Category Archives: CMN 448

Adobe CC Subscription Options for Students

While the current license agreement prevents ProCom/Ryerson from giving away Adobe CC licenses to students, Adobe does offer post secondary education students a number of paid subscription options. Tip: Between our labs and production laptops that you can sign out from the RCC 166 Cage,  you may find that you don’t need an Adobe CC license,… Read More »

RCC 359A: Visual Computing Lab

The Visual Computing Lab features 27″ iMac computers intended for document design and image manipulation and vector image creation. When it is not being used for classes (see scheduled outside door), this lab is available on a drop-in basis via OneCard. All computers run the most recent version of Adobe Creative Cloud, including PhotoShop, InDesign and Illustrator.… Read More »

Adobe Illustrator Lynda.com training

Like PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator has a number of features. When using this tool, pick and choose only what you need to get the job done (this Lynda.com course is over 6 hours in length).     Introduction 3m 7s Welcome 1m 12s How to use exercise files 42s How to send feedback 1m 13s 1.… Read More »

Adobe InDesign Lynda.com training

Like PhotoShop, InDesign is a program packed full of features.  But you only need to use a basic subset of its features, so pick and choose from this 9.5+ hr program as needed. Introduction 7m 10s Welcome 1m 8s Using the exercise files 2m 21s How this course is updated 1m 20s Adjusting the interface:… Read More »

Layer Masks in Photoshop

Layer masks are a fundamental tool in image manipulation in Adobe Photoshop. Learning how to effectively use masks will make your skills more proficient and can give your images more professional results. Learn key Photoshop tricks on layer masking with this really great Lynda.com lesson.