A demonstration of designing a CD cover which revises basic design skills and looks at resolution and file formats. Ideal file formats and resolution are demonstrated for high quality printing, email and use in a website
Designing a Moodboard in Photoshop. Smart Objects are used to protect the elements during Transformations like Scaling (resizing) and Rotating. Layer Styles are used to add effects like Drop Shadows and strokes. Shape Layers are used to add vector-based shapes (like Adobe Illustrator would produce) that are editable. Type Layers are used too to add text, type fonts etc.