W. W. Norton & Company
Computer Tips: For Artists, Designers, and Desktop Publishers
- Publish Date: 1997-09-17
- Binding: Paperback
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A collection of techniques, shortcuts, work-arounds, and good advice for anyone who prepares desktop publications.The newest reference in the practical TIPS series, Computer Tips focuses on specific computer-aided design and production tasks and issues for those who work on either the Macintosh or the PC platform for print or electronic publication. Among the topics covered are electronic file types and uses, workspace organization, font management, data compression and storage, working with Postscript, special effects, scanning and resolution, prepress, color calibration, modems, multimedia, and web site design, with emphasis on how to adapt traditional techniques and materials to digital use and use low-tech equipment for high-tech results. A glossary of essential terms and list of resources is included.