Adobe Illustrator CS4 on Demand (Google eBook)

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Que Publishing, Dec 15, 2008 - Computers - 480 pages
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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


Bonus Online Content

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• Workshops and related files

• Keyboard shortcuts


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great book it has every thing you need to learn on illusrator cs5 Read full review


About The Authors
1 Getting Started with Illustrator CS4
2 Creating and Viewing a Document
3 Working with Objects
4 Working with Color
5 Applying Fills Strokes and Gradients
11 Drawing and Painting
12 Using Symbols
13 Automating the Way You Work
14 Proofing and Printing Documents
15 Exporting a Document
16 Designing for the Web and Devices
17 Customizing the Way You Work
18 Working Together with Adobe Programs

6 Working with Points and Paths
7 Working with Layers
8 Working with Type
9 Working with Graphics
10 Manipulating Artwork with Effects
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Adobe Certified Expert

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About the author (2008)

Steve Johnson has written more than 45 books on a variety of computer software, including Adobe Photoshop CS3 and CS2, Adobe Flash CS3, Dreamweaver CS3, Microsoft Office 2007 and 2003, Microsoft Windows Vista and XP, Microsoft Office 2008 for the Macintosh, and Apple Mac OS X Leopard. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve founded Perspection, Inc., which writes and produces software training. When he is not staying up late writing, he enjoys playing golf, gardening, and spending time with his wife, Holly, and three children, JP, Brett, and Hannah. Steve and his family live in Pleasanton, California, but can also be found visiting family all over the western United States.

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