Building picture effects


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Building picture effects

I think the Picture Effects feature in QuarkXPress is incredibly cool. It lets you make edits to pictures on QuarkXPress pages that otherwise you'd have to go back to Photoshop to do. This picture here, for example, I'm going to zoom in on, started out as a color image. The little icon in the corner indicates that a picture effect has been applied to it. If I go to the Window menu and choose Picture Effects, we can see what was done to it. I'll get the Picture Content tool to select the picture right now, because it's in a group and click on it.

Now we can see that a Desaturate effect has been applied to that picture. If we turn it off, we can see the original image. But Desaturate is just one of many, many effects you can apply to a picture. In fact, QuarkXPress surveyed their users and ask them what are the reasons you need to go back to Photoshop to make changes to an image, and then they incorporated the 80% most common changes right here in the Picture Effects palet...

Building picture effects
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Building picture effects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Jay Nelson as part of the QuarkXPress 8 Essential Training

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Design
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QuarkXPress
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