Working with photographs


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Working with photographs

In addition to working with vector artwork inside of Illustrator, you can also work with and manipulate photographs as well. Although Illustrator is not the best program for manipulating raster-based graphics like this-- that's better served in a program like Photoshop-- it can handle raster graphics. You can actually place them in here much the same way you can in Adobe InDesign. So, in this movie, I'm going to be exploring how to bring photographs and other artwork into Illustrator that might be of a raster-based nature. So I'm going to do that by going to the File menu, and choosing Place.

So, let's pretend here that I'm bringing in some product shots that I'm going to be selling here on the Robot Toys web site, and I'll just go out and grab inside of my Chapter 8 exercise files folder, there's a folder called Assets, and then there's a folder called robot photos. I'm going to select car_bot1, and I'll place that in. And you can s...

Working with photographs
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Working with photographs provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator for Web Design

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Design Web
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Illustrator
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