Intro to Fireworks

Skills Covered:
Macromedia Fireworks
Image Size
Crop Tool
Brightness and Contrast
Dodge and Burn

Although Flash is an incredibly versatile program, it does have limits. If you want to make detailed edits to a bitmap image, you will have to turn to a different piece of software - like Photoshop or Fireworks. I want to start with Fireworks, because it has a really quick learning curve.

For this project, let's work toward a photographic demonstration that looks something like this: