Adobe® InDesign Creative Cloud Revealed

  • AUTHOR: Chris Botello
  • ISBN-13: 9781305262492 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 548 Pages  Hardcover 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2014
  • ©2015     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Graphic design professionals and design students alike have embraced Adobe InDesign as the industry standard for page layout software—and they're mastering it with ADOBE INDESIGN CREATIVE CLOUD. A thorough, in-depth exploration of the latest release, this highly visual book covers all the fundamental concepts, starting with the workspace and proceeding logically and intuitively to more advanced topics. Chock full of new lessons covering new features, this edition retains its step-by-step tutorials and user-friendly design, resulting in a resource that is comprehensive, clear, and effective.

Features

  • Visually appealing with full-color graphics that illustrate key concepts and skills.
  • Includes hands-on projects throughout the text that put software knowledge into a real-world design context.
  • Online data files for all exercises in the book give your students visual step-by-step guidance when working through the application.
  • Provides your students with clear instruction on how to work in InDesign using either Mac or PC platforms.
  • Includes extensive coverage of Creative Cloud features.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Chris Botello

    Chris Botello began his career as print production manager for Premiere magazine, designed movie posters for Miramax Films, and served as the art director for Microsoft’s launch of sidewalk.com/boston. He is the author of Revealed Series books on Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and InDesign Interactive and is the co-author of YouTube for Dummies. Chris commutes between Los Angeles, where he works as a designer and retoucher on movie campaigns, and Marion, MA, where he teaches computer graphics at Tabor Academy. Chris uses his own books – including Adobe Illustrator Creative Cloud Revealed – as the text for his classes.

Table of Contents

1. Getting to Know InDesign.
2. Working with Text.
3. Setting up a Document.
4. Working with Frames.
5. Working with Color.
6. Working with Placed Images.
7. Creating Graphics.
8. Exploring Effects and Advanced Techniques.
9. Working with Tabs and Tables.
10. Making Books, Tables of Contents and Indexes.
11. Preparing, Packaging, and Exporting Documents for Print.

New to this Edition

  • Meet your students where they work—in the cloud. Publishing in Fall 2014, ADOBE INDESIGN CREATIVE CLOUD REVEALED has been fully revised to meet Adobe’s most recent Creative Cloud updates.
  • Coverage of the newest InDesign functions and tools bring relevancy to your course while helping students maximize their potential with the InDesign software and familiarize themselves with Creative Cloud.
  • Newly released Creative Cloud features have been thoroughly integrated into the book, as well as the accompanying CourseMate website, which reinforces new skills and concepts learned in the book.
  • Choosing fonts from Adobe Typekit.
  • Dragging and dropping rows and columns in tables.
  • The ability to search for fonts and save favorite fonts on the Character panel.