Macromedia
Course Outline
MacroMedia Fireworks - Introduction
Hands-on training in an instructor-led environment. One workstation per
delegate and exercises to consolidate learning.
Training Method:
No prior knowledge of Fireworks is required, but delegates should be familiar
with the Macintosh or Windows operating system. Experience of other photo
editing programs would be useful.
Prerequsites:
One day
Duration:
MacroMedia Fireworks is an immensely popular tool for creating and editing graphics for the Web.
This one day course is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to Fireworks allowing you to
create animated gifs for banner ads, create rollover buttons quickly and easily, slice up larger images
into manageable chunks and optimise your file sizes for the Web amongst a host of other features.
This course is recommended for anyone who needs to produce professional looking web graphics.
Objectives
Any one who needs to produce professional looking web graphics.
Designed for:
Introduction
The Fireworks palettes - finding your way around
Fireworks Basics
Creating basic shapes
Using brushes and fills
Colour definition
Text formatting
Working with layers
Creating Web Ready Artwork
Image resolution and the Web
Different file formats
Understanding bit depth
Working with transparency
Using websafe colours
Matching HTML defined colours
More complex drawings
Brush and fill variants
Applying filters
Creating Gif Animations
Working with frames
Tweening and symbols
Timing your animations
Content
Image Mapping
Imagemap formats
Attaching URLs to images
Generating and exporting
Working with HTML
HTML basics
The completed HTML document
Advanced Features
Creating rollovers
Image slicing
Setting up object properties
Exporting with automatic
Javascript
File Optimisation
Using Fireworks to optimise file sizes for the Web
Different file optimisation techniques
Batch file processing to save time
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* On site training available
Tel: 01625 549287 anne@firsttraining.net