Adobe Illustrator Basics

Agenda This workshop provides tools and resources to make basic flat designs by using Illustrator.  Attendees will create a full-featured graphic design with variation of colors and shapes. Agenda By the end of this session, attendees will Learn how to use the Ai interface Know what is flat design Know how to set up a […]

ARTstor

What Is It? ARTstor is a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. Who Uses It? The ARTstor Digital Library is used by educators, scholars, and students at […]

Motion graphics: Adobe Illustrator to After Effects Basic

End Result: Adobe Illustrator is a graphic vector editor developed by Adobe. Difference between Photoshop and Illustrator? Illustrator is vector-based. So, unlike Photoshop’s pixel-based format, Illustrator uses mathematical constructs to create vector graphics. A vector graphic will never lose its quality if it’s scaled up or down. So graphic designer uses Illustrator will also give you […]

Photos

Apple’s Photos application is a basic image storing and organization program for Macintosh computers. Users can import images and videos from cameras, smartphones, iCloud accounts and other places to create albums or folders. It is designed to easily integrate with other Apple applications like iMovie, Pages, Keynote, etc. What can it do? Easily import and […]

Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is one of most popular image-editing programs for professionals, available for both Macintosh and Windows. Images and 360 photos can be edited and exported in various formats for Web, video, or print.  What can it do? Crop, color balance, resize, lighten, darken images Add text, lines, shapes  Include hand-drawn pictures with a pressure-sensitive […]

Pixabay royalty free photos and videos

Pixabay is a website offering “over 1.3 million royalty free stock photos and videos shared by our generous community.” All contents are released under Creative Commons CC0, which makes them safe to use without asking for permission or giving credit to the artist. with the Microsoft Office plug-in The new Pixabay Word and PowerPoint plug-in lets […]

SketchUp

SketchUp is a free 3D modeling software that has several uses ranging from architectural design, interior design, civil and mechanical engineering, and video game design. There is a free web-based version available, SketchUp Free. For powerful computers, SketchUp offers trial versions of their software, SketchUp Pro. What can it do? Export a 2D image of the object you’ve created […]

Unsplash free high-res photos

Visit Unsplash.com to browse and download from their collection of over 550,000 free (do-whatever-you-want) high-resolution photos – brought to you by the world’s most generous community of photographers. Visit their Help for Using Unsplash for topics like: Downloading Photos Crediting Photographers Contacting a photographer Collections Topics Likes