Essential Skills for Designers - Images in InDesign

Learn everything from placing images into documents to advanced composition techniques!

A little more information

Learn how to work with images in InDesign like a creative professional. These techniques are used on a day to day basis in the industry and are essential to any professional Graphic Designer.

InDesign offers many ways of incorporating images in your print and interactive layouts mastering these techniques will not only make your work-flow much faster but will open up new creative possibilities when you are creating layouts. 


In this course, you will learn everything you need to know from placing images into your documents to advanced composition techniques. 


Learning resources

  • 18 Video

  • 2 Texts

  • 1.5

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Useful Resources for Creative Professionals
    • Useful Resources
  • 2
    Basics
    • Introduction
    • Using Bridge & Minibridge
    • Exercise Files
    • Placing Images into documents
  • 3
    Essential Tools and Options
    • Links Panel
    • Resolution
    • Preflight Panel
    • Editing Frames
    • Custom frames
    • Frame Fitting options
  • 4
    Advanced Techniques
    • Gap tool
    • Text wrapping
    • Anchor images to text
    • Opacity and Feathering
    • Effects and Strokes
    • Using Photoshop documents
    • Object Styles
    • Multiple frames effect
    • Saving a Package

Reviews

What others have been saying about this course:

  • Excellent overview to all image features in Indesign

    Susanne Tamir

    I am working daily in Indesign and a lot with images and found many explanations for things i knew you can do but didn't know really how. The tips and advice...

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    I am working daily in Indesign and a lot with images and found many explanations for things i knew you can do but didn't know really how. The tips and advice's and possibilities will enter my daily workflow. Thanks a lot

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  • Excellent course

    Bruce Bromley

    Very well put together. Clearly explained. Martin is a fantastic teacher.

    Very well put together. Clearly explained. Martin is a fantastic teacher.

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  • highly recommended course

    Frank Wolff

    This was the best online course I've ever taken. Very good explanations and well thought out tasks to apply what you have learned. A very important factor fo...

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    This was the best online course I've ever taken. Very good explanations and well thought out tasks to apply what you have learned. A very important factor for me as a non-nativ speaker was the clear and distinct way of speaking.

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