Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Color Theme tool, part of InDesign CC 2014 New Features.
- When you first fire up Adobe InDesign CC 2014…after the latest update, you may notice…that there's a new tool in the Tools panel,…and it's located right here in the bottom left hand corner,…and it is called the Color Theme Tool.…This is a really interesting addition to the tool set…inside of InDesign because it allows you…to create color themes based on the artwork and objects…that you have out in your InDesign document.…Let's take a look at exactly how this works.…I'm gonna scroll down here to the second page of…this e-book that I'm working on, and I'm gonna…focus right here on this pepperoni pizza.…
And what I want to do is just grab the color theme tool,…and when I grab the color theme tool, you may or may not…see colors in there right now, that's okay.…When you first grab the color theme tool,…you're in what's called Pick Mode, which means you are…picking a color or a sample to create a color theme on.…And basically, what I'm gonna do is come down…here to the pizza, and I'm gonna click one time.…When I click one time, you're gonna notice…
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 10/06/2014. What changed?
A: We added a new chapter covering the October 2014 changes to InDesign CC, which includes the new Color Theme panel and EPUB interactivity previews.
Q: This course was updated on 2/12/2015. What changed?
A: We added a new chapter covering the February 2015 updates to InDesign CC.