Digital Design Basics

Digital Design Basics

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Learn to build and integrate strong design technique with computer tools with DIGITAL DESIGNS BASICS with accompanying CD-ROM! This art text integrates the instruction of digital imaging skills with design principles and art/design history, offering a unique combination of concept, theory, technique, and design instruction. Exercises such as Warming Up and In the Studio give you the opportunity to practice the concepts you learn. Use the accompanying CD-ROM to review material and apply what you have learned through step-by-step, illustrated How To Basics for software, Artist Portfolios, free scans of objects, clip art, and digital photographic imagery intended for the chapter assignments, as well as access to trial software and Freeware.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 256 pages
  • 210.8 x 271.8 x 12.7mm | 703.08g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0155059580
  • 9780155059580
  • 1,555,960

Table of contents

Preface. Dedication. Acknowledgments. 1. A New History for a New Media. 2. Old Tools, New Tools. 3. Digital Imaging. 4. Mastering Color. 5. Intermediate Raster Graphics. 6. Intermediate Vector Graphics. 7. Web Design. 8. Multimedia Design. Selected Bibliography. Glossary. Credits. Index.
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Preface. Dedication. Acknowledgments. 1. A New History for a New Media. 2. Old Tools, New Tools. 3. Digital Imaging. 4. Mastering Color. 5. Intermediate Raster Graphics. 6. Intermediate Vector Graphics. 7. Web Design. 8. Multimedia Design. Selected Bibliography. Glossary. Credits. Index.
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About Amy E. Arntson

Amy E. Arntson is a Professor Emerita at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater where she taught art, design, and computer graphics for over twenty years. Her artwork is exhibited nationally and internationally. She has given presentations in Europe, Scandinavia, Central and South America, China, and the United States on the nature of design and perception. Currently a full-time artist and author, Professor Arntson is also the author of DIGITAL DESIGN BASICS (Thomson Wadsworth, 2006).
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