Placing and linking images


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Placing and linking images

In this exercise, we are going to place that Photoshop layer, which has a transparent background and an opaque foreground, into our Illustrator composition and then we are going to begin to integrate it with our vector-based layers. So this Final advertisement.ai file represents the final version of the Illustrator composition. But we are going to start right here inside of Healthcare.ai and notice what we have got. I'll go ahead and press Shift+Tab to bring up my Layers palette here. And we have got this trim layer on top. I'll tell you about it shortly and then we have got text, all the text is set on the layer. We have got the top filigree, which includes these wonderful tendrils here.

And over on the right hand side it includes these little ornaments. So all the yellow stuff actually and if you want to see it, just go ahead and turn that layer off and then turn the layer back on. And then we have the image layer, which is currently empty for all intents and purposes. It doe...

Placing and linking images
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Placing and linking images provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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