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5 Episodes

About this Series

20%Power User 80%Essential
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat DC
Art & Advertising & Layout & Image Adjustment & Photography & Workflow
Russell Viers

ALL Episodes in this Series

Episode 1
Power User

Creating Swatches from Blends

I LOVE showing this “trick.” Many of us create colors with overlapping colored frames and transparency. But how do we find out the color values of the transparent areas? Check this out.

Adobe Illustrator
Art & Advertising
Russell Viers
Episode 2

Select Contents of Multiple Frames

Have you ever wanted to select the contents of several photo frames on a page so you could delete them and reuse the frames? Doing it one at a time isn’t fun. But there is a way that IS!

Adobe InDesign
Russell Viers
Episode 3

Making a Spread

In this Episode I show you how to quickly change the frustrating default settings that prevent us from making a simple two-page spread. There are a few ways to do it and I show you them all.

Adobe InDesign
Russell Viers
Episode 4

Converting HEIC Files

Have you ever had a bunch of HEIC files that wouldn't place in InDesign? What about JPEG2000 files, or Camera Raw? This Episode shows you a way to quickly convert them.

Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat DC
Layout & Image Adjustment & Photography & Art & Advertising & Workflow
Russell Viers
Episode 5

The Case of the Missing Letters

This is just weird! Sometimes when typing certain words with certain character combinations using certain fonts…those letter combinations disappear. Well, there’s a reason and I’ll show you why.

Adobe InDesign
Art & Advertising & Layout
Russell Viers