Application Skills (Publishing Features (Colour Schemes (When you are…
When you are making a slideshow, you can choose themes, these are also colour schemes.
Colour schemes are something you choose for particular effects.
Saves time and creates consistency
Layers means having objects on different depths.
This is done by putting one object over another object.
In this course you may have used Photoshop or Illustrator to make a poster.
Frames are containers to hold text and images.
These help position images and text to stay in parts of a page,
Also can be used for animation and video editing
Spacing (distance between letters)
Size (12, 24 Pt. etc.
alignment (centre, left, Right Justified)
format ( Bold, Italic, Undeline
Used to create a certain feel
Pre-made document with styles, typography, themes and layout
Saves time and money, creates consistency and a professional look
Can be web page, word, excel, powerpoint, InDesign, etc.
Print Display/ Option
How are you going to export it.
To pdf, Mov, webpage, print
Video Application Features
Multi - Layer track editing
different camera angles of the same shot
so to get two or three is far better
quality of your finished movie is so better
need high quality movie editing application like Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro
iMovie is low quality as it only does one track editing
Set the theme and tone of the movie
put titles at the front of the movie
enables you to put titles and transitions into your movie
Allows you to have a seamless transition
Helps the movie have a theme
Make it more visually appealing
Can denote lengthening or shortening of time
Makes the movie more visually appealing
Help create a theme
Helps add drama and impact
Online Software tools
Work from home
Work while travelling
no need to download and install any software
no need for maintenance of the software
you can use pay as you go software
you can use free online software such as google apps,
collaboration with fellow workers, clients, friends, now global, using online communication software
poor internet connectivity
doesn't have the same features as the locally installed software
product quality may be inferior
product may be insecure and lead to privacy issues.
Online web builder
Online Photo/Video editors
Online word processing and spreadsheets Blogs
Sound application Features
Similar to video editing
export options WAV, MP3, Etc
Types of digital Publications
Digital publication usually branded by a company eg PDF by Adobe
Digital publication app