Synopses & Reviews
Sharpen your InDesign skills with this definitive resource created specifically for design professionals who need to lay out, proof, export, and print/publish pages in InDesign CS5. Best-selling authors Olav Martin Kvern, David Blatner, and Bob Bringhurst share their hands-on techniques to help you master InDesign’s advanced layout tools. This book is brimming with insightful advice, illustrations, and shortcuts that will have you producing high-quality work in no time. This is the book that experts open to find real answers to their questions about InDesign.
In Real World Adobe InDesign CS5 you’ll learn how to:
- Use the new Layers panel to simplify working in complex documents
- Optimize your workflow with multiple page sizes and track text changes
- Learn the best practices for consistent color management
- Increase efficiency with scripts and other automation features
Note from the publisher:
- Make your layouts come to life with the new Animation and Media panels for interactive documents
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”Real World InDesign is a must-have in the creative professional’s toolkit.”
Chris Kitchener, Adobe InDesign Product Manager
“Every InDesign user should have this book, whether they need quick answers or an extended education."
—Terri Stone, Editor-in-Chief, CreativePro.com
Sharpen your InDesign skills with this definitive resource created specifically for design professionals who need to layout out, proof, export, and print pages with Adobe InDesign CS5.
Complete coverage of InDesign CS5’s new features includes: tools for interactive documents, including the new animation panel; simplified object selection; multiple page sizes; track text changes; new layers panel, live captions; production enhancements, and print to digital capability.
Real World Adobe InDesign is brimming with insightful advice, illustrations and shortcuts that will have you quickly and professionally producing your work in no time. This is the book that experts open to find real answers to their questions about InDesign. It’s written in a friendly, visual style that offers accurate information and creative inspiration for intermediate to expert users.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Workspace
Chapter 2 Page Layout
Chapter 3 Text
Chapter 4 Type
Chapter 5 Drawing
Chapter 6 Where Text Meets Graphics
Chapter 7 Importing and Exporting
Chapter 8 Long Documents
Chapter 9 Transforming
Chapter 10 Color
Chapter 11 Printing
Chapter 12 Scripting Chapter 13 Interactive Documents