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Macworld Photoshop 5 bible
McClelland, Deke, 1962-
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Publication Information:
Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, [1998]

Physical Description:
xxxiii, 913 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
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Includes index.
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T385 .M37779822 1998 Book and Software Set Central Closed Stacks

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Now that Photoshop 5 is finally here, it's time to get up to speed on all that's new and improved in the latest version of the world's most powerful and sophisticated image-editing program. That's a pretty tall order. So where do you start? How about with the updated version of the most comprehensive Photoshop guide around.

Author Notes

About the Author Deke McClelland is a contributing editor to Macworld and Publish magazines. He has authored more than 40 books on desktop publishing and the Macintosh computer, and his work has been translated into more than 20 languages. Deke also hosts "Digital Gurus," a syndicated TV show about personal computing, from his home base in Colorado. He started his career as artistic director at the first service bureau in the United States. Deke won a Society of Technical Communication Award in 1994, an American Society for Business Press Editors Award in 1995, and the Ben Franklin Award for Best Computer Book in 1989. He also won the prestigious Computer Press Association Award in 1990, 1992, 1994, and 1995. Deke is author of the following books published by IDG Books Worldwide, Inc.: CorelDRAW 8 For Dummies, FreeHand 8 Bible, Photoshop 5 For Windows 95 Bible, Photoshop 5 For Dummies, Photoshop Studio Secrets, and Web Design Studio Secrets.

Table of Contents

Part I Welcome to Photoshopp. 5
Chapter 1 Getting to Know Photoshop
Chapter 2 Inside Photoshop
Chapter 3 Shortcuts and Scripts
Part II Understanding Digital Imagery
Chapter 4 Image Fundamentals
Chapter 5 Defining Colors
Chapter 6 Basic Color Management
Chapter 7 Printing Images
Part III Painting and Retouching Images
Chapter 8 Painting and Editing
Chapter 9 Filling and Stroking
Chapter 10 Retouching, Repeating, and Restoring
Part IV Selections, Layers, and Text
Chapter 11 Selections and Paths
Chapter 12 Creating Masks
Chapter 13 Layers and Transformations
Chapter 14 Amazing Text Stuff
Part V Filters and Special Effects
Chapter 15 Corrective Filtering
Chapter 16 Full-Court Filtering
Chapter 17 Constructing Homemade Effects
Part VI Corrections, Composites and the Web
Chapter 18 Mapping and Correcting Colors
Chapter 19 The Wonders of Blend Modes
Chapter 20 Creating Graphics for the Web
Appendix A Preparing the Soil
Appendix B Photograph Credits
Appendix C Using the CD-ROM
End-User License Agreement
CD-ROM Installation Instructions