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Sketchnoters' Stories: 8th-grader Allison Huang revolutionizes her school notes with sketchnotes
By Mike Rohde
Aug 8, 2018
We are excited to share this story about Allison Huang, an eighth grader passionate about sketchnoting. This is her story about discovering and integrating sketchnoting as a powerful tool for the way she thinks in school and in her life.
My Workflow: here's my typical start-to-finish project
By Scott Kelby
Jul 3, 2018

In this sample chapter from The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic CC Book for Digital Photographers, learn how Scott Kelby uses the same workflow in Lightroom for every type of project.

Use the Command-Line Interface
By Adam Karneboge
Apr 6, 2018

In this sample chapter from macOS Support Essentials 10.13 (Apple Pro Training Series): Supporting and Troubleshooting macOS High Sierra, learn how to use the command-line interface (CLI) to access additional administrative functionality.

Visualization and Sketching
By Marla Goodman, Cindy Johnson, Shawna E. Lockhart
Apr 6, 2018

In this sample chapter from Modern Graphics Communicaiton, 5th Edition, learn how to visualize and sketch objects in three dimensions to communicate your ideas quickly and accurately.

By Robin Williams
Feb 2, 2018

Learn how to optimize the content of your presentation by focusing on relevance. In this sample chapter from The Non-Designer's Presentation Book: Principles for effective presentation design, 2nd Edition, Robin Williams shows you how to remove superfluous items, choose a complementary background, select high-impact photos, and more.

An Introduction to MySQL
By Larry Ullman
Jan 24, 2018
See how to define a simple table using MySQL’s allowed data types and other properties and learn how to interact with the MySQL server using two different client applications.
By Scott Kelby
Mar 10, 2017

Scott Kelby discusses how you can fix lens problems and issues in Photoshop CC (2017).

Orthographic Views
By James D. Bethune
Mar 10, 2017

Learn how to create and interpret orthographic views with Solidworks 2016.

Scream of the Crop: how to resize and crop photos
By Scott Kelby
Mar 10, 2017

Learn how to resize and crop photos in Photoshop Elements 15.

Geometry for Modeling and Design
By Frederick E Giesecke
Mar 9, 2017

This excerpt from Technical Drawing with Engineering Graphics shows how to identify and specify basic geometric elements and shapes.

Going Beyond the Basic Edits
By Scott Kelby
Mar 9, 2017

Scott Kelby takes a deeper dive into the editing tools available in Lightroom Mobile

Using Numbers
By Larry Ullman
Mar 9, 2017

Learn how to work specifically with number variables—both integers (whole numbers) and floating-point numbers (aka floats or decimals) in PHP.

5 Tips for Building a Killer Portfolio
By Denise Anderson
Mar 5, 2016
Denise Anderson, author of Stand Out: Design a personal brand. Build a killer portfolio. Find a great design job., shares expert insights on building a book of work that represents the style, type, and industry-specific work you want to do.
Autofocus Points
By Alan Hess
Mar 4, 2016
In this chapter, you'll learn why cameras have multiple AF points, and get help deciding which of those points to use.
Of Conjectures and Uncertainty
By Alberto Cairo
Mar 2, 2016
In this chapter from The Truthful Art, Alberto Cairo explains the scientific stance, and explores the values of hypotheses and conjecture.
Designing a Magazine Layout
By Jonathan Gordon, Cari Jansen, Rob Schwartz
Feb 26, 2016
Explore multicolumn layouts, master pages, text wrapping, spot colors, dummy text, interactive PDF forms, and more.
Even More Sketching on the Go: Sketching en Plein Aire with the iPad and Adobe Photoshop Sketch (2016)
By Cher Threinen-Pendarvis
Feb 24, 2016
Do you enjoy sketching outdoors? Sunny, rainy, snowy - whatever the weather, when Nature beckons, take your iPad outside and use Adobe Photoshop Sketch to draw whatever you see or feel. Cher Threinen-Pendarvis, author of The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book: Creative Techniques in Digital Painting Using Wacom and the iPad, Second Edition, demonstrates how to bring the fun of sketching out into the open air with Adobe Photoshop Sketch.
Make an Event Flyer in Photoshop CC
By Rob Schwartz
Feb 18, 2016
In this chapter, you’ll start designing images rather than restoring them. You will learn some awesome new concepts that most Photoshop designers work with on a weekly basis. Plus, you will start learning some amazing new tricks that you can apply to creative images while experimenting with the Photoshop design tools.
More Sketching on the Go: Freehand Sketching with Adobe Photoshop Sketch and Adobe Ink (2016)
By Cher Threinen-Pendarvis
Feb 17, 2016
With Adobe Photoshop Sketch and your iPad, you can enjoy the fun, creative expression of making quick sketches wherever you go. Cher Threinen-Pendarvis, author of The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book: Creative Techniques in Digital Painting Using Wacom and the iPad, Second Edition, advises roaming with your iPad, sketching whenever the mood strikes. Grab your stylus and go!
Learn Adobe Dreamweaver CC for Web Authoring: Getting the Big Picture
By Kim Cavanaugh, Rob Schwartz
Feb 16, 2016
In this chapter, you’ll take a look at the ways you can use images to further define the look and feel of a design, how to insert and position images, and the tools that Dreamweaver provides to help you get those jobs done.

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