Practical HDRI

Pro photographer Jack Howard, leads you into the new frontier of high dynamic range imaging (HDRI), a multishot technique used to digitally capture, store, and edit the full luminosity range of a scene in ways not possible in a single captured image. September 26, 2010

CS5: Type on the Grid

For many students and educators, the Bauhaus has become a symbolic point of entry to art and design education. ... here you learn about the GRID, by Michael Mandiberg, and Xtine Burrough August 12, 2010

CS5: Multiple Graphics in a Grid of Frames

The Adobe Creative Team shows you how to can place all your photos and arrange them in a grid at the same time -- without placing images individually! August 11, 2010

CS5: Using the Magic Wand Tool

The Magic Wand tool selects all the pixels of a particular color or color range. It's most successful for selecting an area of similar colors surrounded by areas of very different colors. August 8, 2010

To Photoshop or Not to Photoshop

In this article, the question "Why do you need Photoshop when so much can be accomplished in the camera using formal compositional properties?" xtine burrough explains August 7, 2010

Photoshop CS5: Making Corrections

Even carefully planned and posed photographs can have flaws. Photos you snap on the spur of the moment are even more likely to include distracting background objects or to have less-than-ideal lighting. Make some corrections ... August 6, 2010

InDesign: Interactive Documents

Olav Martin Kvern and David Blatner explain InDesign's features for the "rich media" producer. Many of these tools don't produce any visible effect on your InDesign pages, but change the behavior of PDF or Flash SWF files that you export. August 5, 2010

After Effects CS5 Top Five Features

Mark Christiansen, author of Adobe After Effects CS5 Visual Effects and Compositing Studio Techniques, points out his favorite changes in the latest version of the program. August 4, 2010

Adobe CS5 with the big boys

ARE YOU READY TO LEARN WITH THE BIG BOYS? If not, you can continue to our next CS5 bookshelf. But if you are up to time-tested and proven educational learning, this is your spot -- folks, this is the major league and once you dig in here - you're playing with the big boys! July 30, 2010

CS5 : What's missing?

What's missing from the box? Well, Adobe's training is very good. But, Lesa Snider has gone way beyond the call of duty for you, and brings you this all-inclusive tome of fresh, enjoyable, and high-energy learning. July 30, 2010