Electronic publishing pioneer Deke McClelland is the author of more than 50 video courses on creative imaging, graphics, 3D, and design for the industry-leading lynda.com. One of the most award-winning writers in the business, Deke has written over 80 books translated into 24 languages, with more than 4 million copies in print. These have included thePhotoshop Bible, several For Dummies books, and his own One-on-Oneseries, published under Deke Press.
Deke will be joining us for one very special night to present some of the highlights from his entertaining and informative lynda.com weekly video series, Deke's Techniques. Come join us and learn how to:
- Create line art or text that automatically inverts everything behind it in Photoshop.
- Miniaturize the world with Deke's special tilt-shift recipe in Photoshop.
- Use a hidden feature in Illustrator to create classic movie poster credits.
- Construct a very special ambigram (text that appears the same upsidedown) in Illustrator.
- Create a Lord of the Rings-style text effect in Photoshop.
BDA's Digital Salons are a fun and unique hybrid of schmoozing and networking, art and technology, entertainment, and education. These FREE events bring together people from all different disciplines - filmmakers, photographers, web designers, mobile app developers and more!
The evening starts at 6:00 pm for our exciting Fall Digital Salon, featuring a live presentation by award-winning Photoshop and Illustrator expert Deke McClelland, plus ample time to meet new people and enjoy great food and drinks!
You'll also have an opportunity to address the crowd if you have a project to showcase or crew positions you'd like to fill. If you do want to speak, please arrive early to get your place on the sign-up sheet, as time is limited!