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In Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery, the third and final part of the comprehensive Illustrator One-on-One series, author and industry expert Deke McClelland shows how to take advantage of the wide array of dynamic effects in Illustrator CS5. Deke explores Illustrator’s powerful Gradient Mesh feature, great for creating photorealistic airbrushing effects. He also covers graphic styles, the liquify tools, envelope-style distortions, the new Bristle Brushes, 3D text, and perspective drawing. Exercise files accompany the course.
The topic of this chapter Actions are Illustrator's most essential form of automation. Simply put, an action is a recorded sequence of events. Record the action, test it to make sure it works, and it may serve you well for years to come from one version of Illustrator to the next. In this chapter, I'll introduce you to the Actions panel and show you how to record an action, play it back and even batch process an entire folder full of artwork, and the only action you have to take is to sit back and watch the next movie.
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