CorelDRAW X8 The Official Guide

Author: Gary David Bouton
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259860218
Release Date: 2017-02-03
Genre: Technology & Engineering

The Corel-Authorized Guide to CorelDRAW®—Updated for CorelDRAW X8 This thoroughly revised guide offers complete coverage of CorelDraw X8, including the revamped interface and brand-new features. CorelDRAW X8: The Official Guide shows anyone—from a beginner to an experienced illustrator—how to create top-drawer commercial graphics and exquisite artwork. You will learn to draw photorealistic illustrations, use shortcuts to create complex art, lay out text like a pro, add special effects, and transform 2D objects into 3D graphics. The book features tips for printing high-quality work that matches what you’ve designed on your monitor. • Work in the customizable interface redesigned to reflect Windows® Metro style • Explore and understand the software’s menus, palettes, and dockers • Lay out brochures, flyers, and other multi-page documents • Add paragraph, artistic, and custom-shaped text to your designs • Search the Content Exchange for fonts, vector patterns, background designs, and the Get More docker • Use the Perspective, Extrude, Smear, Twirl, Attract, Repel, and Distortion tools • Incorporate lens effects, transparency, shadows, glows, and bevels • Put all the elements together in a professional, visually compelling way with layout and design tips from the author

CorelDRAW X6 The Official Guide

Author: Gary David Bouton
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071790116
Release Date: 2012-09-06
Genre: Computers

The only official guide to CorelDRAW—fully updated throughout to cover all the new features of the latest release CorelDRAW X The Official Guide is the one-stop tutorial/reference for learning how to create gorgeous graphics for a variety of print and web uses. Veteran graphic designer and author Gary Bouton shows you how to use the new product features, and shows off beautiful graphics and techniques in this Corel-authorized guide. Packed with examples and techniques, this book delivers details no CorelDRAW user can afford to be without! Ideal for beginners through experts getting started on the new release, the book explains how to install the software, use the illustration and drawing tools, work with text, apply colors, fills, and outlines, apply special effects, and work in 3D. CorelDRAW X The Official Guide Offers hundreds of tips, tricks, and shortcuts that show how to get the most out of product features, not just what the features do Includes online access to 30+ video tutorials of hands-on instruction from the author, plus CorelDRAW native files, stock images for tutorials in Corel PHOTO-PAINT, custom typefaces designed by the author, and other useful starter pieces for learning CorelDRAW Includes a full-color insert demonstrating results of various filters and effects Provides a comprehensive CorelDRAW X reference as well as drawing tips and illustration techniques Discusses print and web use and potential issues Explains how to use PHOTO-PAINT, Corel’s image-editing tool

Blue Collar Resumes Third Edition

Author: Steven Provenzano, CPRW/CEIP
Publisher: ECS: Executive Career Services & DeskTop Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781435461017
Release Date: 2017-08-10
Genre: Business & Economics

Blue Collar Resumes, Third Edition will help you discover, organize, and market your skills and abilities to employers with impact and clarity. Using real-life examples and the latest strategies used by expert resume writers, Steven Provenzano, CPRW/CEIP, clearly explains how to sift through your work history, extract and develop key points about your talents, and sell them to win interviews. You’ll learn to evaluate your work experience, education and skills, and translate them into powerful selling points. You will also learn new, effective methods to format and organize your achievements, design the finished resume, and leverage new techniques for making job contacts and acing the interview. The 100+ resume examples in Blue Collar Resumes, Third Edition, reflect a broad spectrum of industries, careers, and job descriptions. These include skilled trade and factory workers, assemblers and construction workers, supervisors, executive secretaries, sales and customer service representatives, data entry clerks, and clerical positions. There’s even resume samples for pilots, drivers and equipment operators, technical and medical workers, as well as entry-level business and administrative positions, and veterans returning to the workforce. No matter what your or type of work this guide will help you shorten your job search and increase your income!

CorelDRAW X5 The Official Guide

Author: Gary David Bouton
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071745185
Release Date: 2010-09-22
Genre: Computers

The Only Corel-Authorized Guide to CorelDRAW X5 Learn to create outstanding fine art and eye-catching commercial graphics with one powerful tool! CorelDRAW X5: The Official Guide is your comprehensive reference and workbook to get you started designing visually captivating CorelDRAW artwork. Learn, step by step, how to create the illustrations you've imagined, quickly assemble layouts for print and package designs, import and edit photos, master the art of typography and the science of color theory, make 3D scenes from 2D objects, and apply special effects to ordinary pictures. Packed with expert techniques and advice for creating professional-quality art, this is your one-stop CorelDRAW X5 reference and hands-on guide. Create drawings that look like paintings using the Artistic media and Free Transform tools, Mesh Fill, and the Smudge and Roughen brushes Master the Curves tools, including the new B-Spline tool Design logos, brochures, and other business items in a flash with the layers and page options features Use CorelDRAW as a desktop publishing program Create 3D objects with the Extrude tool Make your drawings look photorealistic with transparency, shadows, glows, and lens effects Import, edit, and retouch photos, including camera RAW files Go from novice to retouching pro with PHOTO-PAINT--the Suite's advanced image-editing application Master more than the tools--learn how to create impressive artwork with the guidance of an expert Gary David Bouton has used CorelDRAW professionally for more than 15 years and is the author of six books covering previous versions. He was a 1992 finalist in the CorelDRAW World Design Contest. A former advertising art director, Gary has received four international awards in design and desktop publishing and has written several other guides on digital graphics, including Xara Xtreme 5: The Official Guide.

Corel Draw Graphics Suite X8 An Easy Guide to the Best Features

Author: Bill Stonehem
Publisher: First Rank Publishing
ISBN:
Release Date: 2016-07-27
Genre:

Corel is known as one of the leading producers of software, with a top reputation for creating some the industry’s leading graphics, productivity and digital media products. CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X8 is a software that provides users with applications that are fully functional and complementary plugins that takes in all aspects from illustrations using vectors, how the page is laid out, editing of photos as well as website design.

CorelDRAW 9

Author: Foster D. Coburn
Publisher: Computing McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0072119861
Release Date: 1999-01-01
Genre: Computers

Explains how to use the graphics program to manipulate text and images, create bitmap effects, add layers and shadow, import digital photographs, and maximize color palettes

CorelDRAW 12

Author: Steve Bain
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0072231912
Release Date: 2004-01
Genre: Computers

Offers tips and tricks for creating artwork using the graphics application, covering such topics as using object tools, working with text, and creating animations.

Picture Yourself Learning Corel PaintShop Pro X6 5th ed

Author: Diane Koers
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285860312
Release Date: 2013-10-15
Genre: Computers

PICTURE YOURSELF LEARNING COREL PAINTSHOP PRO X6 is the completely updated edition of Diane Koers' fun, visual guide to editing images with this popular graphics software. Whether you're new to digital image editing, new to PaintShop Pro, or switching to PaintShop Pro from another image editor, this entertaining and easy-to-use book will guide you every step of the way. You will quickly develop your photo- and image-editing chops using this powerful but inexpensive software, whether you're just out for fun--retouching family photos and displaying your creativity online--or looking to create business graphics and increase your value in the workplace. The popular PICTURE YOURSELF step-by-step visual format is the fun way to learn a new skill. With detailed pictures showing you just what to do at every stage, learning to edit digital images has never been simpler. With your images, your imagination, and a copy of PICTURE YOURSELF LEARNING COREL PAINTSHOP PRO X6 in hand, you'll be creating beautiful work in no time.

CorelDraw 7 For Dummies

Author: Deke McClelland
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 0764501240
Release Date: 1997-04-03
Genre: Computers

Free CorelDRAW 7 "Cheat Sheet" Inside! You Don't Need to Be a Professional Designer to Create Logos and Illustrations or Draw Cool Artwork! It's Simple With this Easy-to-Use Guide! CorelDRAW™ 7 For Dummies® takes you on an informative yet humorous tour through CorelDRAW 7, the Windows 95 version of this leading graphics program. Desktop publishing expert and bestselling author Deke McClelland shows you the ins and outs of creating professional-quality logos, illustrations, and special effects with CorelDRAW and Corel Photo-Paint. Gain the knowledge you need to use CorelDRAW 7 and Windows 95 to turn your computer into a full-fledged design shop! Ask for IDG Books' …For Dummies® Books, the Fun and Easy Way to Find out About Computers. Also look for IDG Books' PCs For Dummies®, 4th Edition, the fun and easy way to get started on your PC, and PageMaker® 6.5 For Dummies®, Internet Edition, the fast and friendly way to create awesome documents you can publish on the Net! Inside, find helpful advice on how to: Get up and running with complete coverage of CorelDRAW 7, expanded coverage of Corel Photo-Paint 7, and details about the new features in CorelDream 3D Explore simple, time-saving ideas for creating special effects, like rotating and stretching graphics Find thorough explanations of CorelDRAW 7 tools, including the Property Bar, updated text tool, Scrapbook, interactive fill tool, fly-out menus, and roll-ups Master professional techniques for designing documents, editing scanned photos, and combining text graphics Use the CorelDRAW 7 installation appendix to help you get up and running right away

Xara Xtreme 5 The Official Guide

Author: Gary David Bouton
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071625609
Release Date: 2009-08-24
Genre: Computers

Master the world's fastest drawing program! Learn the principles of vector drawing as you learn technique, composition, and other art essentials--then apply your skills to creating websites, animations, logos, photographic retouches, and more. Xara Xtreme 5: The Official Guide shows you how to customize the software, use QuickShapes, draw vector paths, use fills for photorealistic effects, and compose professional desktop publishing documents. This hands-on resource brings you from concept to completion with examples that span a range of art styles--using the vector drawing program that thinks it's a bitmap editor. With these tutorials that apply to Xara Xtreme, Xtreme Pro, and Magix Xtreme Photo & Graphic Designer, you'll: Work with vector paths that look like paint strokes Tag colors to dramatically change complex drawings in seconds Build multi-page, graphically rich websites in a few hours Convert bitmap web graphics to resizable vector shapes Design artwork in minutes that looks like it took days Create and export original Flash animations for the web in no time Create 3D text and apply special effects to imported photos and vector shapes Invisibly retouch photographs with feathering, fractal fills, multi-step gradients, and transparencies Inside you'll find an inspirational Xara GrandMasters Gallery of award-winning artwork from around the world. Get started today by downloading free trial software from www.xara.com! Download lesson files from www.mhprofessional.com/computingdownload and www.theboutons.com. Gary David Bouton, an international award-winning illustrator, has authored 25 books on graphics software, including CorelDRAW X4: The Official Guide. He practices what he teaches: his work can be seen on Graphics.com, TalkGraphics, The CG Society, and YouTube.

Photoshop CS4 QuickSteps

Author: Carole Matthews
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071625380
Release Date: 2009-08-05
Genre: Computers

Special emphasis on the needs of digital photographers using Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book 2015 release

Author: Brian Wood
Publisher: Adobe Press
ISBN: 9780134308210
Release Date: 2015-11-28
Genre: Computers

This Web Edition is available for free with the purchase of the Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release) print book or eBook. A Web Edition is an electronic version of the book that can be accessed with any Internet connection from your account on www.peachpit.com. This Web Edition includes over 10 hours of step-by-step video tutorials and interactive review questions. As Adobe releases new features for Creative Cloud customers, the content of the Web Edition will be updated to accommodate the changes. Note: Web Editions cannot be viewed on an eReader. To view this book on an eReader, please purchase an eBook. Creative professionals who seek the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CC (2015 release) choose this Classroom in a Book® from the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks. This series offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release) contains 15 lessons that cover the basics and beyond, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. As with all Classroom in a Book products, online companion files include all the necessary assets you need to complete the projects featured in each lesson. Build a strong foundation for working with Adobe Illustrator CC, by following hands-on projects for creating logos, illustrations, and posters. Learn how to use the Shaper tool and Live Shapes along with dynamic symbols to streamline graphics creation. Create website assets and export them in SVG format to support modern responsive web designs. From exacting illustration to more free-form painting, you’ll gain vital Illustrator skills as you progress through the lessons. What you need to use this book: Adobe Illustrator CC (2015 release) software, for either Windows or Mac OS. (Software not included.)

Song of Myself

Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486113173
Release Date: 2012-03-02
Genre: Poetry

It was with this first version of "Song of Myself," from the 1855 edition of Leaves of Grass, that Whitman first made himself known to the world. Readers of revised editions will find this version surprising, and often superior. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.

Chassis Engineering

Author: Herb Adams
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1557880557
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Chassis Engineering for HP Cars Manual Chassis Design Covers Center Of Gravity And Roll Center Enhancing Road Handling Ability Step-By-Step Guide Tire Technology And Front and Rear Suspensions Brakes; Shocks And Springs

C Programming in Easy Steps

Author: Mike McGrath
Publisher: In Easy Steps
ISBN: 1840787198
Release Date: 2016-11
Genre: C++ (Computer program language)

'C++ Programming in Easy Steps' instructs how to program in the powerful C++ language, assuming no prior knowledge of programming.