The 2013 update to our popular series demystifies some of the most challenging of the 300+ formulas and functions in Excel and shows how to put them to their best use.
Become more efficient, exact, and creative with the advanced tools like pattern brushes, Gradient Mesh, and opacity masks in Illustrator.
Deke McClelland puts his own spin on the most powerful features in Photoshop, from HDR imaging and video editing to animation and automated actions.
Walks you through the advanced FileMaker Pro development techniques, including using calculations, security, advanced reporting, scripting, sharing, and web publishing.
Walks you through the ins and outs of working with multiple languages in InDesign, from choosing a font for a specific language to exporting multilingual EPUBs.
Discover how to create, manage, and deliver interactive reports—not just to print, but to dynamically explore enterprise-level data—with Reporting Services in SQL Server.
The third course in Deke McClelland's Illustrator CS6 One-on-One series, which takes a project-based learning approach to the key features in Adobe Illustrator, including Recolor Artwork, transparency, masks, blend modes, strokes and fills, and dynamic effects.
Take a peek over Brian Lee White's shoulder as he sequentially moves through the mixing process for a hip-hop track, from layering the drums to processing the vocals.
Take your ColdFusion skills to the next level by understanding the application framework, error handling, and ColdFusion components.
Extend your Drupal 7 sites with custom modules, which allow you to create everything from admin interfaces to forms.
Expand your programming skills and get more out of Java, with platform- and framework-neutral tutorials that are useful for building web, mobile, and desktop applications.
Investigates several key database-programming concepts and how to combine them to create a high-quality database with Microsoft SQL Server.
Follow industry pro Deke McClelland as he plunges into the workings of Photoshop, from Smart Objects and sharpening to smart selections.
Teaches you how to modify AutoCAD to better fit the way you work.
Watch professional mixer Brian Lee White take a rock song from the raw recorded tracks to a great-sounding, polished mix in Pro Tools.
Demonstrates effective use of iOS unit testing tools and techniques to increase app stability.
Teaches you advanced techniques for roto painting, motion tracking, multipass mattes, multiple keying layers, simulated lighting effects, painting on video background plates, and more.
Create a network of sites and blogs from a single installation of WordPress with the WordPress Multisite feature.
Introduces object-oriented programming and provides a foundation in the Access object model and the Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming language.
Covers advanced techniques for staging, lighting, and photographing your handmade crafts, as well as for sharing the images you create.
Bridges the gap between site administration and customization by developing Joomla! components, plug-ins, modules, and other extensions.
Shows how to build an advanced portfolio site that showcases various types of content effectively using the free open-source application WordPress.
Understand the complete workflow involved in creating stereo 3D, from setting up a stereo 3D rig, to compositing footage and adjusting settings, to adding finishing touches like depth of field and motion blur.
Shows how to take advantage of the wide array of dynamic effects in Illustrator CS5.
Master the essential art of creating selections.
Provides formula examples and demystifies some of the nearly 400 functions in Excel.
Master the subtleties of Lightroom 3 with advanced image editing and workflow techniques.
Demonstrates the most powerful and empowering features of Photoshop CS5.
Introduces object-oriented programming and shows how to automate routine tasks and provide custom functionality to enhance the features in Excel.
Demystifies some of the most useful and challenging of the 300+ formulas and functions in Excel and shows how to put them to their best use.
Teaches universal principles of animation, as well as how to use After Effects and Flash to apply all the tricks of the trade.
Teaches how to take advantage of the wide array of dynamic effects in Illustrator CS4, including Live Paint, Live Trace, and actions.
A deep dive into the strongest features that Photoshop has to offer, including Smart Objects and Photomerge.
How Flex Builder 3 and the Flex 3 framework can be used to build cross-system desktop applications with Adobe AIR.
Web developers can learn to leverage their Flash, Flex, HTML, and AJAX skills to create multi-platform desktop applications in AIR.
Covers each step involved in creating particles and building particle systems.
Research scientist Eric J. Wexler shows how to use Photoshop for detailed research and presentations.
Alpha channels are used to build transitional blended layers, fashion a depth map, and make edge adjustments.
Demonstrates the wide array of dynamic effects in Illustrator CS3 and how to apply them to live, editable text.
Deke McClelland teaches the most powerful, flexible, and unconventional features of Photoshop CS3.
How to create a shopping cart and back end to support web customers, plus online business tips.