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Adobe Illustrator CS4 on Demand


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  • Copyright 2009
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-3838-4
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-3838-7

Adobe Illustrator CS4 on Demand

What you need, when you need it!

Need answers quickly? Adobe Illustrator CS4 on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions.

Inside the Book

• Improve publishing and productivity with the CS4 interface

• Browse, organize, and process files using Adobe Bridge

• Transform and reshape objects to create a new look

• Use Live Paint to create recolor and modify images

• Use Live Color to create color harmony in a design

• Create text and apply style to display artistic text

• Apply appearances and graphic styles for a unique design

• Create eye catching special effects and filters

• Export images to EPS, Adobe PDF, Adobe Flash, and Adobe Photoshop

• Optimize files f or the web

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Online Sample Chapter

Working with Objects in Adobe Illustrator CS4

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Table of Contents

Introduction      xvii

1          Getting Started with Illustrator CS4       1

2          Creating and Viewing a Document        27

3          Working with Objects   59

4          Working with Color      93

5          Applying Fills, Strokes, and Gradients   117

6          Working with Points and Paths  139

7          Working with Layers    165

8          Working with Type       185

9          Working with Graphics 219

10        Manipulating Artwork with Effects        239

11        Drawing and Painting    259

12        Using Symbols  287

13        Automating the Way You Work            307

14        Proofing and Printing Documents           323

15        Exporting a Document  347

16        Designing for the Web and Devices       363

17        Customizing the Way You Work           389

18        Working Together with Adobe Programs          405

W        Workshops: Putting It All Together       525

Index    441


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