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InDesign Life Changers

Publication designer Joseph Caserto introduces InDesign features that altered his professional life forever.

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  1. Highlights (2:01) 2:01 FREE!
  2. Open Copy (2:08) 2:08 FREE!
  3. Snippets and Libraries (8:00) 8:00 FREE!
  4. InDesign Books (7:36) 7:36 FREE!
  5. Style Cleanup Techniques (4:56) 4:56 FREE!
  6. GREP Styles (6:15) 6:15 FREE!
  7. Bringing Art to InDesign (3:09) 3:09 FREE!
  8. Glyphs (3:35) 3:35 FREE!
  9. Eyedropper (5:38) 5:38 FREE!
  10. Layout Adjustment (5:38) 5:38 FREE!
  11. Interactive Options (6:27) 6:27 FREE!
  12. Exporting Interactive PDFs (7:26) 7:26 FREE!
  13. Overview (5:31) 5:31 FREE!

Video Details

Publication designer Joseph Caserto introduces InDesign features that altered his professional life forever. Importing Illustrator objects into InDesign, kick-starting a layout revision when the page size changes, and sampling colors for swatches are among the techniques he demonstrates.

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Joseph Caserto
Joseph Caserto is an award winning Graphic Artist based in New York City who specializes in publication art direction and design. He earned a BFA with honors in Communications Design from Pratt Institute, where he completed one of the first classes in graphic design produced with a Macintosh. With over 15 years of professional experience, mostly from national consumer magazines with circulations in the multi-millions, he is currently a freelance art director and designer whose clients include BusinessWeek, Marie Claire, PC, TV Guide, and Vibe magazines. Joseph is a member of The Graphic Artists' Guild and The Society of Publication Designers, and has taught at The City College of New York and NYU. A lifetime resident of New York State, he grew up in the State's historic Mid-Hudson Valley, and has lived in Brooklyn since the late 1980s. He was recently awarded a 2008 American Graphic Design Award, and a 2008 Create Award, Silver, for the cover of the April 2008 issue of BW Chicago, a BusinessWeek publication.