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InDesign Toolbox | Part 2: The Direct Selection Tool (shortcut: A)

As mentioned in Part 1, while the selection tool is for grabbing frames and objects (the ‘shopping bag’), the direct selection tool is for manipulating the content within (the ‘shopping’), such as an imported image as in my examples below. 294 more words


Formele geometrice elementare

Astăzi ne vom ocupa de desenarea formelor geometrice elementare. Înainte să trecem la treabă vă voi arăta cum selectăm și modificăm formele geometrice (Shapes). 431 more words


Adobe Illustrator: Tip of the Day

If you’re an intermediate user of Illustrator, or a seasoned pro, then you are probably familiar with this one – look away now…

Hit ‘V’ 78 more words

Adobe Software Tips

How To's with Photoshop - Making smooth curved lines


I’ve been using Photoshop for over twenty years and have never made a simple, smooth curved line… Some webmaster I am… 145 more words

Learning By Doing

Magazine Editorial

In Introduction to Graphic Design right now we are working on an editorial for a magazine. We are doing it in InDesign which I have decided I enjoy much more than Photoshop. 323 more words

Photoshop: Basics of using the pen tool

The pen tool in Photoshop may look daunting at first though it’s actually fairly straightforward.

  1. Select the pen tool by clicking on it or using the ‘P’ shortcut i.e.
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