Sunday, January 31, 2010

STUDENT TIP :: Adobe TV :: Tracing with Illustrator CS4

One of the many shows at Adobe TV, Creative Sweet TV dishes out tips and tricks for getting the most out of the Creative Suite. A popular episode, "Tips for Tracing with Illustrator CS4," reviews several ways to convert bitmap images to vector.

There is never an "easy button" as the program can't read your mind and determine your style and intentions. You are still the designer/illustrator and will need to go thru the necessary steps (no matter how tedious) to get the best possible results.

Saturday, January 30, 2010

stylish storage on the go

big love for Lacie's new USB keys. Available in 4GB to 32 GB capacity, they'll hang from your keychain or jingle in your pocket. on my wish list!