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InDesign CC: Mastering Objects with Pariah Burke

Author: Pariah Burke
Publisher: Pluralsight
Length: 2 Hours
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This on-going course from Pariah Burke will give you dozens of tips, tricks, and tech­niques to help you mas­ter work­ing with ob­jects in InDesign. Don’t miss Pariah’s oth­er Mastering InDesign se­ries cours­es.

Course Contents

  • Embedding Images
  • Relinking Embedded Images
  • Extracting or Unembedding Embedded Images
  • Determining Is It Vector Or Is It Raster?
  • Copying the Path of Missing Links
  • Editing Original in Batch
  • Using Tints
  • Creating Tint Swatches
  • Recoloring Tint-Colored Publications
  • Tinting Greyscale Images
  • Convert Clipping Paths To Frames
  • Reversing Paths Instead of Redrawing
  • Corner Options on Arrows and Other Paths
  • Using all the Different Copy, Duplicate, and Paste Commands
  • Speeding Duplication with Step and Repeat
  • Working with Gridify Behaviors
  • Using Gridify on Different Types of Objects
  • Controlling Gridified Elements’ Gap Size
  • Using the Gap Tool
  • Aligning and Distributing Objects and Spacing
  • Aligning to a Key Object
  • Single-Click Selecting All Objects On Layer
  • Creating Two-For-One Guides
  • Placing Guides On Pages Or On Spreads
  • Anchoring Objects to Wrap Lines They’re On
  • Locking Objects
  • Relocating the Rotation and Shear Axis
  • Transforming Again and Again Individually
  • Transforming Again With Multiple Transformations
  • Suppressing Printing of Placeholder Items
  • Designing Custom Stroke Styles
  • Coloring Stroke Gaps
  • Drawing Triangles
  • Drawing Starbursts and Seals
  • Putting an Image Inside Text
  • Realistic Drop Shadows: Drop Shadow Settings
  • Realistic Drop Shadows: Shadow Color
  • Realistic Drop Shadows: Add Noise
  • Realistic Drop Shadows: Position
  • Understanding and Changing Global Light
  • Knowing When Not To Use Global Light
  • Copying Effects to Other Objects