Photoshop Syllabus Covered

Overview of the Photoshop/Flash

  • What is Photoshop
  • What is Flash
  • Summary

Interface & operations

  • About Interface
  • Touring The Toolbar
  • Options Palette Bar
  • Tabbed Palettes
  • Zoom Tool Interface
  • The Blank Canvas
  • Starting Out
  • Specific Size
  • Color Modes
  • Converting Color Modes
  • Opening A File
  • Resize Image
  • Resizing Canvas
  • Rotating And Flopping
  • file browser intro
  • rotating and ranking
  • image organization
  • rename and delete
  • workspaces
  • options at bottom
  • organizing documents
  • Saving Your File
  • File types
  • document sizes
  • customize document
  • Crop Tool
  • Trimming Image
  • Background Layer
  • Creating A New Layer
  • Re-arranging Layers
  • auto color
  • Presenting to Clients

Layers

  • History Undo
  • Preference setting
  • Preserving States
  • Move Tool with Layers
  • Linking Layer Movement
  • Layer Sets
  • Move Via Layer Sets
  • Locking Layer Movement
  • Layer Transparency
  • Layer Set Transparency
  • Labeling Layers
  • Marquee Tool
  • Elliptical Marquee Tool
  • Constrained Aspect Tool
  • Saving A Selection
  • Moving A Selection
  • Histogram
  • Adjustment Layers
  • Layer Adjustments
  • Grouping Adjustments
  • curves zoom box
  • auto curves
  • Brightness / Contrast
  • Levels
  • Output Levels
  • RGB Levels
  • Hue / Saturation
  • Desaturate
  • Cloning Out Problems
  • Cloning Document
  • Color Picking
  • Eyedropper Tool
  • Other Imaging Tools
  • Blur
  • Sharpen
  • Dodge
  • Burn
  • Eraser
  • Saturate-Desaturate

Brushes & Text

  • Healing Brush
  • healing brush
  • patch tool
  • Type Tool
  • Text Boxes
  • Font Size
  • Type Kerning
  • Type Leading
  • Type Tracking
  • Faux Fonts
  • Vertical and Horizontal
  • Warp Text
  • Coloring Logo
  • Image Transparency
  • Gradient
  • Gradient Editor
  • Gradient Layer
  • Image Adjustments
  • Invert
  • Threshold
  • Gradient Map
  • Transformations
  • Free Transform
  • Transforming Type
  • layer mask
  • creating mask
  • disable mask
  • painting on mask
  • vector mask
  • quick mask
  • Paint Bucket
  • Custom Shape
  • custom brush
  • Filters Intro
  • Motion Blur
  • Radial Blur
  • Noise Filters
  • Wave Filters
  • Fading Filters

Coloring

  • Grouping
  • Adjustment Grouping
  • Grouping Layer Sets
  • Liquify
  • Liquify
  • Multiply
  • Screen
  • Dissolve
  • Color
  • Saturation
  • Coloring Black and White Artwork
  • Colorizing Photos
  • Airbrush Tool
  • Paintbrush
  • Pencil
  • Clone Stamp
  • Keyboard Brush Shortcuts
  • Straight Lines
  • batch rename
  • What Are Effects
  • Deleting Effects
  • Drop Shadow
  • Inner Shadow
  • Inner Glow
  • Outer Glow
  • Bevel and Emboss
  • Satin
  • Color Overlay
  • Gradient Overlay
  • Pattern Overlay
  • Stroke
  • Pasting Effects
  • Blending Options
  • Capturing Styles
  • Drawing Effects
  • pattern maker
  • Picture Package
  • proof sheets
  • Creating Actions
  • batch rename
  • Review

Flash Syllabus Covered

Exploring Flash products

  • Flash applications
  • Flash approaches
  • Evaluation of Flash products

Basics of Flash software

  • Working with Flash
  • Working with graphics
  • Building graphic elements for a Plash product

Flash Animation

  • Frame-by-frame
  • Motion tweening
  • Shape tweening

Flash Interactivity

  • Types of Interactivity
  • Active Learning
  • ActionScript in Flash
  • Components in Flash

Flash Multimedia

  • Power of Multimedia
  • Sound in Flash
  • Video in Flash
  • Visual Elements in Flash

Planning and Producing a Flash Project

  • Audience, purpose, architecture
  • Design Issues
  • Accessibility
  • Testing and usability
  • Packaging & publishing a Flash product

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Interface

  • choosing a workspace
  • document window & toolbars
  • the document window
  • the launcher
  • the insert panel & tool sets
  • the document toolbar
  • the property inspector
  • dockable floating panels
  • using contextual menus

Site Control

  • defining a site
  • file and folder management
  • creating site maps
  • using the file browser
  • create a site from nothing

Basics

  • defining the site
  • creating and saving documents
  • inserting images with assets panel
  • adding text
  • aligning page elements
  • modifying page properties
  • creating links with text and images
  • adding keyword & description meta tags
  • preview in browser
  • define a secondary browser

Linking

  • link with point to file
  • linking to new source files
  • browse for file and link history
  • anchor links
  • email links
  • file links
  • imagemaps

Typography

  • html text formatting
  • font lists
  • text alignment
  • html lists
  • color schemes
  • text in tables
  • flash text
  • character objects

Tables

  • insert and modify a table
  • fixed width tables
  • relative width tables
  • hybrid table
  • insert tabular data
  • sort table data

Rollovers

  • simple rollovers - insert rollover
  • simple rollover - swap image behavior
  • multiple-event rollovers
  • flash buttons

Cascading Style Sheets

  • redefining HTML tags
  • defining a custom class
  • CSS selectors
  • CSS selectors to group tags
  • linking to external CSS
  • CSS reference panel

Code

  • editing in the code view
  • code view options
  • quick tag editor & attribute hints
  • cleanup HTML
  • cleanup word HTML
  • code validator / XHTML

Forms

  • form objects
  • creating a form
  • creating a jump menu

Behaviors

  • set text of status bar
  • open browser window behavior
  • downloading and installing extensions

Automation

  • history panel
  • copy / paste history
  • create web photo album

Templates and Library Items

  • templates in action
  • creating / modifying templates
  • library items in action
  • creating / modifying library items

Inserting Media Objects

  • linking to sounds
  • embedding sounds
  • inserting flash content
  • inserting director content
  • inserting a quicktime movie

FTP Management

  • Understanding FTP
  • Setting up FTP Server (Live)
  • Uploading and downloading FTP contents
  • Summary

Deployment

  • Preparing designs.
  • Deploying application on Web Server
  • Summary