Creative Cloud User Group - San Jose

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Events - Adobe Creative Cloud User Group - San Jose Adobe Photoshop: Compositing Techniques with Jesús Ramirez - Nov 6

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I am pleased to welcome Jesús Ramirez as our guest speaker for this meeting. 

Jesús Ramirez is an Adobe Community Professional and an online digital graphics educator, specializing in Adobe Photoshop. His content can be seen through YouTube, and on many other design and photography related websites. Currently his YouTube channel has over 70,000 subscribers and over 2,000,000 views.

Live in person at Adobe San Jose, and broadcast live online via Adobe Connect. (I will record the session and post the link as a comment on this page.) LOG IN AS A GUEST USING YOUR OWN NAME:

http://experts.adobec...

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Agenda:

6:00 - 6:30 pm -- Snacks and networking

6:30 - 8:00 pm -- Jesus' presentation

8:00 - 8:30 pm -- Q&A, raffles (including one year of Adobe Creative Cloud)

This meeting is free, and I am raffling off a one-year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud. Raffle tickets are sold at the door and are $5. Other prizes include T-shirts, training DVDs and books.

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What Jesús will cover:

• Making great selections

• Realistic shadows

• Matching perspective

• Atmospheric perspective

• Realistic Reflections

• Color matching

• And More!

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PARKING AND ENTRY -- PLEASE READ:

FREE PARKING at the Adobe Garages -- you MUST provide  your first and last name for Adobe Security. Parking garages (two of them) are located at the corner of Park Avenue and Almaden Boulevard, downtown San Jose. Our Adobe rep for the evening is Sarah Angeli -- you will need to provide this to the guard.

San Jose, CA - USA

Tuesday, December 2 at 6:00 PM

Attending: 122

Details: http://www.meetup.com/creativecloudsanjose/events/218052832/

Events - Adobe Creative Cloud User Group - San Jose Photowalk: Dickens Fair - Nov 2

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Let's do our yearly Dickens Fair photowalk -- this is ALWAYS a blast. I never miss it!

You don't have to dress up but I always do. I will bring my iPad and demo the new Adobe mobile apps while we are there.

Learn more about the event here.

Meeting at 10 am near the entrance. I will bring a red balloon so everyone can find me. PLEASE BE ON TIME. It gets crowded later in the day so let's be there at 10 when it opens.

More details to come ...


San Francisco, CA 94014 - USA

Saturday, December 6 at 10:00 AM

Attending: 21

Details: http://www.meetup.com/creativecloudsanjose/events/217071002/

Events - Adobe Creative Cloud User Group - San Jose Extending the Power of Illustrator with Astute Graphics - Nov 12

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This meeting is ONLINE ONLY, and is in conjunction with Creative Cloud Lovers

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We are delighted to present Carlos Garro as the speaker for this event. Carlos will demo the amazing Astute Graphics plug-ins for Illustrator, including MirrorMe and WidthScribe.

We will be raffling off plug-ins and other goodies online. Details to come ...

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Day and time of the event: log in here using your web browser and choose GUEST. Enter using your own name.

http://experts.adobec...

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Online, CA - USA

Tuesday, December 9 at 6:30 PM

Attending: 10

Details: http://www.meetup.com/creativecloudsanjose/events/218644031/

Upcoming Events

InDesign CS5 for Print and Production
Event posted on Jan 28, 2011 by SteveDolanACE

Title: InDesign CS5 for Print and Production
Date and Time: February 1, 2011 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM (GMT-8 Pacific Time US & Canada)

Address: 345 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95129 Adobe Headquarters
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Speakers:

Keynote speaker: our colleague and fellow CSUG-SJ member Pariah Burke, author or "Mastering InDesign CS5 for Print Design and Production"


Agenda:

RSVP to join us in person here: http://www.meetup.com/creativesuitesanjose/events/15803756/

 

Pariah will focus on InDesign CS5 and cover a bit of PDF production, as well. 
Learn these, and much more: 
• Proper image formats for print 
• CMYK vs. RGB workflow 
• Exporting to PDF for printing 
• Preflighting your documents 
• Bleed vs. Slug 
• Online collaboration with CS Review 
• Tips for creating print-ready InDesign documents that stay on budget

Watch ONLINE using this URL: 
http://experts.adobec...

We'll have book raffles and the usual networking opportunities. See you February 1!


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Link: JOIN US ONLINE HERE
Keywords: indesign, print, production, pdf, pariah burke, steve dolan, sally cox, san jose, Adobe HQ, Park,

Illustrator Meeting 2
Event posted on Aug 15, 2010 by SteveDolanACE

Title: Illustrator Meeting
Date and Time: September 7, 2010 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM (GMT-8 Pacific Time US & Canada)

Address: 345 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95129
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Agenda:
We'll be sharing some of our tips to get the most out of the features, by working with real-world projects. If you have project suggestions you would like to see us tackle, we want to hear from you!
We need a sponsor for our September meeting! We want to be able to provide food for our members, but we can't do it alone. We need someone to step up and offer to buy pizza! Contact Steve or I directly if you are willing and able to do this, please!
Meeting will be broadcast live online via Adobe ConnectPro (http://bit.ly/95fjeO) and also recorded for members only.

We'll be sharing some of our tips to get the most out of the features, by working with real-world projects. If you have project suggestions you would like to see us tackle, we want to hear from you!

On our agenda: 
• print ads turned into web banners 
• simple logo creation with the ShapeBuilder Tool 
• creating vector art from sketches via Live Trace 
• drawing in perspective 
• quick tips for creating virtual goods


We need a sponsor for our September meeting! We want to be able to provide food for our members, but we can't do it alone. We need someone to step up and offer to buy pizza! Contact Steve or I directly if you are willing and able to do this, please!
Meeting will be broadcast live online via Adobe ConnectPro (http://bit.ly/95fjeO) and also recorded for members only.


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Link: VIEW THE RECORDING OF THIS MEETING HERE

Building Mobile Applications with jQuery
Event posted on Aug 22, 2010 by SteveDolanACE

Title: Building Mobile Applications with jQuery
Date and Time: October 5, 2010 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM (GMT-8 Pacific Time US & Canada)

Address: 345 Park Ave, San Jose, CA
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Call-in Details: This meeting is a preview to Sid Maestre's Adobe MAX 2010 session so it will not be broadcast online or recorded
Speakers:

Sidney Maestre

Sid Maestre has been designing and developing web applications since 1998.  His passion for cutting-edge technology led him into Rich Internet Application and now into mobile development.

Sid spent many years consulting with startups, building both ColdFusion and Flash based applications.  Recently, Sid founded Crush It Mobile, focused on mobile apps in the conference space.  

Sid’s community involvement includes managing the Bay Area ColdFusion User Group, organizing the first ColdFusion DevCamp in 2009, and speaking at 360|Flex San Jose in 2010.


Sidney Maestre - Web Developer - design over matter http://www.designovermatter.com/


Agenda:
Building Mobile Applications with jQuery
Learn how to use HTML, CSS, and jQuery to build mobile applications you can deliver across multiple devices. In this lab, we'll cover jQuery basics and incorporate the jQTouch plug-in to manage navigation, touch events, animation, and skinning. Techniques for client-side data storage and data caching will also be covered. 
Skill Level : Intermediate
Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript 
Requirements
Your own laptop
Safari Browser 
HTML Editor (I'll be using Dreamweaver CS 5)
About the Speaker
Sid Maestre has been designing and developing web applications since 1998.  His passion for cutting-edge technology led him into Rich Internet Application and now into mobile development.
Sid spent many years consulting with startups, building both ColdFusion and Flash based applications.  Recently, Sid founded Crush It Mobile, focused on mobile apps in the conference space.  
Sid’s community involvement includes managing the Bay Area ColdFusion User Group, organizing the first ColdFusion DevCamp in 2009, and speaking at 360|Flex San Jose in 2010.
Sidney Maestre
Web Developer
design over matter
http://www.designovermatter.com/

This meeting is a preview to Sid Maestre's Adobe MAX 2010 session so it will not be broadcast online or recorded

Learn how to use HTML, CSS, and jQuery to build mobile applications you can deliver across multiple devices. In this lab, we'll cover jQuery basics and incorporate the jQTouch plug-in to manage navigation, touch events, animation, and skinning. Techniques for client-side data storage and data caching will also be covered. 


Skill Level: Intermediate Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript 

Requirements: Your own laptop, Safari Browser, HTML Editor (I'll be using Dreamweaver CS5)

About the Speaker: Sid Maestre has been designing and developing web applications since 1998.  His passion for cutting-edge technology led him into Rich Internet Application and now into mobile development.

Sid spent many years consulting with startups, building both ColdFusion and Flash based applications.  Recently, Sid founded Crush It Mobile, focused on mobile apps in the conference space. Sid’s community involvement includes managing the Bay Area ColdFusion User Group, organizing the first ColdFusion DevCamp in 2009, and speaking at 360|Flex San Jose in 2010.

http://www.designovermatter.com/

RSVP for the in-person only meeting at www.creativesuitesanjose.com


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