The versatile PNG format


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The versatile PNG format

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to save a PNG graphic, a PNG file. I'm still working inside Goodbye overprints.ai found inside the 12_exporting folder. I'm still looking at the contents of artboard number 2. I would like you to be doing that as well if you are working along with me. I am going to go up to the File menu, choose Save for Web & Devices and we are still seeing the last applied settings which are my GIF settings right there, 32 Colors, 50% Dither, notice that. Now what I want you to see down here is the size of the file, 35K. So a pretty small file compared with the original 1.25 megabytes and it looks pretty darn good. Of course, now I should make very clear these JPEGs and these GIFs and these PNG graphics they are all image files, they are all pixel-based image files. You cannot open them inside of Illustrator. You can place them, but you can't do any sort of vector work on them.

You need to keep that .ai file around because that's yo...

The versatile PNG format
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The versatile PNG format 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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Design
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