Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator Essential Skills for Designers: Working with Type
Indian : Rs.3835 International : $59
Understanding type is an essential, often-overlooked component of successful graphic design. Effective visual communication relies on the combination of images and text, and in a good design, typography can be the most important part of the whole composition. In fact, it is not uncommon for an entire design to consist of the creative use of type.
In this course you’ll learn to work with type in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Lessons begin with a primer on typography theory, then shift focus to practical applications, including how to manage and organize fonts, using the type tools, formatting type using keyboard shortcuts, and advanced techniques such as wrapping text, type on a path, styles, custom fonts and more.
Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign CS6 are featured in this course.
Chapter I INTRODUCTION TO TYPOGRAPHY 20:10
Examples of Use of Type
What Is a Font?
Types of Fonts
How to Choose a Font?
Chapter II ADDING AND EDITING TYPE 26:30
Choosing and Changing Color
Editing Type and Useful Keyboard Shortcuts
Chapter III ADVANCED TYPE TECHNIQUES 40:01
Text Frame Options
Type on a Path
Type Inside an Object
Wrap Text Around an Object
Character and Paragraph Styles
Martin Perhiniak is a Certified Adobe Design Master and Instructor He worked as a designer for companies like Disney, Warner Brothers, Cartoon Network, Sony Pictures, Mattel, and DC Comics. He is currently working in London as a designer and instructor, as well as providing a range of services from live online training to consultancy work to individuals worldwide.
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