Adobe InDesign is the industry-standard publishing application for print publications, interactive PDF documents, digital magazines, EPUBs.
Use Indesign to create and publish a broad range of content for print, web and tablet apps.
Create simple Flyers, Banners, business cards or complex multi-page layouts quickly and efficiently with precise control.
This Adobe authorised course is delivered by Adobe Certified Instructor - Antony Brown.
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The InDesign Workspace
Workspace overview • Preferences • The Control Panel • Setting tool defaults • Using shortcuts • Zooming & Navigation • Saving your Workspace
Creating a new document
Document presets • Selecting Intent - print, web • Setting Margins & Columns • Bleed & Slug • Screen Mode
Working with GRAPHICS
Placing graphics • Wrapping text around images • Fitting Images inside Frames • Links Panel • Smart guides & smart spacing • Effects panel • Creating gradients • Setting up Object library
Working with TEXT
Creating text • Selecting & editing text • Placing text from other Applications • Finding missing fonts • Text Control Panel • Text Flow • Aligning text within a frame • Spellcheck • Character & Paragraph level formatting • Copy & paste using the eyedropper tool • Tracking & Kerning • Working with Tabs ￼• Applying text Wrap
Working with STYLES
Character & paragraph styles • Creating Character styles • Editing & Updating styles • Creating and applying object styles • Saving Styles
Guaranteed to run, course have between 1 and 6 people making the learning experience hands on and focussed.
Everyone has an opportunity to ask questions.
You need no previous experience to attend this course.
Working knowledge of a computer.
Using the Pages panel • Targeting pages and spreads • Creating Master Pages • Arranging & Deleting Master Pages • Auto-numbering pages • Numbering and Section options
Exporting and printing
Check document using Live PreFlight • Exporting a Print document • Export PDF options • Export for email • Package your document • Anticipating potential problems
Working with FRAMES
Understanding - Frame Tools • Creating Graphics frame • Create Text frames • Using Control Panel • Fill Colour & Stroke • Transforming, Scaling, Rotating • Placing & resizing Graphics • Align panel • Working with the Gap tool • Grouping/Ungrouping • Transparency & Blending settings
Adding Colours - swatches panel • Applying colours to objects • Working with Gradients • Spot & process colours • Stroke & fill options • Creating tint Swatches • Sampling colours
Includes Adobe’s Classroom in a Book (Digital Copy) and course materials.
Tea, coffee, Filtered water and biscuits are available throughout the day and lunch at one of our favourites spots around Circular
Quay or Como Centre
$695 (Early Bird $595) GST inclusive
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