Reading

The following texts serve both as supplements to class lectures and useful references for your digital media projects.

Required Textbooks

Photoshop CS6: Visual Quickstart Guide
Elaine Weinmann, Peter Lourekas
ISBN: 978-0-321-82218-5

Web Development and Design Foundations with HTML5
Terry Felke-Morris
ISBN: 978-0-132-78339-2
eTextbook
ISBN: 978-0-13-278339-2

Slides

Photoshop Reading

  • Chapter 2; Creating Files; 13–22
  • Chapter 6; Panels; 100–120
  • Chapter 7; Pixel Basics; 121–135
  • Chapter 8; Layer Essentials; 136–150
  • Chapter 9; Selections & Masks; 151–176
  • Chapter 10; History; 177–184
  • Chapter 11; Using Color; 185–201
  • Chapter 13; Combining Images; 239–270
  • Chapter 14; Brushes; 271–285
  • Chapter 17; Fun with Layers; 327–340
  • Chapter 18; Filters; 341–355
  • Chapter 19; Type; 356–370
  • Chapter 20; Layer Styles; 371–386
  • Chapter 25; Print & Export; 448–468

Unix Reading

HTML Reading

  • Chapter 1.1 (The Internet and the Web)–1.2 (Web Standards and Accessibility)
  • Chapter 2 (HTML Basics)
  • Chapter 4.2 (Types of Graphics)–4.3 (Image Element)
  • Chapter 8.1 (Table Overview)–8.2 (Table Rows, Cells, and Headers)

CSS Reading

  • Chapter 3 (Configuring Color and Text with CSS)
  • Chapter 4.5 (Background Images)
  • Chapter 6 (Page Layout)
  • Chapter 7.5 (Styling for the Mobile Web)

WordPress Reading

Digital Audio Reading

Flash Reading