Illustrator’s Live Trace: Sketch to Vector

  In this post we will take a drawn design, scan it and clean it up in Photoshop, then trace it using the Live Trace feature in Adobe Illustrator. Live Trace was introduced in Adobe Illustrator CS2 but is still a powerful tool available in Illustrator CS5. This process really gives an artist the freedom to…

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Recover PDF Password for Mac and Windows

Recover PDF Password is a system utility from Eltima Software, a software development company, that allows users to recover lost or fogotten password of protected PDF documents. Recover PDF Password is available for Mac and Windows platform. Recover PDF Password lets users to recover ‘user’ and ‘owner’ password for removing restrictions on printing, editing or…

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PDF Watermark Software for stamping PDF documents

PDF Watermark Software is a system utility from Picture to PDF, a software developer, for watermarking PDF documents. PDF Watermark Software allows users to insert text and image as background onto the PDF pages. PDF Watermark supports JPEG images and this allows users to stamp PDF documents with company logos, author signatures, products, charts or any artwork in JPEG format. The software…

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Editing CSS Layouts in Dreamweaver CS5

Dreamweaver CS5 includes a new collection of CSS layouts you can customize to create webpage designs. These layouts are designed to work well in a variety of Web browsers, and they can help you avoid common problems with CSS. This tutorial shows you how to edit these layouts to make them your own. 1 CREATE…

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Channels, Masks and Adjustment Layers…

Channels, Masks, Adjustment Layers… Photoshop CS5 rocks when it comes to using these features in conjunction with each other. Did you know you could use color channel information in Photoshop as the basis for a mask, that will control where a particular color adjustment might be applied? All without harming any pixels whatsoever in the original image?…

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Google Chrome gets its own slick PDF viewer

A lot of people dislike the experience of viewing a PDF in a web browser. A common complaint is that users are typically in for a long wait, because a separate desktop application needs to be launched and embedded within the browser before the PDF can be displayed. Google Chrome’s new native PDF viewer offers…

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Google’s Chrome now with integrated PDF viewer

The Google Chrome team announced on 4th November that they have added an integrated PDF viewer to the Chrome beta channel. This allows users to open PDF documents in the browser without any need for additional software or any plug-ins. Google confirmed that they have built an additional security layer called a ‘sandbox’ around the Chrome…

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PDF-XChange now available for free for creating PDFs

Tracker Software Products Ltd., a developer of PDF software, announced it is offering PDF-XChange Lite 4.0, its lightweight software for creating and editing PDFs, as a freeware for non-commercial and academic use. PDF-XChange Lite 4.0 is derived from the company’s flagship PDF-XChange line of commercial products. Tracker Software has seen a massive increase in demand for…

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Aiseesoft PDF Software for converting PDF files

Aiseesoft Studio, a multimedia software developer, offers a number of individual and also all-in-one package software for converting PDF files to ePub, Word and Image files. Aiseesoft’s software include PDF to ePub Converter, PDF to Word Converter, PDF to Image Converter and PDF Converter Ultimate. Aiseesoft PDF to ePub Converter is specially developed for converting PDF files…

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