Higher Education

The Web Collection Revealed Premium Edition: Adobe Dreamweaver CS3, Flash CS3 & Photoshop CS3, 1st Edition

  • Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd North Arkansas College (Emerita)
  • Jim Shuman, MBA Bellevue Community College (Emeritus)
  • Elizabeth Eisner Reding
  • ISBN-10: 1428340831  |  ISBN-13: 9781428340831
  • 768 Pages
  • © 2008 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $113.25
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About

Overview

With the release of Adobe's Creative Suite 3, the integration that Web developers and graphic designers had only dreamed about is now becoming a reality. The Web Collection Revealed Premium Edition is the first book on the market to feature Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, and Adobe Photoshop all together in the same text. 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 while creating a Dreamweaver Web site that incorporates both Flash and Photoshop files. Full-color illustrations and a user-friendly design combine to create a solid learning experience that reveals how to master the latest features of these popular applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Clearly illustrates design concepts and software skills with full-color, visually stimulating graphics.
  • Includes both conceptual information and step-by-step instructions to introduce and reinforce important skills.
  • Extensive data files- including HTML files, text, images, Flash content, and video content- are included with the text to engage readers and give them the tools they need to develop a Web site from start to finish.
  • Power User Shortcuts offer readers tips and tricks for quick learning and efficient use of the software.
  • End-of-chapter projects give readers the skills and confidence they need to apply their knowledge to real-world situations.

Table of Contents

Dreamweaver
1. Getting Started with Dreamweaver
2. Developing a Web Page
3. Working with Text and Graphics
4. Working with Links
5. Working with Tables
6. Managing and Publishing a Web Site

Flash
1. Getting Started with Adobe Flash
2. Drawing Objects in Adobe Flash
3. Working with Symbols and Interactivity
4. Creating Animations
5. Creating Special Effects

Photoshop
1. Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop CS3
2. Working with Layers
3. Making Selections
4. Incorporating Color Techniques
5. Placing Type in an Image

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd

Sherry Bishop is Instructor Emerita of Digital Media at North Arkansas College, where she received three endowed chairs in technology and an Outstanding Instructor award. An expert in interactive media, she authored and co-authored more than twenty books, and frequently presents at conferences and workshops around the country. The Text and Academic Authors Association awarded her book, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Revealed, the Textbook Excellence Award for College Computer Science/Engineering in 2011. Ms. Bishop has earned Adobe Certified Associate credentials in both Web and Visual Communication.

Jim Shuman, MBA

Jim Shuman is Faculty Emeritus at Bellevue College in Washington, where he taught Flash and Web Development courses, and directed a team of multimedia developers and Web specialists supporting the faculty's use of technology. His industry experience includes website and application development using Flash, as well as managing a team to develop interactive courseware. He has written several textbooks on technology, including ADOBE FLASH CS6 REVEALED. In addition to an MBA, Mr. Shuman holds certification in Adobe Flash.

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.