Another week, another tip, this week paying homage to Hongkiat, one of the super resources for tech users, designers and bloggers on the net. On the site you will find tutorials, articles and listings with all sorts of cool things that makes for interesting and inspirational reading.
Even though they are doing more and more showcase type posts, you can still find some gold in the archives and some in the showcases too.
In this episode of the Creatively Using the Creative Suite podcast, we are creating reflections, right from within InDesign using the Gradient Feather Tool.
This is one of these hidden tricks that can definitely save some time. When you are in a save dialog and you are prompted for the “Don’t Save”, “Cancel” or “Save” actions, all you need to do is click on the first letter of the action name on your keyboard.
For example, if you wish to go with “Don’t Save”, just click the “d” letter on your keyboard!
A very cool new feature in Illustrator CS5 is the Perspective Grid tool, allowing you to draw objects right in perspective.