Partner Overview: Segal Savad

Company Overview Founded in 2000, Segal Savad combines marketing strategy, award-winning design and cutting-edge technology to develop impactful brand communications, digital strategies, apps and websites. Segal Savad is also a top Adobe Solutions Partner specializing in using AEM Mobile to support mobile customer engagement. Segal Savad is based in New York City but supports well-known…

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How to Create a Hanukkah Themed Icon Pack in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn today’s tutorial we’re going to break away from the regular stuff that we’ve done in the past and tackle something different, even special you may say, since we’re going to recreate some iconic objects and symbols from the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah. That being said, if you’re a proud kippah owner,…

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Partner Overview: Slalom

Company Overview Slalom is a purpose-driven consulting firm that helps companies solve business problems and build for the future, with solutions spanning business advisory, customer experience, technology, and analytics. Our clients come to us to find new ways to accelerate innovation, do more with less, get to market faster, create experiences their customers love, and…

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Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Create a Portrait Quote

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this quick 60-second video, you’ll learn how to use Adobe Photoshop to combine a portrait image and typography into an attractive portrait quote.How to Create a Portrait Quote in PhotoshopA personal quote is a good way to communicate your own values and beliefs. One great way to associate yourself with your…

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Partner Overview: Bates Creative

Company Overview Over the last five years, Bates Creative has developed over 50 apps using Adobe’s mobile platform across multiple verticals for clients including ExxonMobil, VMware, and the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center. As a full-service design agency with roots in the Washington DC metro area, Bates Creative’s artistically intelligent vision leads clients to deploy mobile…

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InDesign Magazine Issue 92: InDesign in the Middle East

We’re happy to announce that InDesign Magazine Issue 92 (December, 2016) is now available! Here’s what the issue includes: Chana Messer profiles four prominent designers creating multilingual work for the Middle East region. David Blatner interviews an expert in Middle Eastern type design. Jane Edwards was our reporter on the scene for the 12th annual InDesign…

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How to Create a 3D Cylinder Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingWe’re going Red for World AIDS Day 2016 with this 3D text effect. Use Photoshop’s 3D tools and settings, along with adjustment layers and filters, to create a simple, 3D cylinder text effect.Let’s quote directly from WorldAIDSDay.org on what this annual event is about:World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each…

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Learn the Tone Curve in 5 Minutes

The tone curve is one of the most useful tool for photographers. It can be used to make any tonal adjustments like brightening your image and adding contrast. It’s found in many software like Lightroom, Capture One, Premiere, After Effects and mobile apps like Lightroom Mobile. In this tutorial, you’ll learn in a simple way on…

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InDesign Template Essentials: Page Size Starters

Hey folks, here’s the latest Template Essentials file for our Premium members! (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) This month’s file, Page Size Starters, was suggested by an email that we received from a long-time InDesign user. She was wondering how best to create a single PDF that was comprised of multiple page sizes. Export multiple InDesign…

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PR: Recosoft releases PDF2ID v4.6 – PDF to InDesign CC 2017 Converter

Press Release Osaka, Japan, December 1 2016 – Recosoft Corporation the developers of PDF conversion software and Adobe® InDesign® conversion plug-ins has  released PDF2ID Standard and PDF2ID Professional v4.6, the latest PDF to InDesign conversion plug-ins for InDesign CC 2017.   PDF2ID v4.6 includes support for Adobe InDesign CC 2017 for both the Mac and…

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Easy Patterns in InDesign

With this simple technique you can create an endless variety of patterns with just a few clicks, right in InDesign! 1. Use “gridify” to create a grid of objects Begin drawing a line, oval, rectangle, or polygon, and without releasing the mouse, tap the up-arrow or right-arrow key on the keyboard a few times. As you…

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