|With Total Training for Adobe InDesign CS5 Essentials you'll learn all the key new features that are packed into this robust design and publishing tool. Adobe Certified Expert James Lockman teaches you the fundamental tools, tips and techniques you'll need to create professionally designed layouts, text, tables and graphics. This training is just what you need to quickly take your skills to the next level when working with Adobe InDesign CS5.
Discover how InDesign CS5 provides a platform for communications beyond print. It can make electronic documents as PDF as well as web documents as SWF. Find out whether your print jobs will cause problems at print shops by using the new Preflight panel. Learn how design can be more efficient with Text and Object Styles. See how InDesign CS5 can apply many artistic effects to your placed artwork, without knowledge of other applications like Photoshop. Learn how to use layers to create different versions of your publications, for different languages, different markets, or more.
James Lockman is an Adobe Certified Creative Suite Master and owner of his own graphic and design and digital print shop. A graduate of Yale University, James is a seasoned instructor, who has taught at several academies and universities across the United States. He is also a frequent speaker and presenter for Adobe Systems at industry events and seminars nationwide, as well as a frequent online presenter.