Dec 01, 2016
The screen recording tool in PowerPoint 2016 is a lovely addition to your PowerPoint media tools. It allows you to capture demonstrations and presentations for future [...]
Sep 30, 2016
How to create a multi-frame opening in InDesign.
Adobe InDesign gives us many wonderful ways to design. Creating a multiple frame opening to display an image or text [...]
Aug 15, 2016
Part of the Adobe Creative Cloud Mobile Applications suite, Adobe Capture ,includes a set of tools that allow you to photograph and reuse aspects of your images in [...]
Jul 29, 2016
Adobe Capture allows you to take a photo from your Android, iPhone or iPad device and convert it into a brush for use with Creative Cloud Libraries in Photoshop [...]
Jun 16, 2016
Part of the Adobe Creative Cloud Mobile Applications suite, Adobe Capture is a set of tools that allow you to photograph and reuse aspects of your image in Illustrator, [...]
Dec 15, 2015
Oct 15, 2015
Save time, update and reuse Visio Shapes with Your Document Stencil.
The Document Stencil is a special stencil that is automatically created in each Visio drawing [...]
Sep 17, 2015
Remove sensitive data from your file with Adobe Acrobat's redaction tools.
Have you ever taken out a black marker and marked a document in an attempt to hide [...]
Aug 25, 2015
Let's take a look at the Colour Theme Tool in Adobe InDesign CC 2014.
The fantastic “Color Theme” tool, released in the InDesign CC 2014 update, will give you a [...]
Aug 03, 2015
How to create complex illustrations from basic shapes in Adobe Illustrator.
Adobe Illustrator can create complex path illustrations with simple shapes, minor [...]
Jun 15, 2015
Adobe can apply Photoshop actions across multiple files within Adobe Photoshop or via Adobe Bridge. In order to batch process a Photoshop action in Bridge, the action [...]
May 14, 2015
How do you modify an Action in Photoshop after you record it?
In my previous post I explored how to create actions in Photoshop, this post will explore modifying [...]
Apr 14, 2015
Did you know you can have Photoshop record the steps you take to modify a file and then replay these same steps on another file or even a batch of files? It’s very easy [...]
Feb 23, 2015
It’s amazing how much time can be saved by knowing a few keyboard shortcuts. Many shortcuts work across platforms and different software packages.
Today I’d like to [...]
Jan 19, 2015
If you have an overly large PDF, there are two ways you can easily reduce the file size: ‘Reduced Size PDF’ and ‘Optimised PDF.’ I’ll discuss both these methods in [...]
Dec 05, 2014
The next time you print something directly from Adobe InDesign, take an extra moment to save your setting choices as a "Print Preset."
After you select your printer [...]
May 22, 2014
AKA how to change your document dimensions, column guides and margins in Adobe InDesign CS6.
Beginning a new document file in Adobe InDesign is relatively easy, but [...]
Mar 14, 2014
I recently upgraded my computer with Microsoft Office 2013 and Acrobat XI. I was all excited about the new improvements in both software packages. When I decided to [...]
Feb 27, 2014
In my last post, What Lies Beneath - Part 1, I explained the function of layer masks in Photoshop and how to create them. In today's post, I'll explain a few [...]
Feb 20, 2014
Free yourself with masking in Photoshop!
But what is a mask you ask? In completely non-technical terms, think of the mask of Zoro or a carnival or Halloween mask. The [...]
Jan 16, 2014
It’s amazing what artists and designers can create using digital design programs such as Adobe Illustrator and InDesign. Unfortunately, when it comes to printing, [...]