Paper Just Got An Upgrade

Innovation in paper is something that is welcomed in the PDF community. The work of physicist Kate Stone is combining conductive inks with paper to create interactive documents…

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Introduction To Photoshop Scripting

Automation is useful in the work of every designer. It saves precious time on repetitive tasks and helps us solve certain problems more quickly and easily. You can automate your workflow in Photoshop with actions, which are pretty popular and which most of you already know about and use. Today, we’ll introduce you to an…

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QuarkXPress Upgrade Bootcamp

Master the newest features and changes in QuarkXPress quickly with this focused Upgrade Bootcamp from any earlier version of QuarkXPress. Keep reading QuarkXPress Upgrade Bootcamp on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training…

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InCopy for Design & Production Personnel

InCopy for Design & Production Personnel is a specialized class that teaches InDesign users how to work with editorial InCopy users. InDesign-based layout artists will learn how to prepare for and support InCopy users for a smooth workflow that leaves… Keep reading InCopy for Design & Production Personnel on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting…

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InCopy for Writers and Editors

Adobe InCopy is a professional word processing application made by Adobe Systems. The InDesign desktop publishing software is primarily used to publish newspapers and magazines; the InCopy component, whether integrated or standalone, is used primarily by editors. InCopy allows the… Keep reading InCopy for Writers and Editors on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &…

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Importing Kuler Themes into Photoshop

If, like me you’ve fallen in love with the Adobe Kuler mobile app (iOS) you may have gotten frustrated that you can’t import the themes into Photoshop, they are after all .ase files, for Illustrator right? Good news! You can bring them into Photoshop. The post Importing Kuler Themes into Photoshop appeared first on TipSquirrel…

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Migration Evaluation

With creative and publishing tool makers promoting their products, hyping them more than ever, and sometimes taking potshots at the competition, it can be difficult to see the forest through the reams. Is InDesign or […] Keep reading Migration Evaluation on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training…

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Workflow Migration

Moving from QuarkXPress to InDesign, Microsoft Word to InCopy, Fireworks to Illustrator and Photoshop, or Mac to Windows? Changing the key tools in any workflow is more than a matter of installing new software. When […] Keep reading Workflow Migration on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training…

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The Joy Of Illustrated Maps In The Era Of Google Earth

Update (01.08.2013) Please note that this article has been updated and now references to OpenStreetMap1. In my career as a freelance illustrator, map-making has become a favorite specialty of mine. With each map assignment, I virtually travel across the globe, visiting places I’ve never been. Most recent was a “trip” to New Zealand for a sampling…

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Retinize It: Free Photoshop Action For Slicing Graphics For HD Screens

High-definition (or “Retina”) displays have spread wider and wider, and evidently their numbers will keep growing. So, as creators of products that will be consumed on Retina devices, we have to optimize our design and development workflow accordingly. Slicing graphics from finished designs to use for development is one of the less enjoyable parts of…

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