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Lynda – Photoshop CS6 Complete Training

Lynda – Photoshop CS6 Complete Training

Lynda – Photoshop CS6 Complete Training English | .mp4 | AVC 960×540 29.97 fps | AAC 159 Kbps 48.0 KHz | 18.1Gb Genre: eLearning Watch our expert-taught Photoshop tutorials and learn image editing, retouching, and color correcting for all skill levels. Find out how to use Photoshop shapes and layers, how to retouch photos, and more. Learn the skills you need to enhance your images with Photoshop. Our expert instructors can help you learn how to use Adobe Photoshop to improve your photos and create digital artwork. 01 – Fundamentals 01 – 01 – Opening an Image 01 – 02 – Getting Around 01 – 03 – Image Size and Resolution 01 – 04 – Using Layers 01 – 05 – Saving Your Progress 01 – 06 – Crop and Straighten 01 – 07 – Adjusting Luminance 01 – 08 – Adjusting Colors 01 – 09 – Select and Edit 01 – 10 – Retouch and Heal 01 – 11 – Fundamentals Conclusion Exercise Files 02 – Intermediate 02 – 01 – The Content-Aware Collection 02 – 02…

Quick Start to Animation in CINEMA 4D Volume 3

Quick Start to Animation in CINEMA 4D Volume 3

Quick Start to Animation in CINEMA 4D: Volume 3 | 276 MB Software: 36m 47s | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 30fps | Audio: AAC 32KHz 1ch Genre: eLearning | CINEMA 4D R15 | Project Files Included | August 19, 2014 Welcome to Volume 3 of the Quick Start to Animation in CINEMA 4D, a series of specially constructed tutorials meant to be followed in sequence and interspersed with valuable exercises to reinforce learned concepts.In this Volume, we’ll build on the concepts covered in Volume 2. We’ll start by learning how to animate with Selection Objects. We’ll, then, learn how utilize CINEMA 4D’s robust Motion System to animate non-linearly and non-destructively with Motion Clips. Once our clips have been made, we’ll learn how to export them to create a library of Motion Sources, and then how to import them back into C4D. We’ll also learn how to blend Motion Clips and create time warp effects. These tutorials are designed to be taken in sequence so we really encourage you to start with Volume 2 before continuing with this section.…

Lynda – ASP.NET MVC 5 Essential Training

Lynda – ASP.NET MVC 5 Essential Training

Lynda – ASP.NET MVC 5 Essential Training | 1.02GB Duration: 3h 41m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 15&30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | Language: English ASP.NET MVC gives you a potent, patterns-based way to build dynamic websites. MVC 5 includes features that enable rapid, test-driven development-and it’s a version every .NET developer needs to know to meet the latest web standards. Join Michael Sullivan for an in-depth look at the MVC 5 framework. He demonstrates how a typical MVC application is structured, and shows how to work with views, models, and data, including developing database objects with Entity. Michael also explores how to secure applications with the identity system, create and conduct unit tests, use javascript libraries to communicate with controllers and pass data to client-side scripts, and deploy to cloud-based platforms like Azure and AppHarbor. Two hands-on practice challenges allow you to test what you’ve learned along the way. Topics include: * Exploring ASP.NET routing * Applying action selectors * Working with layouts * Employing HTML helpers * Displaying and validating…

Setting Up a Small-Office Network by Martin Guidry

Setting Up a Small-Office Network by Martin Guidry

Setting Up a Small-Office Network Duration: 2h 24m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 15fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch | 634 MB Genre: eLearning | Level: Beginner | Language: English Learn how to set up a network at your home or office. In this course, Martin Guidry discusses the hardware you’ll need—from switches to modems—and the specifics behind using both wired (Ethernet) and wireless (Wi-Fi) methods to connect the computers and equipment in your network. Then he shows how to share files between computers and briefly discusses email and print servers, explaining how to manage connections to those services with DHCP and DNS addressing. Martin also reviews issues you might encounter when working in a mixed (Windows/Mac/Linux) environment, and provides tips on setting up an Internet connection, as well as configuring security and local-storage options for your network. Topics include: Understanding IPv4 Using hubs, switches, routers, and modems Dividing your network Building a hybrid network with wired and wireless clients Working with servers Connecting Windows and Mac computers to Active Directory Choosing between DSL and cable Internet connections…

Lynda – Creating Cityscapes in 3ds Max

Lynda – Creating Cityscapes in 3ds Max

Lynda – Creating Cityscapes in 3ds Max | 941MB Duration: 3h 22m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 15fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch Genre: eLearning | Level: Intermediate | Language: English Learn to design and model a city from almost any era, in Autodesk 3ds Max. After assessing the conditions, architecture, and boundaries of the city, Adam Crespi diagrams its evolution, ensuring the digital cityscape exhibits a growth pattern and layout like any of its real-world counterparts. Then he designs the basic structure and components of the city in Adobe Illustrator, generating reusable symbols to represent trees, lights, and buildings. With the plan in hand, Adam dives into 3ds Max, creating Proxy objects as he lays out the city to scale. Each element is then set up as a reference object and duplicated throughout the scene, using containers, Alembic caches, and mental ray Proxy objects. The final chapter shows you how to add skies and other matte-painting backgrounds to your views, and includes a real-world example of cityscape modeling with a moving camera: a project simulating the movement…

Shooting and Processing Black-and-White Film with Konrad Eek

Shooting and Processing Black-and-White Film with Konrad Eek

Lynda – Shooting and Processing Black-and-White Film | 1.50GB Duration: 2h 12m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch Genre: eLearning | Level: Appropriate for all | Language: English Photographers shoot film for its unique look; its constraints, which require discipline and careful self-editing; and the simple fact that developing film is fun and gratifying. And you don’t need a darkroom to do it. In this course, photographer and master printer Konrad Eek provides an introduction to the pleasures of shooting and processing black-and-white film. The course begins with a look at gear and film cameras, which are inexpensive and widely available at thrift stores and secondhand shops. Next, we accompany Konrad on a photo shoot in the mountains of Arkansas, where he demonstrates important concepts such as metering and the use of filters. Upon returning home, Konrad processes the film, explaining the chemicals involved and sharing insights for getting reliable results. He also describes the negative-scanning process. Finally, to whet your appetite for the other facets of film-based photography, he demonstrates the process…

[Tutorials] Up and Running with the Canon 6D

[Tutorials] Up and Running with the Canon 6D

Up and Running with the Canon 6D | 913MB Duration: 1h 33m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280?720 30fps | Audio: AAC 48KHz 2ch Genre: eLearning | Level: Beginner | Language: English Learn the key features and controls of the Canon 6D digital SLR camera, which provides a full-frame sensor and HD video shooting in a compact package. Rich Harrington conducts a guided tour of the camera’s basic features, as well as a closer look at the controls you’ll need in specialized scenarios, such as when shooting fast-moving subjects or taking pictures in dim light. Rich shows you how to adjust your camera settings to get the best images under different exposure and focus scenarios, and shoot bracketed photos as well as video. Keep your camera close by while you explore these tutorials, and get a better understanding of your 6D. Topics include: * Taking shots in Auto mode * Using special scene modes * Changing image format and size * Changing ISO * Adjusting exposure compensation in Program Exposure mode * Focusing manually or with autofocus * Changing…

Lynda – Advanced Color Workflows for Photographers

Lynda – Advanced Color Workflows for Photographers

Lynda – Advanced Color Workflows for Photographers English | 1h 29m | AVC (.mp4) 1280×720 15&30fps | AAC 48KHz 2ch | 255.27 Mb Genre: eLearning In photography, a color-managed workflow makes it easier to obtain consistent-looking color in every phase of the process: when you’re editing photos on screen, printing them on an inkjet printer, or having them printed by a commercial lab. In this course, Joe Brady builds on his Color Management Fundamentals course, focusing on color-management issues of specific interest to photographers. After a review of digital-color concepts, the course explores creating color profiles for each device in the digital photography workflow, from monitor to printer, to camera. Joe demonstrates the tools and techniques behind color profiling, even covering tablets-ideal for photographers using iPads or Android tablets as wireless remote controls. Topics include: * What gear can and should be profiled? * Comparing color spaces * Choosing a monitor * Profiling your monitor * Paper-profiling devices * Profiling iOS and Android devices * Soft proofing