Adobe Day Recap

Did you miss Adobe Day?

Many folks attended Adobe Day on March 22nd, 2010 and we look forward to hosting more of these informative sessions. Each session was recorded for those of you who could not attend.

Below you will find the session description as well as links to the session recordings.

  • Create your own info-graphic in Illustrator
    View Illustrator session video 1
    View Illustrator session video 2

    Adobe Illustrator is a tool for creating graphics. If you don’t know anything about it, but might want to create a graphic for a report, a proposal, a website, or any communication, this session explained how to quickly combine text, shapes, colors, and data to create informational graphics. Logos, charts, cartoons and the like are easier than you might think to create.

  • Publishing in the 21st century – easier than you think
    View InDesign session video

    If you have ever felt like you have something to say, today’s technology gives you many, many more ways to say it than ever before. Whether you want to create a standard printed book or any of the new ePub formats, Adobe’s Design Premium is the toolset you can use to get that story into the hands of your audience- for far less money than you might think. This session focused on Adobe InDesign -a tool for creating documents- and the basics you need to know to get started.

  • Acrobat – is more than reading PDF files
    View Acrobat session video

    This session covered creating a Shared Review for commenting on PDFs, creating a fillable form for anyone with Reader, and delivering your content in the form of an e-portfolio. Also discussed was how to set yourself apart from your peers by combining documents, photos, video and audio into a single Digital PDF Portfolio.

  • Photoshop for the non-graphic artist
    View Photoshop session video

    This session focused on the five quick techniques that you can use to get the most from the world’s favorite image-editing software. Whether you are a forensic scientist or an historian, if you can create a compelling image to accompany the story you want to tell, then you can increase the impact of that story. This session unlocked the secrets Adobe Photoshop has to offer.

Contact training@neu.edu with any questions regarding these sessions.

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