Higher Education

The Design Collection Revealed: Adobe InDesign CS5, Photoshop CS5 and Illustrator CS5, 1st Edition

  • Chris Botello Tabor Academy, Marion, Massachusetts
  • Elizabeth Eisner Reding
  • ISBN-10: 1111130612  |  ISBN-13: 9781111130619
  • 800 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2008, 2006
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $85.00
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About

Overview

THE DESIGN COLLECTION REVEALED provides comprehensive step-by-step instruction and in-depth explanation for three of today's most widely used design and layout programs: Adobe® InDesign® CS5, Adobe® Photoshop® CS5, and Adobe® Illustrator® CS5. Readers gain practical experience with the software as they work through end-of-chapter learning projects and step-by-step tutorials. An integration chapter demonstrates how to move from one application to the other. Full-color illustrations and a user-friendly design combine to create a robust learning experience that reveals how to master the latest features of Adobe's popular design suite.

Features and Benefits

  • InDesign chapters include coverage of myriad new features, including the Gap Tool, Live Distribute, Content Indicator, and Multiple Page Sizes.
  • Photoshop chapters cover all of the latest Photoshop CS5 tools—including using the Context-Aware Spot Healing Brush tool, Repoussé, MiniBridge, Configurator, and Layer Groups.
  • Illustrator chapters include full coverage of the new Perspective Grid feature, the new Shape Builder tools, Bristle Brush and "Beautiful Strokes."
  • All new features are highlighted throughout the text with a new features icon.
  • Eye-popping integration chapter lets you work seamlessly with all three CS5 applications while a back-of-book CD contains the data files needed to complete the book's projects.

Table of Contents

INDESIGN.
1. Getting to Know InDesign.
2. Working with Text.
3. Setting Up a Document
4. Working with Frames.
5. Working with Color.
PHOTOSHOP.
1. Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop CS5.
2. Working with Photoshop.
3. Working with Layers.
4. Making Selections.
5. Incorporating Color Techniques.
6. Placing Type in an Image.
ILLUSTRATOR.
1. Getting to Know Illustrator.
2. Creating Text and Gradients.
3. Drawing and Composing an Illustration.
4. Transforming and Distorting Objects.
5. Working with Layers.
INTEGRATION.
1. Integrating Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.

What's New

  • InDesign chapters include coverage of myriad new features, including the Gap Tool, Live Distribute, Content Indicator, and Multiple Page Sizes.
  • Photoshop chapters cover all of the latest Photoshop CS5 tools—including using the Context-Aware Spot Healing Brush tool, Repoussé, MiniBridge, Configurator, and Layer Groups.
  • Illustrator chapters include full coverage of the new Perspective Grid feature, the new Shape Builder tools, Bristle Brush and "Beautiful Strokes."

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Text + Media Arts & Design CourseMate with eBook Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1133072186 | ISBN-13: 9781133072188

List Price = $131.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $98.96

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  • The Design Collection Revealed: Adobe InDesign CS5, Photoshop CS5 and Illustrator CS5
    List Price = $112.95  | CengageBrain Price = $112.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $85.00
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Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

The Design Collection Revealed: Adobe InDesign CS5, Photoshop CS5 and Illustrator CS5  (ISBN-10: 1111130639 | ISBN-13: 9781111130633)

THE DESIGN COLLECTION REVEALED provides comprehensive step-by-step instruction and in-depth explanation for three of today's most widely used design and layout programs: Adobe® InDesign® CS5, Adobe® Photoshop® CS5, and Adobe® Illustrator® CS5. Readers gain practical experience with the software as they work through end-of-chapter learning projects and step-by-step tutorials. An integration chapter demonstrates how to move from one application to the other. Full-color illustrations and a user-friendly design combine to create a robust learning experience that reveals how to master the latest features of Adobe's popular design suite.

List Price = $105.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $78.25

Instructor Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1111130620 | ISBN-13: 9781111130626)

The Instructor Resources CD-ROM is an instructor resource which commonly includes PowerPoint presentations for each core textbook chapter, computerized test bank, Instructor's Manual, and other text-specific resources. Instructor resources will also be available on the web, via http://login.cengage.com/sso/.

Premium Website Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111642303 | ISBN-13: 9781111642303)

Designed to help you succeed in your digital design course, the premium website contains many useful student resources including video tutorials, interactive quizzing, web links, PowerPoint presentations, appendices, datasets, a glossary, and more.

List Price = $29.00  | CengageBrain Price = $29.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.00

Student Supplements

The Design Collection Revealed: Adobe InDesign CS5, Photoshop CS5 and Illustrator CS5  (ISBN-10: 1111130639 | ISBN-13: 9781111130633)

THE DESIGN COLLECTION REVEALED provides comprehensive step-by-step instruction and in-depth explanation for three of today's most widely used design and layout programs: Adobe® InDesign® CS5, Adobe® Photoshop® CS5, and Adobe® Illustrator® CS5. Readers gain practical experience with the software as they work through end-of-chapter learning projects and step-by-step tutorials. An integration chapter demonstrates how to move from one application to the other. Full-color illustrations and a user-friendly design combine to create a robust learning experience that reveals how to master the latest features of Adobe's popular design suite.

List Price = $105.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $78.25

Premium Website Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111642303 | ISBN-13: 9781111642303)

Designed to help you succeed in your digital design course, the premium website contains many useful student resources including video tutorials, interactive quizzing, web links, PowerPoint presentations, appendices, datasets, a glossary, and more.

List Price = $29.00  | CengageBrain Price = $29.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.00

Media Arts & Design CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111643644 | ISBN-13: 9781111643645)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, and take practice quizzes--online with CourseMate. This CourseMate will provide you with all the new features and tools, as well as state-of-the-art instructional videos provided by Total Training that are assignable and tightly integrated to each chapter. Total Training, Inc. is a pioneer in innovative online and DVD-based training for leading creative design, digital video, and office productivity software programs.

List Price = $90.00  | CengageBrain Price = $90.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $90.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

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.

Elizabeth Eisner Reding

Ms. Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored numerous books for Delmar and Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe® Photoshop, Microsoft® Office, and Microsoft® Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, Ms. Reding spends her free time grilling, water gardening, road and mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.