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iRock
03-09-2005, 07:39 AM
Anyone know whats the best book for learning Photoshop CS???

Preferably designing interfaces and layout for websites.


But I suppose some cartoon type stuff aswel


Thanks

nomore
03-12-2005, 05:54 PM
Anyone know whats the best book for learning Photoshop CS???

Preferably designing interfaces and layout for websites.


But I suppose some cartoon type stuff aswel


Thanks

I recommend Photoshop Down And Dirty Tricks (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0735713537/qid=1110664351/sr=2-4/ref=pd_bbs_b_2_4/002-4645108-2680859) by Scott Kelby, and his other book Photoshop For Digital Photographers (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0735714118/qid=1110664351/sr=2-1/ref=pd_bbs_b_2_1/002-4645108-2680859)

TTheInfamous1
03-17-2005, 03:37 PM
I recommend Photoshop Down And Dirty Tricks (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0735713537/qid=1110664351/sr=2-4/ref=pd_bbs_b_2_4/002-4645108-2680859) by Scott Kelby, and his other book Photoshop For Digital Photographers (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0735714118/qid=1110664351/sr=2-1/ref=pd_bbs_b_2_1/002-4645108-2680859)

I recommend these as well. I have them and use them frequently.

Macman
03-17-2005, 03:54 PM
Ive only read maybe 1 or 2 books tops on photoshop that are actually worth reading, both are by scott kelby, I met him a while back at a photoshop seminar. I tutor lots of people at my school, photoshop, illustrator, indesign, quark, anything pretty much. anyway, I think the books were um, photoshop cs killer tips or something, and killer type effects in photoshop or something,

TTheInfamous1
03-17-2005, 07:20 PM
Ive only read maybe 1 or 2 books tops on photoshop that are actually worth reading, both are by scott kelby, I met him a while back at a photoshop seminar. I tutor lots of people at my school, photoshop, illustrator, indesign, quark, anything pretty much. anyway, I think the books were um, photoshop cs killer tips or something, and killer type effects in photoshop or something,
Those are great as well.

dreric1kansas
03-20-2005, 01:30 PM
There is a great tutorial for exporting to SWF in p.94 95 and P. 141 in the book How to Wow Photoshop for the Web by Kabili and Smith (fantastic and well done book).
I have it reviewed BTW at my site at
http://www.maccompanion.com/archives/november2004/books/HowtoWow.html
I recommend this book at anyone wanting to do SWF and photoshop book- It is one of the best I have seen in many years

FILE>EXPORT>MacCROMEDIA FLASH SWFExpoert dialog box choose the following setting and click ok
make sure preserve appearance is unchecked
check generate HTML which tells Imageready to create an HTML file with code to display your SWF in a web browser
Leave other options at their default

Hope that helps

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