The Hidden Power of Illustrator CS Web Graphic Techniques
Steve KurthISBN: 0782141587; 9780782141580;
Adobe Illustrator has long been the industry's dominant illustration package. In this latest version, Adobe added a suite of extremely powerful, highly integrated web tools which are the focus of Steve Kurth's The Hidden Power of Illustrator CS: Web Graphic Techniques. Whether you're a Web designer making websites from scratch or a print designer taking graphics to the Web, Kurth gives you the tools and techniques you'll need to take full advantage of Illustrator's web capabilities. This process-orientedguide takes you from setting up documents and preferences all the way to integrating with programs such as Dreamweaver and GoLive. Topics include: Illustrator in a web workflow; working with symbols and icons; optimizing spot illustrations; image maps, slices, and CSS layers; creating animations and SVG; drawing for Flash; and automation. The book's web component features resource files, examples, and bonus lessons. A color section in the book showcases color-specific techniques.