Corel PhotoPaint(r) 10: The Official Guide

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March 8, 2001


Electronic book text, 644 pages


007219216X / 9780072192162

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Main description

Bring your most imaginative ideas to life with this hands-on guide written by Corel guru Dave Huss. Contains all new workshops to show you how to master all of the fantastic features--filters, masks, and brush tools and includes a 16-page color insert.

Table of contents

Part I: The Basics of PHOTO-PAINT 10. Chapter 1: An Introduction to PHOTO-PAINT. Chapter 2: learning About Digital Images. Chapter 3: Opening, Creating, and Saving Images. Chapter 4: Image Fundamentals - Viewing and Modifying Images. Chapter 5: Tools for Layout, Undoing, Redoing, and Replacing. Part II: Masks and Objects. Chapter 6: The School of Masks. Chapter 7: Exploring Objects and Text. Part III: Photo-Correction Tools and Techniques. Chapter 8: Repairing and Restoring Photographs. Part IV: Painting with PHOTO-PAINT 10. Chapter 9: Filling with Color or Patterns. Chapter 10: Corel TEXTURE and Corel KnockOut. Chapter 11: Finding the Right Color. Chapter 12: Exploring Corel PHOTO-PAINT's Brush Tools. Part V: Those Incredible Filters. Chapter 13: Exploring PHOTO-PAINT Enhancement Filters. Chapter 14: Exploring the PHOTO-PAINT Effect Filters. Part VI: Advanced PHOTO-PAINT Topics. Chapter 15: Advanced PHOTO-PAINT Topics. Chapter 16: Using PHOTO-PAINT to Create Web Graphics. Chapter 17: Using Advanced Masks and CHannels. Chapter 18: Automating PHOTO-PAINt Tools and Features. Chapter 19: Customizing Corel PHOTO-PAINT 10 Preferences. Chapter 20: Getting the Best Printing Using PHOTO-PAINT.

Author comments

Dave Huss (Austin, TX) is a graphics and desktop publishing consultant for several Fortune 100 companies and a regular speaker at Corel Seminars both in the U.S. and Europe. He's the author of 9 books about computer graphics--mostly about Corel PHOTO-PAINT. Dave contributes original images regularly to Corel's World Design Contest, and in 1997 was a Grand Prize Winner. He writes a regular column for i/, which is rapidly becoming the premiere resource for graphics content, community and software where branded products from Corel, Macromedia, and Ulead sell alongside unique downloads from small companies with innovative products unavailable anywhere else.

Back cover copy

The only authorized reference on Corel PHOTO-PAINT 10!

Now you can master professional photo-editing techniques, or produce original artwork with a full palette of painter's tricks and tools. This comprehensive guide--reviewed and endorsed by Corel--takes you from digital imaging basics to printing and outputting for the Web. Edit photos more effectively than ever, learn color theory and color management techniques, and follow tutorials to create virtually any digital picture you can imagine. Plus, customize a user interface that allows you to access the tools and features you most often use, making learning easier and artwork production a more efficient process.

Inside, learn to use and master the features and tools of Corel PHOTO-PAINT 10:

  • Boost the appearance of scanned pictures with image-enhancing filters
  • Use natural media brushes to create the effect of painting on paper, canvas, or other textured surfaces
  • Absorb knowledge more thoroughly with accompanying skills drills that support material covered in every chapter
  • Correct and restore your favorite photographs
  • Prepare image files and text specifically for the Web with optimization tools
  • Achieve results more quickly with significant upgrades in display, zooming, and cropping speed
  • Perform professional digital image manipulation with new and upgraded filters, masks, channels, and more
  • Universally describe color characteristics across all media, including the Web

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