Placing images


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Placing images

It's true Illustrator is a vector based application. However there are many times you may need to integrate photographic content, pixel based content into your artwork inside of Illustrator. So let's take a moment to discuss some of the basics of integrating pixel base content and photograph into your layout inside of Illustrator. The way that you place a photograph into your document is to go to the File menu, choose Place and then choose a photograph. Now if you have access to the exercise files, in the chapter 15 folder, you will find the range of Photoshop files. They are all PSD files. Now, naturally, you could also place other images like EPS images, TIFF images, JPEG, GIF so on and so forth. But for here I'm going to be using Photoshop images or native that .psd files. Also I choose one of here called surf_walk. Now before I go ahead and I actually place this.

Let's take a look at some of the options that appear here at the bottom of this dialog box. First of all ...

Placing images
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Placing images provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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