Category Archives: Desktop Publishing

July Meeting Recap – Hey, You! Get Off of the Cloud!

July’s CDPUG meeting was quite an eye-opener, as our panel discussed non-subscription options for graphics applications to the tune of the Rolling Stones song “Get Off Of My Cloud!” Spike Radway, Director of Programming and panel moderator, thought the timing was perfect for the topic of alternatives to the Adobe Creative Cloud subscription model, especially with the recent release of… Read more »

New DVD Release of “Graphic Means” Available for Pre-sale

The DVD of “Graphic Means: A History of Graphic Design Production” will be available on DVD, iTunes, and Vimeo, on November 23, 2018. This 2-DVD set is available for pre-ordering at $24.95, and includes four extra scenes as well as the official trailer. Members may recall this film from the screening at our CDPUG 30-year anniversary meeting in August, 2017…. Read more »

Font Management – 2015

Missed or attended our March Meeting on Fonts? Attached is a pdf of the Keynote “Font Management – 2015” presentation at the Thursday, March 26th, 2015 regular meeting. From their historical context to their current state, fonts form the backbone of every PC and design project. Learn how to use, manage and fix issues with fonts. Also included are links… Read more »

Adobe Digital Publishing Suite Single Edition with Terry White.

Tue, January 17, 2012, 6:15 PM The Cleveland Institute of Art 11141 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 Directions to this event Invite a friend to this event. Register for this event. Event Details Terry White, Adobe Creative Evangelist, from Detroit, MI will be here in Cleveland to demo the latest Single Edition of the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite! Learn everything that… Read more »

Cleveland InDesign Users Group Meeting. Back to the Basics.

April and Mari (your co-chapter representatives) will go back to the basics with Adobe InDesign and show users how to be productive and creative with InDesign panels and tools in InDesign. Back to the Basics Wed, November 16, 2011, 6:30 PM Ohio Bell Room 11141 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 ============= Raffle Prizes ============= GRAND PRIZE: Adobe InDesign CS5 (Macintosh or… Read more »

Book Review – Gnu Image Editing

Book Review – Gimp Bible; Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, 2010 By: Howard Kass Summary – This book represents one of the most current and comprehensive desktop references to GIMP (the Gnu Image Manipulation Program) a full featured Open Source photo editing program that has been compared to Photoshop. Over the course of 22 chapters, 5 appendices and 722 pages,… Read more »

Demonstration of the New Features of Adobe InDesign 5.5

Have you heard? Adobe announced Creative Suite 5.5 on April 11th! Click here for more information: On Tuesday, May 10th, local Adobe Certified Instructor, April Clark, will demonstrate the new features of Adobe InDesign 5.5 to all of you in Cleveland. This is a great follow-up meeting to our ebook presentation in February. April will demonstrate the new ebook-related… Read more »

Adobe CS5.5 Launched!

Adobe has launched version 5.5 of its Creative Suite of design and art applications across print, digital and motion media – and it should be out by the end of April. Users of Photoshop and Illustrator will be disappointed with a lack of new tools as these have been barely upgraded – they’re still called version 5, not 5.5 –… Read more »

The next meeting of the Cleveland InDesign User Group is scheduled for Tuesday, March 29th.

The next meeting of the Cleveland InDesign User Group is scheduled for Tuesday, March 29th. ========================== Date, time, and location ========================== Tuesday, March 29, 2011 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM Cleveland Institute of Art Gund Building, Room G105 11141 East Boulevard Cleveland, OH 44106 Co-Chapter Representatives, Mari Hulick (Chair, Department of Communication Design at CIA) and April Clark (Adobe Certified… Read more »