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Adobe Fireworks CS5

Video Description

Total Training for Fireworks CS5 begins by teaching you the foundations of Fireworks and will quickly show you how to create vector shapes and design a logo. You will also learn to work with text, bitmaps and layers before moving onto creating interactive buttons using slices, hot spots and rollovers

Table of Contents

  1. GETTING STARTED WITH FIREWORKS CS5
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Creating a New Document & Modifying the Workspace 00:06:04
    3. Exploring the Tools Panel 00:06:05
    4. Exploring the Properties Inspector & Preferences 00:04:42
    5. Using Rulers, Guides & Grids 00:04:09
    6. Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts 00:02:25
    7. Accessing Fireworks Help & Support 00:02:20
  2. CREATING VECTOR SHAPES
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Drawing a Shape & Adding a Gradient 00:06:03
    3. Using the Freeform & Subselection Tools 00:03:59
    4. Using Auto Shapes 00:04:35
    5. Selecting Colors & Swatches 00:03:02
    6. Applying Textures & Patterns 00:03:36
    7. Applying Filters & Working with Styles 00:06:34
  3. WORKING WITH TEXT
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Creating & Formatting Text 00:07:29
    3. Importing Text & Using Placeholder Text 00:02:39
    4. Using the Check Spelling & Find and Replace Commands 00:04:28
  4. WORKING WITH BITMAPS
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Importing, Scaling & Cropping 00:04:59
    3. Making & Editing Selections 00:13:19
    4. Adjusting Color 00:05:23
    5. Using the Rubber Stamp Tool 00:02:44
    6. Creating a Vector Mask & an Auto Vector Mask 00:03:57
  5. WORKING WITH LAYERS
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Exploring the Layers Panel 00:03:28
    3. Creating Layers & Sublayers 00:07:48
    4. Renaming, Organizing & Changing Stacking Order 00:04:10
  6. SLICES, HOTSPOTS & ROLLOVERS
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Creating & Naming Slices 00:08:23
    3. Linking Slices 00:09:01
    4. Optimizing Images 00:12:13
    5. Making Hotspots 00:06:17
    6. Creating Rollovers & Disjointed Rollovers 00:07:14
  7. CREATING INTERACTIVE BUTTONS
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Designing a Button & Rollover States 00:06:44
    3. Setting Button States Using the States Panel 00:02:30
    4. Creating Symbols 00:06:56
    5. Animating GIFs 00:06:30
  8. WORKING WITH PAGES
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Using the Pages Panel & Pages 00:10:10
    3. Using Design Templates 00:04:11
    4. Sharing Layers between Templates 00:06:23
    5. Adding Master Pages 00:04:20
  9. WIREFRAMING
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Introduction to Wireframes 00:05:39
    3. Creating Your Own Styles & Symbols 00:05:19
    4. Working with Common Library Items 00:13:08
    5. Prototyping for AIR™ Applications 00:04:29
    6. Prototyping for Flex® Applications 00:07:21
  10. CREATIVE SUITE® INTEGRATION
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Photoshop® Integration 00:09:08
    3. Illustrator® Integration 00:06:36
    4. Flash® Integration 00:07:19
    5. Dreamweaver® Integration 00:06:21
    6. Flash Catalyst™ Integration 00:09:00
  11. EXPLORING PATHS & BLEND MODES
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Using the Path Panel 00:09:13
    3. Applying Blend Modes in the Properties Inspector 00:06:07
    4. Painting on a Layer Using a Blend Mode 00:04:06
  12. EXPORTING
    1. Introduction 00:00:07
    2. Exploring the Export Panel 00:05:45
    3. Setting Up a File for CSS Export 00:03:45
    4. Using Device Central for Mobile Development 00:03:44
    5. Credits 00:00:12