InDesign Quick Tips: Eyedropping to Format Type

Adobe certified instructor Jeff Witchel shows you how to use the Eyedropper Tool to format type. Jeff will show you how the Eyedropper Tool can apply formats to other type, pick up paragraph styles, and apply the background.

Beauty Box Photo 3

Digital Anarchy recently updated its Beauty Box plug-in for Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, and Aperture. It’s touted as an “easy and powerful way of smoothing out skin and removing blemishes.” That’s somewhat true.

Nikon COOLPIX A

The COOLPIX A marks Nikon’s introduction to the advanced, fixed focal length lens, compact camera arena, joining companies such as Ricoh, Leica, Fujifilm, Sony, and Sigma. Characteristics of this group include fast lenses, RAW file capture, and large price tags.

3D Movie Title in After Effects

Learn how to take advantage of After Effects 3D features by following along with this video and creating a 3D animated title effect. Learn how to animate text, create lighting, animate light movement, and utilize adjustment layers. This videos shows some of the incredible things After Effects is capable of doing.

InDesign Quick Tips: Finding the Fonts You Want Faster in InDesign CC

Adobe certified instructor Jeff Witchel shows you the Font Menu enhancements in InDesign CC that makes finding and applying fonts a lot easier. In this quick-tip video, Jeff will show you some improvements to the Font Family Menu and the Font Search Widget.

Lightwave 3D 11.5

In the world of 3D modeling (virtual or otherwise), NewTek’s LightWave 3D continues to be the standard for professionals. The latest update (11.5) takes this software to new heights, with features that are over-and-above many designers’ wish lists.

Motion Tracking with After Effects

This video offers some tips on getting the best results from After Effects motion tracking feature. Motion tracker creates memory markers of the movement of your video subject, which can then be used to align an adjustment or insert inside the video. Learn how to use the tracking window and how to set and adjust tracking points.

Flame Painter 2

Flame Painter 2 is a unique program that’s not for everyone; however, creatives will find loads of excuses to play with this application. Flame brushes are just one small segment of the process, and the control and precision you have using these esoteric elements will make you feel bad for folks trying to do similar things any other way.

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