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Digital Design Final- Illustrator

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Control Z
undo last operation
Control A
select all
Control N
new document
Path
(or object) any individual shape that is created in illustrator. The path can be opened or closed
Anchor Point
a point that joins two segments of a path
Select
Only selected objects can be modified. When a whole object is selected, its anchor points are solid (not hallow)
Direct-selection tool
selects only a certain anchor point or parts of
Stroke
The color that is applied to the edge of the path of an object
Fill
A color, pattern, or gradient that is applied to the inside of an object
RGB
used for graphics and web-safe colors. Filters can only be used in this format or color mode.
Art Board
a printable space where your artwork is created.
Layers
this allows you to work, edit, and organize you artwork (a lot of units stacked); editable units
unite command
using pathfinder, this command combines two or objects
water mark
will be present in any copy or print out and will be digitized
Control L
adjusting levels
crop
will resize a portion of the photo you want to use, cutting out parts of the photograph will make a better image
hue
the wavelength of light that gives a color its name
histogram
shows the tones of a photograph black (shadows), white (highlights), and gray (mid-tones) or known as gamma
CMYK
used for processing ; used for print