LINKEDIN LEARNING React for Web Designers

LINKEDIN LEARNING REACT FOR WEB DESIGNERS
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You don’t have to start from scratch with React. This super popular JavaScript framework can make your existing websites and apps even better, with very little overhead. Learn practical ways to incorporate React in real-world web designs, in this course with Joe Chellman. Joe introduces three small projects that benefit from React: a product manager that showcases React state, props, and events; an employee directory using React forms and animation; and a status board that uses React to make external API calls. Each project demonstrates what makes React most interesting and useful to web designers and provides solutions for dealing with the few unique challenges, such as working without a build tool.
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LinkedIn Learning Photoshop for Designers Working with Illustrator

LinkedIn Learning Photoshop for Designers Working with Illustrator
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Category: Tutorial


Expand your creative options. Learn how to move your artwork between Photoshop and Illustrator and take advantage of the strongest features in each program. Designer Nigel French explains different ways to transition your artwork back and forth: copying and pasting, linking, exporting, and sharing via Creative Cloud Libraries. He then embarks on a series of mini projects that showcase the power of Photoshop-Illustrator integration. Learn how to create vector-based artwork from pixel-based sources, including photographs, and leverage Illustrator symbols and Photoshop shapes in your designs. Nigel also covers a variety of pattern and texture techniques, before proceeding into four hands-on projects-an animated pattern, a Mondrian-style composition, a vintage postcard, and a retro poster- that demonstrate the complete workflow between these two powerful programs. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers Type Effects (2018) [Updated – 11022019]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers: Type Effects (2018) [Updated – 11/02/2019]
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Expand your creative mindset with type. In this installment of Photoshop for Designers, instructor Nigel French shows how to create a range of beautiful type treatments using efficient, nondestructive techniques. Nigel describes how to combine letters and imagery and how to illustrate ideas with type, often with just a few tweaks to the letterforms themselves. He also shares techniques for creating damaged and distressed type; adding light and smoke effects to your type; entwining letters with a vine; fashioning portraits and maps comprised entirely of type; creating nostalgic type treatments; and much more. [Read more…]

LINKEDIN LEARNING PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR DESIGNERS

LINKEDIN LEARNING PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR DESIGNERS
English | Size: 348.18 MB
Category: Tutorial

In today’s competitive workplace, effective project managers are critical to the bottom line. That’s why the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification is so important. The PMP demonstrates your mastery, your experience, and your education. Discover what it takes to pass the PMP exam, by following along with project manager and exam prep trainer Sandy Mitchell.
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Learning Photoshop for Designers Filters Updated November 2018

Learning Photoshop for Designers Filters Updated November 2018
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Category: Tutorial

Photoshop filters are often misused by designers. Filtered images can look garish or generic-but with the right application, the results can be eye-catching and unique. Author Nigel French teaches a creative approach to filters, explaining how to combine them with other filters and with the Photoshop masking and blending tools for maximum visual impact. Learn how to add blur, artistic and brush stroke effects, sharpening, distortion, pixilation, and illustration and painterly effects-all completely nondestructively. Plus, learn how to use Camera Raw as a filter and stack filters to create unique combinations. [Read more…]

LEARNING USER EXPERIENCE FOR WEB DESIGNERS

LEARNING USER EXPERIENCE FOR WEB DESIGNERS
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What is "UX" anyway? UX stands for "User Experience" and when we say UX typically we mean UXD or "User Experience Design." A simple definition that I lifted from a UX blog is "UX design is the process of designing (digital or physical) products that are useful, easy to use, and delightful to interact with."

Can great UX design be taught? Is it simply a matter of having good taste? Many believe that great UX is indeed teachable and I’m here to give you wannabe UX’ers some learning platforms and online sources to check out.
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Lynda – Photoshop for Designers – Designing with Grids and Guides

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers – Designing with Grids and Guides
English | Size: 410.2MB
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Designing with grids is an essential part of any designer’s skill set. Guides, grids, and their related tools bring structure and consistency to designs. By suggesting visual relationships, they can also speed workflow and inspire the artwork itself. In this course, designer Nigel French introduces the fundamentals of guides and grids in Photoshop, showing how these tools can improve the way you use the application. Explore how to create, precisely position, delete, and show and hide guides. Learn about the different types of grids, and the "intelligent" features such as Smart Guides, snapping, the GuideGuide plugin, and the New Guide Layout tool. Discover how to set up your own modular layout grid, and then explore the different types of crop overlay grids, from the Rule of Thirds to the Golden Spiral. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers Textures

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers: Textures
English | Size: 1.7GB
Category: Tutorial

Textures play a vital supporting role in creating imagery with depth and mood. In this designer-friendly course, instructor Nigel French demonstrates a range of non-destructive approaches to working with textures in Adobe Photoshop. From applying textures with layer masks and layer blending, to painting textures with brushes, to creating textures with filters, he covers multiple techniques. Learn how to work with paper texture, film grain, lighting effects, and bokeh to breathe new life into your designs. [Read more…]

O’Reilly – Machine Learning for Designers

O’Reilly – Machine Learning for Designers
English | Size: 600.66 MB
Category: Tutorial

Recent advances in machine learning (ML), natural language processing, image recognition, content personalization, and behavior prediction are radically changing the capabilities of software and the interfaces people use to interact with that software.
This course provides an insider’s look at contemporary ML technologies and how these technologies are transforming the next generation of computing interfaces for search engines, intelligent assistants, connected homes, and open-world video games. Created for designers new to the world of machine learning, the course provides an explanation of the basic concepts of ML, offers a hands-on introduction to ML’s core toolsets, and surveys the upcoming opportunities for designers with ML skills. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers Color (2017)

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers: Color (2017)
English | Size: 891.5MB
Category: Tutorial

In this installment of Photoshop for Designers, Nigel French show you how to correct, manage, edit, and change color. The course looks at concepts such as the color wheel and color harmonies as well as the practicalities of using the Color Picker, leveraging the power of color channels, and the characteristics of different color modes in Photoshop. The course includes instruction on correcting color, enhancing color, shifting and replacing colors, working with spot color, and more. [Read more…]

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