Introduction.1. Creative Suite 2 Basics. I. PHOTOSHOP AND IMAGEREADY.2. Working with Photoshop.3. Using the Photoshop Toolbox.4. Understanding Photoshop Menus and Palettes.5. Working with Images and Color in Photoshop.6. Working with Layers in Photoshop.7. Using Selections, Paths, and Transforms in Photoshop.8. Working with Type in Photoshop.9. Creative Imaging in Photoshop.10. Creating a Power Workflow in Photoshop.11. Working with ImageReady.12. Building Web Graphics in ImageReady. II. ILLUSTRATOR.13. Understanding the Illustrator Environment. 14. Working with Illustrator Tools.15. Understanding Illustrator Palettes and Menus.16. Understanding and Drawing Paths in Illustrator.17. Working with Color in Illustrator.18. Working with Objects in Illustrator.19. Working with Type in Illustrator. 20. Working with Placed Graphics and Filters in Illustrator. 21. Importing, Exporting, and Saving in Illustrator. 22. Speeding Up Illustrator and Data Functionality. III. INDESIGN.23. Understanding the InDesign Work Area.24. Understanding the InDesign Interface and Tools25. Understanding Document and Page Setup in InDesign.26. Working with Objects in InDesign.27. Working with Type in InDesign.28. Working with Graphics in InDesign.29. Working with Color in InDesign.30. Creating and Modifying Paths in InDesign. 31. Exporting, Saving, and Printing with InDesign.32. Speeding Up InDesign and Data Functionality.IV. GOLIVE.33. Understanding the GoLive Work Area.34. Working With GoLive Tools and Palettes.35. Creating Web Page Layouts with GoLive.36. Working with Images and Multimedia in GoLive.37. Using Cascading Style Sheets in GoLive.38. Working with Source Code in GoLive.39. Creating Web Forms in GoLive.40. Creating a Website with GoLive.V. ACROBAT, DISTILLER, AND DESIGNER.41. Understanding the Acrobat Working Environment.42. Working in a PDF in Acrobat.VI. ADDITIONAL CONTENT ON WEBSITE.43. Understanding Menus and Options in Acrobat.44. Working with Advanced Acrobat PDF Files.45. Using Distiller.46. Using Adobe Designer (Windows CS2 Only). Index.
Special Edition Using Adobe Creative Suite 2 is the ultimate comprehensive reference book for users of Adobe's suite of graphics and web development tools. In addition to updating the material to cover the new release, the authors include coverage how to use individual products and how to integrate them to allow readers to use the Suite in an efficient manner.The book includes coverage of the entire suite, including less well-documented tools, and includes* Photoshop* Illustrator* InDesign* GoLive* Acrobat* Designer* Version Cue* Bridge* Stock PhotoIn addition, the CD-ROM includes functional examples from the book, videos of how to complete some of the more difficult tasks for each product, and demo versions of the tools.
Michael Smick is a multimedia developer at Walsworth Publishing Company's Desktop Technology department. He produces animated video tutorials for Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and PageMaker.He also writes technical manuals presents workshops on various Adobe products.