Join Mikkel Aaland for an in-depth discussion in this video The process in a nutshell, from start to finish, part of Creating Photography Ebooks.
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In this video, I'll summarize the process that we're going to follow in order to …create a PhotoCentric ePub book. We're going to start here in Bridge. …We're going to learn how to apply important metadata to our images. …Then we're going to come over to Photoshop where we'll clean up the images. …We're going to optimize the tonal values. We're going to crop, resize and save the …images for ePub. We're also going to learn how to add …watermarks to our images to maintain image integrity.…
We're going to learn how to prepare an ePub cover in Photoshop. …We're going to learn how to create a transparent PNG graphic for use on our …title page. And then once we're done in Photoshop, …we're going to move over to InDesign. This is InDesign 5.5, where we'll start …by learning how to create a new document specifically for ePub. …And after we've done that, we're going to learn how to place the cover image, and …then we're going to learn how to add other content, text, graphics, and create …the various character styles and paragraph styles that you need to have in InDesign.…
- What is an ebook?
- The process in a nutshell, from start to finish
- Creating and designing an ebook in InDesign
- Adding hyperlinks and a table of contents
- Exporting to the EPUB format
- Publishing and marketing your ebook