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One Background Image, Endless Options: Creating More Efficient Workflows in Project Felix

We reached out to Victoria Pavlov, a commercial photographer and designer, after seeing work she created using Project Felix on her Behance profile to talk to her about how Project Felix is helping with her design.

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Free Artist-Made Templates Now in InDesign

The “New Documents” dialog is now updated where you can added free professionally-made templates. When you create a new document you can browse free Adobe Stock templates or select from document presets for Print, Web, or Mobile to quickly jump-start your projects.

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The Redesign of InDesign: An Inside Scoop

With the release of InDesign 2017.1, we have made the user interface flat, modern and easier on the eye to help creatives do their best work.

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XD Career
April 28, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Design Freelancing 101: Things to Consider When Working for Yourself

There is a real hustle involved in the freelance life and before you put in your notice, you should make sure you understand what it means to work for yourself, and the basic considerations you need to make in order to be successful.

April 28, 2017

Designing With Neon: How to Incorporate Neon Colors Into Business Design

Neon is one of the year’s top design trends. Tap into this trend with your business designs. To help you do that, we have gathered tips from neon pros to get you started.

XD Behind the Design
April 27, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Women In UX: Meet Pamela Pavliscak, Pioneer of Designing for Happiness

We chat with digital anthropologist and user experience researcher Pamela Pavliscak, founder of Change Sciences. She explores the emotional relationship we have with technology and the impacts it can have on our well-being.

XD Design Interviews
April 26, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Stand Out, Work Hard, and Get a Life: Shane Mielke’s Career Advice For New Designers

Shane Mielke is here to help. That’s the idea behind the veteran designer, developer, and creative director’s book Launch It, which he calls a “handbook for digital creatives.” We asked Shane to share some words of wisdom for new designers on how to ‘make it’ in the business and maintain a healthy work-life balance while you’re at it.

XD Career
April 25, 2017 / UX/UI Design

Building a Great Design Team Starts with the Job Posting: How to Appeal to Top Talent

Increased demand for designers means that talented candidates have lots of options to choose from, and that both design agency/client service firms and in-house teams are competing for skilled practitioners. So what can you do when creating job postings for design roles to ensure you get quality applications from excellent candidates?

Hayden Zezula and Project Felix: Experiments in Light

Professional 3D designer Hayden Zezula knows photorealistic images are essential to visualizing the impossible. How does Project Felix measure up to traditional 3D design software? To find out, Hayden put the new compositing tool to the test.