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Adobe Photoshop 7
Davis, Jack.
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Berkeley, Calif. : Peachpit ; London : Pearson Education, [2003]

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90 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 23 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
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T385 .A375 2003 Book and Software Set Central Closed Stacks

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A CD-ROM/book package that features one-click makeovers you can apply to your creations. The CD-ROM includes brushes and tool presets for Photoshop 7, as well as gradients and patterns you can use for Fill layers and textures. The book explains what you need to know to work with Photoshop's powerful Layer Styles function.

Author Notes

Jack Davis is co-author (with Linnea Dayton) of the award-winning and best-selling guide to Photoshop, The Photoshop Wow! Book . He is also an award winning designer/illustrator/photographer and contributing editor to numerous other books on digital imagery, design, and on-line communication. His latest book is Adobe Photoshop Elements One-Click Wow! , from Peachpit Press. Jack and Linnea also have a column in Photoshop User magazine called "The WOW! Factor." Jack has degrees in traditional Commercial Art and Graphic Design and an MA and MFA in Digital Imagery, Art and Design. When he's not in front of his Cinema Display in San Diego he's usually on the beach somewhere in Polynesia with digital camera and analog paints soaking up the local color.

Linnea Dayton is co-author (with Jack Davis) of the best-selling guide to Photoshop, The Photoshop Wow! Book and Adobe Photoshop Elements One-Click Wow! , a hybrid book/CD-ROM product. She and Jack also have a column in Photoshop User magazine called The WOW! Factor. Linnea is the founding editor for Peachpit's Wow! series of books and is an award-winning author and editor, having contributed to more than 30 books and numerous magazine articles for graphic designers, photographers, and illustrators who use the computer. She has a Master of Science degree in Comparative Endocrinology and a strong and continuing interest in visual communication. Outside computer graphics circles, she is proud to be known to many as Paul's wife, Gage and Anaika's mother, and Savanna's grandmother.

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book & CD-ROMp. 1
One-Click Wow! Quick Startp. 3
1 Using One-Click Wow! Stylesp. 6
What Is a Layer Style?p. 7
Layer Style "Magic"p. 9
Scaling a Stylep. 10
Customizing Stylesp. 12
Copying & Pasting Stylesp. 14
Using Styles with Masks & Clipping Groupsp. 15
Working with Styles in ImageReadyp. 17
Saving, Sizing & Outputp. 18
A Layer Style Tutorialp. 22
2 Styles for Photosp. 27
Photo Galleryp. 28
Photo Effects Samplesp. 32
Edgesp. 32
Framesp. 34
Tints & Antique Effectsp. 36
Color Overlay Effectsp. 38
Darkroom & Image-Enhancing Effectsp. 40
Film Grain, Noise & Mezzotintsp. 42
Paper, Canvas & Other Texture Overlaysp. 44
3 Styles for Type & Graphicsp. 46
Type & Graphics Galleryp. 47
Graphics & Type Effects Samplesp. 52
Chromesp. 52
Metalsp. 54
Glass, Ice & Crystalp. 56
Gems & Smooth Stonesp. 58
Plasticsp. 60
Polished & Textured Woodsp. 62
Rock, Brick & Other Materialsp. 64
Organic Patternsp. 66
Patterns & Fabricsp. 68
Strokes & Fillsp. 70
Shadows, Halos & Embossingp. 72
Glows & Neonsp. 74
Button Rollover Stylesp. 76