21 terms

Visual Design 1.03


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Color Gamut
The range of colors that is defined by the color profile; when working within a given color profile, color choices are selected from the gamut 1.03
Color Libraries
Color system manufacturers create standardized colors for communicating color information across apps and processes, i.e. Pantone 1.03
Color Management
A process where the color characteristics for every device in the imaging chain is known precisely and utilized in color reproduction 1.03
Color Panel
Displays the color values for the current foreground and background colors, using the sliders, you can edit the foreground and background colors using different color models 1.03
Color Profile
A pre-determined subset of specific colors assigned to an image; preset for devices like scanners, digital cameras, monitors, and printers so that the color of an image remains true from source to destination 1.03
Destructive Editing
Changes the original photo in a way that cannot be reversed after saving and closing 1.03
Document Panel
Displays the file you're working on, multiple graphic files can be opened and worked on 1.03
Embedded Images
Contained within graphic document which can increase file size; must reimport images if changes made to original 1.03
A gradual change of color within a design component 1.03
Grids and Rulers
Measuring tools used to assist in the scaling, arranging, and spacing of design components 1.03
History Panel
Each time you apply a change to an image, the new state of that image is added to the panel, jump to any recent state of the image created during the current working session 1.03
Separating components of a design individually or into groups in order to make specific adjustments 1.03
Layers Panel
Lists all layers, layer groups, and layer effects in an image, you can use to show and hide layers, create new layers, and work with groups of layers 1.03
Linked Images
Are not contained in the file data, thus the link can be broken if the files are moved separately; keeps file size smaller and automatically updates image edits 1.03
Non-destructive editing technique, used to hide part of image 1.03
Non-Destructive Editing
Makes changes to the original photo that can always be reversed 1.03
Options Bar
Displays options for the currently selected tool 1.03
Smart Guides
Temporary snap-to guides that appear when you move objects; help you align, edit, and transform objects relative to other objects 1.03
Smart Objects
Converting a photo or graphic to a smart object allows it to be scaled, rotated, or warped 1.03
Stacking Order
The order in which the layers of an image are organized 1.03
Tools Panel
Contains tools for creating and editing images, artwork, page elements, related tools are grouped together 1.03