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Total Training for Adobe Fireworks CS3

Video Description

Get your designs from the rest of the CS3 suite out to the web and ready for the masses with Adobe Fireworks CS3. This program picks up where Adobe's old ImageReady left off and comes packed with new features to set your designs up using html, java, and even CSS. With John Ulliman as your guide, you'll learn how to adjust, crop, and use filters on your digital pictures, scans and stock art. Plus, how to create composite images using layer techniques, adjustments and effects.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: Adjusting & Exporting Web Images
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:37
    2. Introducing Fireworks 00:05:26
    3. Rotating & Cropping an Image 00:03:18
    4. Using Levels to Adjust Brightness 00:05:47
    5. Adjusting the Color 00:06:11
    6. Removing Red Eye 00:02:01
    7. Explaining Basic Keyboard Shortcuts 00:02:32
    8. Using Filters 00:03:27
    9. Using Sharpening Filters 00:02:44
    10. Using Painting Tools 00:03:38
    11. Using the Blur & Sharpen Tools 00:05:07
    12. Setting Up the Image Size 00:04:02
    13. Optimizing Your Images for the Web 00:05:24
    14. Additional Optimize & Align Settings 00:06:21
  2. CHAPTER 2: Using Bitmap & Vector Elements
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:34
    2. Making Simple Vector Shapes 00:06:06
    3. Modifying Fills & Strokes 00:05:56
    4. Working with Patterns & Gradients 00:04:51
    5. Adjusting the Opacity & Applying Filters 00:04:21
    6. Working with Layers 00:05:59
    7. Create a Logo with Gradients & Layers 00:05:16
    8. Working with the Pen Tool 00:09:02
    9. Delete Points along a Path & More Pen Tool Tips 00:04:37
    10. Creating & Using Styles 00:03:56
  3. CHAPTER 3: Creating Composite Images
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:22
    2. Making Bitmap Selections 00:05:28
    3. Setting Properties to Marquee Selections 00:03:31
    4. Manipulating Selections 00:03:38
    5. Using the Magic Wand 00:05:24
    6. Creating a Multi-Layer Composite 00:06:01
    7. Removing Complex Backgrounds 00:05:27
    8. Removing More Complex Backgrounds 00:04:12
    9. Adding Text 00:04:55
  4. CHAPTER 4: Using Slices to Create Layers
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:29
    2. Taking a Look at the Layers 00:01:50
    3. Importing & Adjusting Images & Text 00:07:57
    4. Creating a Button Graphic 00:03:18
    5. Creating Slices 00:06:29
    6. Setting Slice Properties 00:06:16
    7. Exporting HTML & Image Slices 00:03:55
    8. Using the New Pages Panel 00:05:53
    9. Create a Button & Add Rollover Actions 00:03:52
    10. Add, Align, Name & Link Multiple Buttons 00:04:24
    11. Create HTML Slices & More Image Slices 00:05:17
    12. Exporting & Previewing in a Browser 00:04:15
    13. Final Comments & Credits 00:02:01