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Fireworks 8 Essential Training
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Fireworks 8 Essential Training

with Abigail Rudner

Video: Welcome

Hi. Welcome back, everyone. If you have now viewed all of the movies in this Fireworks 8 Essential Training, I'm sure that you're ready to get in there and start working with all these wonderful tools. Thank you so much for allowing me to teach you, and I look forward to seeing you in my other titles. Bye, for now.
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  1. 12m 58s
    1. Welcome
      30s
    2. What's new in Fireworks 8
      12m 28s
  2. 42m 30s
    1. The default workspace (Windows)
      3m 55s
    2. The default workspace (Mac)
      1m 30s
    3. Panel management
      14m 32s
    4. Essential preferences
      9m 21s
    5. Selecting tools with the keyboard
      5m 7s
    6. Customizing the keyboard shortcuts
      2m 54s
    7. Finding help
      5m 11s
  3. 42m 46s
    1. Vectors vs. bitmaps
      6m 19s
    2. Creating basic shapes
      9m 44s
    3. Combining shapes
      6m 9s
    4. Using auto shapes
      4m 1s
    5. Drawing with the Pen tools
      10m 7s
    6. Rulers, guides, and grid
      6m 26s
  4. 17m 27s
    1. The Color Mixer panel
      8m 35s
    2. The Swatches panel
      6m 9s
    3. Using the Eyedropper tool
      2m 43s
  5. 39m 24s
    1. Fill types
      16m 20s
    2. Gradients
      10m 2s
    3. Stroke settings
      6m 21s
    4. Creating custom strokes
      6m 41s
  6. 10m 51s
    1. Pencil, Brush, and Eraser tools
      5m 59s
    2. Tracing art
      4m 52s
  7. 14m 0s
    1. Bitmap Paint Brush settings
      7m 19s
    2. Combining bitmap and vector art
      6m 41s
  8. 56m 54s
    1. The Image Editing panel
      8m 5s
    2. Selecting pixels
      10m 21s
    3. More about selecting pixels
      7m 39s
    4. Saving selections
      6m 3s
    5. Red-eye removal
      3m 12s
    6. Tonal correction with Levels
      7m 16s
    7. Adjusting colors with Hue/Saturation
      4m 15s
    8. The Color Replace tool
      4m 22s
    9. Sharpening an image with Unsharp Mask
      5m 41s
  9. 35m 34s
    1. Intro to fonts/installing fonts
      1m 5s
    2. Creating and formatting text
      11m 58s
    3. Special characters
      2m 40s
    4. Importing text
      4m 33s
    5. Spell-checking
      2m 58s
    6. Text on a path
      4m 50s
    7. Converting text to paths
      7m 30s
  10. 29m 45s
    1. Layer basics
      11m 12s
    2. Managing layers
      13m 11s
    3. Transparency and Blend Modes
      5m 22s
  11. 10m 13s
    1. Using graphic symbols
      10m 13s
  12. 8m 50s
    1. Aligning and distributing objects
      4m 32s
    2. Scaling, skewing, and distorting
      4m 18s
  13. 34m 37s
    1. Using vector masks
      22m 0s
    2. Using bitmap masks
      4m 53s
    3. Using hide and reveal
      4m 10s
    4. Masking with text
      3m 34s
  14. 36m 58s
    1. Live vs. traditional filters
      13m 36s
    2. Shadows
      11m 17s
    3. Working with Styles
      12m 5s
  15. 58m 26s
    1. GIFs
      13m 55s
    2. GIFs with transparency
      6m 46s
    3. JPEGs
      4m 45s
    4. Selective JPEG optimization
      6m 53s
    5. Using the Export Wizard
      7m 28s
    6. The History panel
      6m 39s
    7. Batch processing
      12m 0s
  16. 26m 46s
    1. Image slicing
      13m 21s
    2. HTML slicing
      4m 59s
    3. Exporting a single slice
      7m 14s
    4. The Polygon Slice tool
      1m 12s
  17. 4m 6s
    1. Creating image maps
      4m 6s
  18. 1h 29m
    1. Simple rollovers
      5m 6s
    2. Exporting rollovers
      5m 23s
    3. Complex rollovers
      7m 23s
    4. Button Symbols
      13m 12s
    5. Creating multiple rollovers
      21m 38s
    6. Exporting multiple rollovers
      13m 45s
    7. Rollovers and image maps
      8m 10s
    8. CSS pop-up menus
      15m 0s
  19. 57m 6s
    1. Frame-by-frame animation
      7m 15s
    2. Animated masks
      11m 27s
    3. Sharing layers across frames
      2m 55s
    4. Exporting GIF animations
      2m 59s
    5. Importing photos as animations
      9m 45s
    6. Tweens
      9m 12s
    7. Animating Symbols
      10m 38s
    8. Importing animations
      2m 55s
  20. 22m 13s
    1. QuickExport
      3m 2s
    2. Roundtrip essentials
      2m 54s
    3. Building a simple site
      16m 17s
  21. 8m 25s
    1. QuickExport
      3m 48s
    2. Fireworks to Flash
      4m 37s
  22. 18s
    1. Goodbye
      18s

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Fireworks 8 Essential Training with Abigail Rudner is a video-based tutorial designed for beginning to intermediate Fireworks users who need to design and export static, animated, and interactive graphics for the Web. This tutorial begins with an overview of the Fireworks 8 interface, then advances to cover topics such as working with vector tools, manipulating bitmap images, image optimization and exporting methods, as well as integration with Dreamweaver 8 and Flash 8. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Subject:
Web
Software:
Fireworks
Author:
Abigail Rudner

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Hi. Welcome back, everyone. If you have now viewed all of the movies in this Fireworks 8 Essential Training, I'm sure that you're ready to get in there and start working with all these wonderful tools. Thank you so much for allowing me to teach you, and I look forward to seeing you in my other titles. Bye, for now.

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