I’ve just started my final semester of university. This is it. Everything I’ve been working for over the last three years all comes down to these few months. Not only the heaviest grade weighting but packing a hefty mental strain, the final semester project is the one.
Design for printed collateral should therefore be very carefully thought out before investing a dime in printing.
In our careers as Graphic Designers, in whatever subcategory we find ourselves, we are in a constant struggle with the industry that allows a large amount of amateur activity within its ranks.
Through from school to college and later university it has become clear to me how the respect for student designers is on a decline. I find that the harder students work to become the best the harder companies work to steal or obtain their ideas.
In this article we will be focusing on Photoshop and Illustrator file organizing and saving practices. The following are pretty basic guidelines on how to save files properly, and how to organize and keep track of important data and design elements.