Astonishing Web Graphics with Kai's Power Tools and Plug-ins
This text focuses on creative ways to transform Web pages with inexpensive software add-ons and clever techniques, demonstrating how to use Kai's PowerTools graphics software for adding professional-looking graphics to a Web page through step-by-step examples. The text explores the use of filters and other plug-ins and how they can be used to create Web images. It demonstrates how to create 3D type with shadows, cut-outs, and perspective and adding a metallic sheen or neon glow, and how to make graphics out of images from other advanced plug-ins like those from Andromeda, Alien Skin Software, Extensis and others.
- Mixed media product | 274 pages
- 187 x 233 x 25.4mm | 699g
- 01 Oct 1998
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
- 32pp colour illustrations, glossary, index
Table of contents
Five minutes to fabulous effects; web filter magic; your filter arsenal; stunning backgrounds; compelling buttons; rules and other web artifacts; optimizing web graphics; designing your own filters; painting plug-ins; effects roundup.