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Microsoft Expression Media

Video Description

Get your digital assets in order with Microsoft Expression Media. Hosted by Nick Wilcox-Brown, this video series teaches you how to organize and catalog your entire library of digital files for easy retrieval and presentation. In addition, you'll learn how to rank and rate your files, add metadata and copyright information, and output your digital assets to an HTML gallery. Sorting out your files just got easier.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: OVERVIEW & IMPORTING ASSETS
    1. Head 00:00:58
    2. Introducing Expression Media 00:03:49
    3. Setting Up the Preferences 00:04:05
    4. Importing Files 00:03:28
    5. Importing from a Disk or Camera 00:05:10
    6. Renaming Images 00:02:12
    7. Using Auto-Update 00:02:38
  2. CHAPTER 2: ORGANIZING & VIEWING ASSETS
    1. Head 00:00:28
    2. Viewing the Interface 00:05:44
    3. Sorting, Viewing & Playing Media 00:05:59
    4. Setting View Options 00:06:38
    5. Viewing Individual Layers from .PSD Files 00:01:32
  3. CHAPTER 3: ADDING ANNOTATIONS
    1. Head 00:00:31
    2. Introducing Metadata 00:07:24
    3. Creating a Metadata Template 00:02:14
    4. Annotating Images 00:05:51
    5. Cataloging Annotated Images 00:08:47
    6. Inline Editing 00:02:21
    7. Using the Vocabulary Editor 00:03:49
    8. Understanding Field Names 00:02:13
    9. Adding Custom Fields 00:02:21
    10. Synching Annotations 00:06:25
  4. CHAPTER 4: ADVANCED ORGANIZATION OF ASSETS
    1. Head 00:00:29
    2. Introducing Metadata 00:02:21
    3. Working with Catalog Sets 00:02:53
    4. Transferring Files 00:04:24
    5. Creating Sub Catalogs 00:04:10
    6. Resetting the Capture Date & Time 00:02:06
  5. CHAPTER 5: FILTERING & EDITING
    1. Head 00:00:27
    2. Filtering Media Files 00:05:14
    3. Searching for Images 00:02:44
    4. Working with Image Editing Features 00:07:29
    5. Converting Image Files 00:03:43
    6. Working with the Light Table 00:08:02
  6. CHAPTER 6: PUBLISHING & PROOFING
    1. Head 00:00:37
    2. Emailing Images 00:01:50
    3. Creating Contact Sheets & Printing 00:04:02
    4. Using the PDF Maker 00:04:22
    5. Exporting Data 00:03:04
    6. Exporting XML 00:02:40
    7. Exporting to a Web Gallery 00:02:50
    8. Using the Media Reader 00:06:27
  7. CHAPTER 7: INTERFACING WITH OTHER APPLICATIONS
    1. Head 00:00:27
    2. Working with Mail, Acrobat® & QuickTime® 00:06:41
    3. Working with Photoshop® CS3 00:07:38
    4. Working with Helper Applications 00:06:28
    5. Working with Camera Raw 00:05:03
    6. Exploring the Camera Raw Converted Images 00:04:21
    7. Working with Capture One™ 00:09:04
    8. Creating a CD for a Client 00:04:59
  8. CHAPTER 8: SLIDE SHOW & BACKUP
    1. Head 00:00:24
    2. Running a Slide Show 00:06:45
    3. Backing Up the Assets 00:05:17
    4. Reviewing Important Tips 00:01:54
    5. Creating Metadata Templates 00:02:19
    6. Creating Project Templates 00:03:58
    7. Final Comments & Credits 00:01:59