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Creative Suite 4 Integration
Dave Cross
with Dave Cross
Creative Suite 4 Integration
lessons: 25 Course Lessons
duration: 2hr, 9min
published: 2008
watched: 298 Member Views
Creative Suite 4 Integration
with Dave Cross
Learn how to take advantage of the interactivity of tools found in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign CS4 BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Introduction (free course preview)

Instructor Dave Cross welcomes viewers to his course on CS4 integration

51 sec
lesson 2: Planning and Organizing

Using Bridge to help plan your project and organize the files you will be using

3min, 30sec
lesson 3: From Bridge to Photoshop

Place graphics directly from Bridge into Photoshop

2min, 14sec
lesson 4: Automated Features

Taking advantages of the automated features built into Bridge

5min, 32sec
lesson 5: Resolution and Mode

Starting with the ideal color mode and resolution settings in Illustrator

4min, 47sec
lesson 6: Setting Up Colors

Using the Illustrator color choosing options to set up the color scheme, and sharing that color palette with other applications

6min, 8sec
lesson 7: Creating Basic Graphics and Logos

How to create basic shapes and designs and using multiple artboards in one document

8min, 47sec
lesson 8: From Illustrator to Photoshop and InDesign

How to move Illustrator graphics into Photoshop and InDesign with the most flexibility

5min, 40sec
lesson 9: Illustrator and InDesign

Taking advantage of Illustrator layers in InDesign

3min, 11sec
lesson 10: Ideal Color Mode

Starting with the ideal color mode and resolution settings in Photoshop

5min, 12sec
lesson 11: Camera Raw and Smart Objects

How to take full advantage of the flexibility of Camera Raw, Smart Objects and Smart

10min, 16sec
lesson 12: Photoshop and InDesign

Taking advantage of Photoshop layers in InDesign

4min, 57sec
lesson 13: Photoshop Layer Comps

Creating Layer Comps and using them in InDesign

6min, 0sec
lesson 14: Using Photoshop Shapes in Illustrator

How to move Custom Shapes from Photoshop into Illustrator

2min, 6sec
lesson 15: Building Illustrator Logos into Photoshop

How to take artwork created in Illustrator and make in permanently available in Photoshop

2min, 54sec
lesson 16: Creating Photoshop Layers from Illustrator

How to turn Illustrator artwork into a fully editable multi-layered Photoshop document

2min, 45sec
lesson 17: Document Set Up and Master Pages

The most important factors in setting up a document and taking advantage of Master Pages

6min, 53sec
lesson 18: Placing Graphics

How to import Photoshop and Illustrator graphics into InDesign

6min, 24sec
lesson 19: Creating and Importing Text

Working with text in InDesign

8min, 2sec
lesson 20: Text and Graphic Styles

Taking advantage of styles that can easily be applied to text and graphic objects

7min, 52sec
lesson 21: Outputting PDF and Web Documents

How to create interactive PDF and SWF files

8min, 6sec
lesson 22: Project 1: Put a Logo On a Shirt

Using a displacement map to make an Illustrator logo look like it is printed on a shirt

6min, 8sec
lesson 23: Project 2: InDesign Template

How to create a wedding album template

4min, 53sec
lesson 24: Project 3: 3D Filmstrip

Using Bridge and Illustrator to create a live 3D filmstrip effect

5min, 46sec
lesson 25: Conclusion

Thanks for following along. Hope you learned a lot.

26 sec
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