Adobe Illustrator CS5 on Demand

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Que Publishing, May 3, 2010 - Computers - 528 pages
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Need answers quickly? Adobe Illustrator CS5 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.




ACE Exam Objectives

More than 500 Essential Illustrator CS5 Tasks


Inside the Book

• Improve publishing and productivity with the CS5 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 complex shapes and perspective objects

• 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


Bonus Online Content

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• Workshops and related files

• Keyboard shortcuts


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1 Getting Started with Illustrator CS5
2 Creating and Viewing a Document
3 Working with Objects
4 Working with Color
5 Applying Fills Strokes and Gradients
6 Working with Points and Paths
7 Working with Layers
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
New Features

8 Working with Type
9 Working with Graphics
10 Manipulating Artwork with Effects
11 Drawing and Painting
12 Using Symbols
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About the author (2010)

Steve Johnson has written more than 20 books on a variety of computer software, including Microsoft Office XP, Windows XP, and Macromedia Director MX and Fireworks. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve founded Perspection, Inc,, a software training company committed to providing performance-based training to help people effectively and efficiently use computer technology. Since 1991, Perspection has written more than 100 computer books that have sold more than five million copies.

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