

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 27-JUN-2014

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is fast becoming the digital photographer’s tool of choice, with its killer combination of versatile photo cataloging features and powerful image editing tools. Adobe Photoshop, its older relative, is still around, though, and is still indispensable for the unique tools it offers, as well as its wide range of uses. This book shows photographers how to use these two great products together to achieve results they could not have produced working with one alone. First, the book provides a quick overview of the cataloging functions of Lightroom -- useful for...

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Adobe® Master Class: Advanced Compositing in Photoshop: Bringing the Impossible to Reality with Bret Malley

Adobe® Master Class: Advanced Compositing in Photoshop: Bringing the Impossible to Reality with Bret Malley

By: Bret Malley

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 20-JUN-2014

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In Bret Malley’s world, a father is suspended in the air among his baby’s collection of toys . . . a big-box store and parking lot can be transformed into a scene of reclaimed nature . . . and an ordinary person can sculpt fire with his bare hands. And in Adobe Master Class: Advanced Compositing in Photoshop, Bret shares the techniques he uses to elevate an image from the everyday to the extraordinary, showing you how to make seemingly impossible scenarios come to life. Starting with an overview of the Adobe Photoshop interface that focuses on the hidden tools you need to know to create...

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Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book®-January 2014 update

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Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book®-January 2014 update

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 04-FEB-2014

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In September 2013 and January 201 4 Adobe released 1 4.1 and 14.2 updates to Photoshop which introduce a number of features and enhancements that expand on the application's capabilities and streamline your workflows and processes. Key new features include Perspective Warp for manipulating multiple perspectives in an image, linked Smart Objects for easier reuse of design elements, support for 3D printing, changes to working with 3D images, generation of asset files from layers using Adobe Generator, and more. This "What's new" guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important...

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Adobe® Flash® Professional CC Classroom in a Book® - Late 2013 Update

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Adobe® Flash® Professional CC Classroom in a Book® - Late 2013 Update

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 04-FEB-2014

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The bug fixes and powerful new features in the December 2013 update of Adobe Flash Professional CC (13.1.0.217) help you publish HTML5 documents that play in a browser on your computer, tablet, or mobile device without requiring Adobe Flash Player. The update includes several new ways of working when targeting HTML5: •      A new HTML5 Canvas document type •      Support in the Actions panel for JavaScript •      JavaScript code snippets for HTML5 Canvas document types •      An easy, one-step command to convert existing ActionScript 3 Flash documents to HTML5 Canvas documents Adobe...

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Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book-InDesign 9.2 Update (January 2014)

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Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book-InDesign 9.2 Update (January 2014)

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2014

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The latest update to Adobe InDesign CC 9.2 added some great new enhancements. This “What’s new” guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe InDesign, and is intended as a supplement to the existing Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book®....

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book - Illustrator 17.1 Update (January 2014)

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book - Illustrator 17.1 Update (January 2014)

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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The latest update to Adobe Illustrator added some great new enhancements in path creation and editing, a new Live Corners feature, the ability to create custom toolbars, and more. Key changes include: Pencil tool updates, segment reshape improvements, and a new method for sorting and working with Typekit fonts. This “What’s new” guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe Illustrator, and is intended as a supplement to the existing Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book®....

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Adobe® After Effects® CC Classroom in a Book®-October 2013 update

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Adobe® After Effects® CC Classroom in a Book®-October 2013 update

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 29-JAN-2014

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In October and December 2013 Adobe released 12.1 and 12.2 updates to After Effects which introduce a number of features and enhancements that expand on the application's capabilities and streamline your workflows and processes. Key new features include a mask tracker, a Detail-preserving Upscale effect, property linking, improved Cinema 4D integration, the ability to use the ray-traced 3D renderer with an unsupported GPU, Auto-save enabled by default, a new Bezier Path option, snapping improvements, and more. This "What's new" guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important...

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Adobe Muse Classroom in a Book — November 2013 (CC 7.0) Update

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Adobe Muse Classroom in a Book — November 2013 (CC 7.0) Update

By: Adobe CreativeTeam

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2013

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The latest update to Adobe Muse added some great new capabilities, including a new Library panel, new social widgets, updated scroll effects, a new Fullscreen Slideshow widget, and Rotate Tabbed Panels and Accordion widgets. Other enhancements include the addition of Help links in various locations throughout Muse, the availability of new dictionary languages, a new State Button Composition widget, code improvements, and more. This “What’s new” guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe Muse, and is intended as a supplement to the existing Adobe Muse Classroom...

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InDesign Type: Professional Typography with Adobe InDesign, Third Edition

InDesign Type: Professional Typography with Adobe InDesign, Third Edition

By: Nigel French

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2014

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Typography is the foundation of graphic design, and the most effective way to be a better designer is to understand type and use it confidently and creatively. This fully updated third edition is a comprehensive guide to creating professional type with Adobe InDesign. It covers micro and macro typography concepts, from understanding the nuance of a single spacing width to efficiently creating long and complex documents. Packed with visual examples, InDesign expert and acclaimed design instructor Nigel French shows not just how to use InDesign’s extensive type features, but why certain...

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Adobe Dreamweaver CC Classroom in a Book - Dreamweaver 13.1 Update (August 2013)

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Adobe Dreamweaver CC Classroom in a Book - Dreamweaver 13.1 Update (August 2013)

By: Adobe CreativeTeam

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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In this update to Adobe Dreamweaver CC: Classroom in a Book, we highlight all the changes to the program in update 13.1, including several enhancements that significantly improve the workflow and tools for building and testing webpages....

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Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works, Third Edition

Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works, Third Edition

By: Erik Spiekermann

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 13-DEC-2013

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After two decades as one of the world’s best-selling books on designing with type — including editions in Korean, German, Russian, Portuguese, and Polish — Stop Stealing Sheep & find out how type works continues to educate, entertain, and enlighten design students and type lovers around the globe. In this third edition, acclaimed type designer Erik Spiekermann brings his type classic fully up to date on mobile and web typography. He also includes scores of new visual examples on how to effectively communicate with type and a full selection of new typefaces that are used and referenced...

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Adobe® Experience Manager Quick-Reference Guide: Web Content Management [formerly CQ]

Adobe® Experience Manager Quick-Reference Guide: Web Content Management [formerly CQ]

By: Shane Closser

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 14-NOV-2013

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To meet the challenges of today and needs of tomorrow, businesses have to be agile, adaptable, and innovative. Adobe Experience Manager (formerly CQ) allows organizations to create a compelling online experience across digital channels—web, mobile, email, video, and social media—to build their brand, drive revenue, and extend their reach. This quick look-up guide by Adobe Experience Manager expert Shane Closser uses clear, concise explanations and an easy-to-use format to help you jump in and quickly start organizing and managing the delivery of your creative assets and other...

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The Hidden Power of Adjustment Layers in Adobe® Photoshop®

The Hidden Power of Adjustment Layers in Adobe® Photoshop®

By: Scott Valentine

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 18-DEC-2013

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Photoshop’s adjustment and fill layers give you an amazing level of control and are the building blocks of innumerable techniques. In this definitive resource, Scott Valentine demonstrates how to use these simple but powerful tools through approachable hands-on examples, and he calls on other Photoshop experts to share their techniques. Whether you’re a professional or hobbyist, you’ll learn techniques that give you an edge in technical, personal, and commercial projects. Beginning and intermediate users of Photoshop will learn how adjustment and fill layers work and get up to speed on the...