In just a short time you can learn how to use all the components of Adobe Creative Suite 3 (Design Premium Edition) to design, create, and edit graphics, publications, and web pages of all kinds–everything from simple brochures to entire integrated ad campaigns.
Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book builds on the previous ones, enabling you to learn the essentials of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Dreamweaver, Acrobat, and Bridge from the ground up.
“This book should be required reading for every introductory digital graphics course. Mordy has packed this book with great information for folks at all levels of expertise!”
– Sharon Steuer, author of The Illustrator CS3 Wow! Book
Mordy Golding has played an active role in the design and publishing environment since 1990. He worked at Adobe as the product manager for Adobe Illustrator and is currently a consultant and trainer specializing in Adobe Creative Suite. A production artist for both print and the Web for many years, he is an Adobe Certified Expert and Adobe Certified Print Specialist.
John Ray is a senior business analyst and developer for The Ohio State University Research Foundation. He provides custom network, security, and programming solutions for clients across the country, including the National Regulatory Research Institute and the Brevard Metropolitan Planning Organization in Florida.
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Category: Graphics/Web Design
Covers: Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium Edition–Adobe Bridge CS3, Photoshop CS3, Illustrator CS3, InDesign CS3, Flash CS3 Professional, Dreamweaver CS3, Acrobat 8 Professional
User Level: Beginning—Intermediate
Part I: The Suite
Chapter 1: Overview: The Creative Process
Chapter 2: So Many Applications: Which One to Use?
Chapter 3: The Game Plan: Developing a Workflow
Chapter 4: The Key That Makes It All Work: Integration
Part II: The Applications
Chapter 5: Using Adobe Bridge CS3
Chapter 6: Using Adobe Photoshop CS3
Chapter 7: Using Adobe Illustrator CS3
Chapter 8: Using Adobe InDesign CS3
Chapter 9: Using Adobe Flash CS3
Chapter 10: Using Adobe Dreamweaver CS3
Chapter 11: Using Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional
Part III: The Projects
Chapter 12: Creating a Corporate Identity
Chapter 13: Creating a Brochure
Chapter 14: Creating an Ad Campaign
Chapter 15: Creating a Web Banner
Chapter 16: Creating a Web Page