Join James Fritz for an in-depth discussion in this video Creative tip: Have fun!, part of InDesign CS5: Interactive Documents and Presentations.
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Adding interactivity to a document allows you to access more information in a variety of ways.…Despite this, you should not forget about the little things, which can make your…design be that much more enjoyable.…Sometimes is useful to add animation, use buttons, or even audio just for…the sake of having fun.…On this page I am going to select this button.…We are going to go to the Button panel, and we are going top add a Rollover state.…While we are on the Rollover state I am going to open up the Button layer, the…Bouy_btn layer, the Rollover layer, and finally I am going to select the Bouy…itself by clicking the square.…
I want to move over, so I can see this,…grab my Zoom tool, and zoom in closer.…with the buoy selected, I am going to change its rotation to -17 degrees.…Now let's preview this spread.…When I mouse over the buoy, it rotates back and forth.…While right now it doesn't have a real functional purpose, it's kind of fun.…If you're working in this page, you might accidentally mouse over the buoy and…
- Studying new trends in digital design
- Creating a PDF and SWF presentation
- Building different navigation systems
- Creating interactive slideshows
- Animating a presentation as a SWF in InDesign
- Designing an interactive microsite
- Adding video and audio to a document
- Building an interactive TOC with buttons
- Using InDesign and Flash to build an interactive catalog
- InDesign to Flash production tips
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CS5 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner10h 33m Beginner
1. Trends in Digital Design
2. Setting Up InDesign for Designing Digital Documents
3. Presentation File Format Options and Tips
4. Creating a Simple PDF or SWF Slide Presentation
5. Adding Advanced PDF Presentation Options
6. Building the Presentation as a Complex SWF File
7. Creating an Interactive Microsite
8. Creating an interactive Mood Board
9. Creating an Interactive Catalog
10. Converting from InDesign to Flash Professional
11. Production Tips for Going from InDesign to Flash
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