Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe CC Subscription Options for Students

Posted Posted in CMN 210, CMN 288, CMN 448, CMN450

While the current license agreement prevents ProCom/Ryerson from giving away Adobe CC licenses to students, Adobe does offer post secondary education students a number of paid subscription options. Tip: Between our labs and production laptops that you can sign out from the RCC 166 Cage,  you may find that you don’t need an Adobe CC license, so wait for classes to start before making any purchase. Official Adobe Documentation Full Package $25.79/month For the first year […]

RCC 359A: Visual Computing Lab

Posted Posted in CMN 210, CMN 448, CMN450, Room Resources, Shared FCAD

The Visual Computing Lab features 27″ iMac computers intended for document design and image manipulation and vector image creation. When it is not being used for classes (see scheduled outside door), this lab is available on a drop-in basis via OneCard. All computers run the most recent version of Adobe Creative Cloud, including PhotoShop, InDesign and Illustrator. The room features a large format, professional scanner.

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator Lynda.com training

Posted Posted in CMN 448, Courses, PC 8006

Like PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator has a number of features. When using this tool, pick and choose only what you need to get the job done (this Lynda.com course is over 6 hours in length).     Introduction 3m 7s Welcome 1m 12s How to use exercise files 42s How to send feedback 1m 13s 1. Getting Started 38m 14s What is Adobe Illustrator? 2m 22s Installing Illustrator via Creative Cloud 58s Touring the Illustrator interface […]

Adobe InDesign

Adobe InDesign Lynda.com training

Posted Posted in CMN 448, Courses, InDesign, PC 8006

Like PhotoShop, InDesign is a program packed full of features.  But you only need to use a basic subset of its features, so pick and choose from this 9.5+ hr program as needed. Introduction 7m 10s Welcome 1m 8s Using the exercise files 2m 21s How this course is updated 1m 20s Adjusting the interface: Dark and light 2m 21s 1. Learn InDesign in 30 Minutes 21m 21s Getting started 2m 44s Adding or editing […]

Adobe Photoshop

Introduction to PhotoShop – Advanced Training

Posted Posted in CMN 448, PC 8006, Photoshop

Lynda.com has a great PhotoShop for beginners course. But at 10+ hours, don’t watch the entire course! Rather, use this list to find the features that appeal to your design strategy and only take in what you need.     Opening an image from Photoshop or Bridge 7m 2s Opening an image in Camera Raw 5m 31s Navigating your image 29s A few top-secret scrolling tricks 3m 57s Switching between open images 5m 8s Panels […]