The Essentials of Typography

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This class is designed to help make everything you do using type look more professional by taking you through the most important typography rules, and teaching you the shortcuts, techniques and how to work with type in Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator (which thankfully all pretty much share the same shortcuts), so everything you do with type looks even better.

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : Tracking
Lesson 3 : Kerning
Lesson 4 : Leading
Lesson 5 : Justifying Type
Lesson 6 : Hyphens and Dashes
Lesson 7 : Roman Hanging Punctuation
Lesson 8 : Two Spaces to Start Sentence
Lesson 9 : Ligatures
Lesson 10 : Marks and Symbols
Lesson 11 : Inch and Foot Marks, Small Caps
Lesson 12 : No Script in All Caps
Lesson 13 : Italics and Bold
Lesson 14 : Ellipse and All Caps
Lesson 15 : Tabs
Lesson 16 : Mixing Fonts
Lesson 17 : Pick the Right Font

Scott Kelby | Award-Winning Photoshop, Photography & Lightroom Author

Scott Kelby

Scott is the President and CEO of KelbyOne, is also the original "Photoshop Guy", is the editor and publisher of Photoshop User Magazine, Conference Technical Chair for the Photoshop World Conference, Training Director and instructor for KelbyOne Live Seminars, and author of a string of bestselling technology and photography books.

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