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Finishing Fireworks Using Blend Modes and Layer Masks in Photoshop CC

Jul 2, 2014 7:32 PM
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Everybody loves fireworks! Lots of us shoot them off. Even more of us set up the tripod and photograph them, hoping to capture the magnificence of the finale. For me, that last shot never measures up, so let’s create a blazing light spectacle with Camera Raw, layer masks, and blend modes in Photoshop. (translate)

Collaborating With Adobe Fireworks On Large Design Teams

May 7, 2014 1:24 PM
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Working with people can be hard. But get it right, and you’ll be able to produce stunning work more smartly and quickly than ever before. With methodologies such as agile and lean influencing how design teams work, some interesting challenges lie ahead. Iterative and collaborative practices vary greatly across work environments and even projects, and they can, and most likely will, bring your time-honed workflow to its knees. (translate)

Adobe Experiment “Project Parfait”

Apr 30, 2014 11:39 PM
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With the end of development on Fireworks, and the introduction of the Edge line of products, Adobe has been working on integrating Photoshop more and more seamlessly with tools that are built for developers. (translate)

Wow, my skill set sure has changed from Biology to Tech.

Apr 2, 2014 9:29 AM
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Back in the late 90s, I was on a very different career path. I just came across an old resume, and was reminded of my old skill set. The one listed on my old resume:RNA workMathematica software system (PC and Mac)Thin layer ChromatographySterile TechniqueMini-Gel ElectrophoresisRadioisotope use/ Scintillation readingMedia PreparationHTML (raw and wysiwyg)Bio-Rad Protein AssayPhotoshop and Fireworks graphicsElectron Microscopy (Trans.)Assembly Language (IBM-PC)Back then, I hadn't even heard of Flash or ActionScript yet. While I was drawn to the visualization possibilities of Electron Microscopy, and loved my time developing images in the dark room, I had no idea how far I would (translate)

An Effective Style Guide With Adobe Fireworks

Feb 17, 2014 2:23 PM
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Joshua Mauldin started with style guides like any other obsessive-compulsive designer: with the desire to make it simple to maintain and grow a design. Plus, knowing which component to use in a given situation is nice, too, right? Since making this a regular practice, he has found it’s been like having a nice combination of a CSS class and a pattern library all in one. (translate)

Blueprints For Web And Print

Nov 19, 2013 2:23 PM
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Have you ever submitted design files to a development team for production and a few weeks later gotten something back that looks nothing like your original work? Many designers and design teams make the mistake of thinking that their work is done once they’ve completed the visual design stage. A design is more than a simple drawing on a canvas in Illustrator, Fireworks or Photoshop; it is a representation of function. “Form follows function” is a well-known principle, first coined in 1896 by the architect Louis Sullivan. How will the website work? How will that section fold? What happens when (translate)

Tip: Finer Vector Strokes in Fireworks for UI Design

Nov 14, 2013 10:32 AM
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View this post on my website for the best viewing experience → I was working on the updated design1 for this site and wanted to create a visual timeline on the about... (translate)

Specctr simplifies designer/developer hand-off

Oct 24, 2013 3:20 PM
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Redlining print-outs of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Fireworks docs (specifying exact pixel dimensions, etc.) isn’t anyone’s idea of fun, yet I still see it done frequently. Specctr is plug-in that streamlines the process, adding a margin around your artwork & automatically writing out object dimensions. Check it out: [YouTube] [Via Jeff Tranberry] (translate)

PixelPyros digital fireworks – tour funded!

Aug 12, 2013 9:32 AM
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Thanks to your amazing response to my request for help finding venues, we’re really excited to announce that the PixelPyros tour is now definitely happening – we have 10 dates in 5 UK cities across two months starting at the … There's more → (translate)

EXCLUSIVE: Adobe’s retiring its image-editing tool – and we’ve got the skinny on what will come next…

Jul 19, 2013 7:25 PM
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Adobe needs your help in creating a successor to Fireworks Um sucessor para o Fireworks.   (translate)

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