Adobe Photoshop is hands-down the industry standard when
it comes to Web design-and with Photoshop 6, Adobe has
released one of its best updates so Far. Because so few
reference books focus on ways to use Photoshop 6 and
ImageReady 3 exclusively for creating dynamic, optimized
Web graphics, designer Michael Baumgardt set out to create this Web designer's full-color guide to Adobe Photoshop 6
Recognizing that many designers today use Photoshop in concert with Adobe's Web site development tool, GoLive, he's included helpful sections on combining Photoshop, ImageReady, and GoLive 5. Learn to work smarter and meet the growing demand for better-organized, faster-loading sites.
Author Michael Baumgardt demonstrates how best to use the newest Features in these programs.
You'll learn techniques for:
Optimizing and selecting the right compression for graphics; creating GIF animations; managing Web-safe colors; designing navigational elements; creating for different browsers; transferring designs to GoLive.