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

InDesign CS5: Creating Pages

In this excerpt from Real World Adobe InDesign CS5, Olav Martin Kvern, David Blatner and Bob Bringhurst illustrate how to create multiple page sizes in the same document -- a feature that people have been requesting for years. August 10, 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

Making a profit in Desktop Publishing

Well, are you going to make a profit? One of the frequent questions in the Design Cafe is "HOW MUCH TO CHARGE?" ... well, here's your answer. This is so comprehensive, I can comfortably endorse it ... two thumbs up! June 28, 2010

Pantone on your iPhone!

Color Expert 1.1, and Color Wheel, an Image Palette and a Swatch Book is now available for the iPhone and iPod touch. April 14, 2010

Real World Print Production

Contrary to popular belief, print is not dead! With all the interest in online publishing, the good old medium of print is still alive and well. The problem is getting the color just right. Take some advice from Claudia McCue February 25, 2010

Preparing Raster Images

Whether you acquire an image from a scanner, a digital camera, a royalty-free CD, or a stock photography vendor, it's made out of pixels. Those pixels need to be near perfect in order for the final print to be perfect February 24, 2010

Which type styles are best?

Which type face to use has been a frequent question since there were fonts... and particularly with the advent of desktop publishing. Everyone is a designer, but not everyone knows which fonts to use. January 29, 2010

Graphic Inspector

Graphic Inspector checks entire folders of graphic files for potential problems according to specific workflow requirements - the most exhaustive info on multiple images and vector graphics, saving the time and hassle of checking them manually. January 24, 2010

Designer's Geometry Box

GRIDS: the designer's best friend! This is a new tool for Mac OS users that provides the ability to map, measure grids -- Web and print designs, app interfaces, or anything imaginable can all be quickly viewed under a very flexible grid system January 5, 2010