Designing and Prototyping Better user Experiences with XD
Your brain is biased and subconsciously fills in details. Your instincts are often unique, forged by a lifetime of experiences.
A prototype's raison d'etre is gut reactions and discussion stimulations.
Design is the theory of experience
- Exploration - Sketch quickly with few constraints.
- Communication - Quickly pitch important features and problems solved. Then critique but do not propose solutions.
- Validation - Use an outside source to verify solution's viability
Web and App Design Tips for Photoshop
Start quickly with Adobe Comp, use a shared library to import that work to Photoshop
Did you know? You can change the default font in Photoshop by changing the font with no files open.
Responsive Design Beyond Our Devices
Move away from pages and page layouts to patterns
Create a network of content for any and all screen sizes
Design the priority and not the layout
The Most Out of Lightroom
Everything is non-destructive
You can edit a smart preview without the actual photo on local / cloud storage
Organize by collections and not folders, the images can live wherever they like on the hard drive but be in one collection.
HDR can be accomplished with only two images