Saving a high-contrast GIF graphic


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Saving a high-contrast GIF graphic

Now let's take a look at a graphic that's better suited to the GIF file format. I'm still looking at my file, Goodbye overprints.ai, found inside the 12_exporting folder. I'm going to switch to Page 2 of this graphic, artboard number 2 that contains the skateboard and the surfboard, and I'm going to go up to the File menu and choose the Save for Web & Devices command. I invite you to do the same and that's going to display the big dialog box for us and we are going to see the original view of the graphic over here on the left hand side and the Optimized View is a JPEG image because that's the last file format we selected.

You are always going to see your last applied settings there. Notice over here on the left hand side that we are seeing this checkerboard transparency pattern. That indicate areas that we have no graphic coverage going on. So they are exposed white paper, if we are going to print, and they are transparency when we are sharing the file b...

Saving a high-contrast GIF graphic
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Saving a high-contrast GIF graphic provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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