Create attractive layout designs, logos, brochures, icons, and more using the Inkscape vector graphics editor with this book and ebook.
Umfassendes Handbuch mit großem Praxisteil Detaillierte Erklärungen zu allen Funktionen Mit Infos zu den wichtigsten Erweiterungen der neuen Version 0.49 Schritt-für-Schritt-Tutorials im Buch und auf der DVD Aus dem Inhalt: Grundlagen und erste Schritte Zeichnen mit Formen und Pfaden Texte erstellen und gestalten Mit Farben und Füllungen arbeiten LPE – Live-Path-Effekte Gekachelte Klone Bestehende und eigene Filter nutzen Vektorisieren Inkscape erweitern XML-Editor Grafiken weiterverarbeiten Colormanagement Tutorials Inkscape ist der meistgenutzte Open-Source-Editor für Vektorgrafiken. Von der Inkscape-Gemeinschaft als freie Software entwickelt, lassen sich damit genauso professionelle Grafiken erstellen wie mit kommerziellen Programmen. Dieses Handbuch führt Sie systematisch in die Software ein und erklärt alle Funktionen. Sowohl Einsteiger als auch fortgeschrittene Anwender lernen an praktischen Beispielen die umfangreichen Möglichkeiten von Inkscape kennen. Auch auf bereits im Standardprogramm enthaltene und viele zusätzliche, nützliche Erweiterungen und Werkzeuge geht der Autor ein. In einem großen Praxisteil erstellt der Autor Schritt für Schritt sieben professionelle Grafiken, die Sie auch als Videotutorials auf der beiliegenden DVD finden.
Prezi is a tool for delivering presentations in a linear or non-linear format. This cloud-based software enables users to structure presentations on an infinite canvas in a way that is more engaging and visually stimulating to the audience. This book covers all of the technical elements of the software, whilst also looking at the practicalities of using Prezi in a business environment. It teaches the reader how to think for Prezi, and approach their design in the best way. This is an essential resource for people who want to use Prezi seriously. Apart from covering best practices for inserting images, sound, and video, this book also covers topics for business users such as collaborating and sharing Prezis online, using Prezi at a meeting to brainstorm with overseas colleagues, and how to “Prezify” PowerPoint or Keynote slides. This book will escalate you from Prezi user to Prezi master with ease.
The Ubuntu Beginner's Guide (Eleventh Edition, updated for 18.04 Bionic Beaver) gives users new to Ubuntu Linux an overview of the operating system, from simple command-line tasks to advanced server configuration. In the Guide, you'll learn how to: -Use the Ubuntu command line. -Manage users, groups, and file permissions. -Install software on a Ubuntu system, both from the command line, the GUI, and using the Snappy application management system. -Configure network settings. -Use the vi editor to edit system configuration files. -Install and configure a Samba server for file sharing. -Install SSH for remote system control using public key/private key encryption. -Install a LAMP server. -Install web applications like WordPress and Drupal. -Configure an FTP server. -Manage ebooks. -Convert digital media. -Manage and configure GNOME Shell, the new default Ubuntu environment. -Manage and configure Unity, the old default Ubuntu environment. -Manage and halt processes from the command line. -Set up both a VNC server and a client -And many other topics.
A short, simple guide with everything you need to get started, The quickest way to become productive, Learn about the main features and how to use them, Get to know the community and where to get help. If you are new to Inkscape this guide is the perfect companion for getting you off to a flying start. No previous experience with Inkscape is required as you will be walked through downloading Inkscape and installing it on your system. Become productive straightaway as you create your very first vector graphic. The list of resources in this guide will familiarize you with the Inkscape community, which is a valuable part of any Open Source project. Finally, you will see how to use seven key features of Inkscape - including using paths and layers, combining shapes, creating and editing text tools, importing and embedding images, and a list of keyboard shortcuts for text styling - which will allow you to perform simple tasks to learn the basics and set off on your own.
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This book is written in a clear conversational style, which emphasizes a practical learn-by-doing approach. Packed with illustrations and examples, this book will make the task of using Inkscape simple and straightforward. This book is written for web designers who want to add attractive visual elements to their website. It assumes no previous knowledge of Inkscape. General familiarity with vector graphics programming is recommended but not required. It will also be a useful guide for experienced Inkscape users who want to learn how to apply their skills to website design.
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Inkscape: Guide to a Vector Drawing Program, Fourth Edition, is the guide to the Inkscape program. With coverage of versions 0.47 and 0.48, this authoritative introduction and reference features hundreds of useful illustrations.Using Inkscape, you can produce a wide variety of art, from photorealistic drawings to organizational charts. Inkscape uses SVG, a powerful vector-based drawing language and W3C web standard, as its native format. SVG drawings can be viewed directly in browsers such as Firefox, Opera, Chrome, Safari, and Internet Explorer 9. A subset of SVG has been adopted by the mobile phone market. Inkscape is available free for Windows,Macintosh, and Linux operating systems. Systematic coverage of the entire Inkscape program begins with twelve tutorials ranging in difficulty from very basic to highly complex. A new tutorial introduces the use of interactive SVG in HTML5.The remainder of the book covers each facet of Inkscape in detail, with an emphasis on practical solutions for common problems. The book is filled with valuable tips and warnings about the use of Inkscape and SVG. Find dozens of Inkscape illustrations from the book in the online color supplement available at http://tavmjong.free.fr/INKSCAPE/. Updated for Inkscape version 0.48, this edition includes complete coverage of new features, including the new Spray Tool, updated Node and Text tools, improved bitmap image import, LaTeX export for PDF/EPS/PS, added extensions including the JessyInk extension for web-based presentations, the adaptive UI, and the new Glyphs dialog. Complete Coverage of New and Improved Inkscape 0.48 Features Live Path Effects for tasks such as adding patterns along a path while maintaining complete editability More than two hundred pre-built SVG filters for adding textures, manipulating color, and so forth A tiling tool to create complex tilings with thirteen different symmetries Clipping and Masking objects An integrated spell checker Built-in bitmap-to-vector tracing The ability to export to more than a dozen graphics formats, including PDF and PostScript The ability to import from more than two dozen graphics formats, including PDF, Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, AutoCad, and XFig Graphics Complete vector drawing program supporting the W3C SVG standard Three path-drawing tools (Pencil, Pen, Calligraphy) Five shape-drawing tools (Rectangles, Ellipses, Stars, Spirals, 3D Boxes) Linear and Radial Gradients Pattern fills Tweak Tool for fine adjustment of paths and colors Spray Tool Eraser Tool with both Vector and Bitmap modes Sophisticated snapping for precision drawing and aligning objects Extendable through scripting; more than one hundred scripts included

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