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Scott KelbyScream of the Crop: How to Resize and Crop Photos in Adobe Photoshop CC (2014 release)
Scott Kelby covers cropping (which was completely overhauled in Photoshop CS6) and resizing photos in this excerpt from The Adobe Photoshop CC Book for Digital Photographers (2014 release).
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By Scott KelbyDec 8, 2014
Cher Threinen-PendarvisAre You Tablet-Ready? Start Creating with Your New Wacom Tablet in Photoshop and Painter
Modern tools for digital art can be intimidating to a traditional artist. How do you actually get started using them? Cher Threinen-Pendarvis, author of The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book: Creative Techniques in Digital Painting Using Wacom and the iPad, Second Edition and The Painter WOW! Book, advises on how to experiment with some of the features, so you can get past your first hesitation and start enjoying new ways to draw and paint.
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By Cher Threinen-PendarvisDec 3, 2014
Brian WoodTransforming Artwork in Adobe Illustrator CC
In this excerpt from Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release), you’ll create content and use it in a ticket for a sporting event. You'll learn how to add, edit, rename, reorder and navigate artboards, work with rulers and guides, move, scale, and rotate objects, reflect, shear, and distort objects, position objects with precision, position and align content with Smart Guides, use the Free Transform tool to distort an object, and create a PDF.
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By Brian WoodNov 24, 2014
Cher Threinen-PendarvisPhotoshop's Mixer Brushes: Realistic Wet and Dry Paint Effects for Creating Luminous Images
Many people think of Photoshop as a utilitarian retouching software for thinning thighs and whitening dull smiles. But Photoshop isn't just a makeup box for glamorizing photos; it's also an art studio with built-in brushes and paint. Cher Threinen-Pendarvis, author of The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book: Creative Techniques in Digital Painting Using Wacom and the iPad, Second Edition, shows how to harness the power of Photoshop to create a finished 'canvas' that delights the eye, without getting a single splotch of paint on your apron.
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By Cher Threinen-PendarvisNov 18, 2014

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Laura RossAdobe Announces Adobe Creative Suite 6

Adobe unveils Adobe Creative Suite 6! Get up to speed with books, videos, articles, and tutorials at our new CS6 Resource Center.

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By Laura RossCommentsApril 23, 2012
Topics: Adobe Creative Suite,Design,Adobe
Nancy Aldrich-RuenzelFind your Creative Edge
Imagine getting online access 24/7 to every topic we publish for creative people—including videos, books, books in progress (via Rough Cuts), shorter topics (through Short Cuts), and rich-media e-books.

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By Nancy Aldrich-RuenzelCommentsApril 5, 2010
Topics: Apple,Digital Audio, Video,Adobe Creative Suite,Voices that Matter,Digital Photography,Publisher's Notes,Design,Voices That Matter,Gadgets and Digital Lifestyle,Web video and audio,Adobe,Web Design & Development,Adobe Photoshop,Productivity
Karyn JohnsonAfter Effects and Flash: Together at last

This week we feature two articles on our site from Richard Harrington and Marcus Geduld. One is on Flash essentials for those of you who currently use After Effects and want to incorporate Flash into your projects. The other is for the Flash user who is ready to dive into After Effects.

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By Karyn JohnsonCommentsJune 19, 2009
Topics: Digital Audio, Video,Adobe Creative Suite,Adobe Flash,Design,Adobe After Effects,Adobe
Adobe Flash Catalyst: Under the Hood - Part 2 The Platform

In Part 2 of this continuing series, James Polanco and Aaron Pedersen provide a 30,000-foot overview of the new Flash Platform.

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By Victor GavendaCommentsJune 12, 2009
Topics: Workflow,Adobe Flash,Best Practices,Adobe Creative Suite,Adobe Flex,Design,Adobe,Web Design & Development,Adobe Photoshop

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