It’s been a while since I posted links to iStock articles. Sorry for the delay! We’ve covered some great topics over the past couple of months:
Clearly Labelled: A plea from a less-than-savvy Illustrator user. Organize your layers, group shapes, and label things clearly. Clients will love you for it!
Illustration Basics: A walk through of the files included in a vector download from iStockphoto.com.
Smart Objects: Working with Smart Objects in Illustrator and Photoshop.
Reference: Your guide to iStockphoto’s policies regarding derivative artwork and reference material.
Successful Silhouettes: Examples of common problems with silhouette submissions.
Transparencies: How to fake a transparent look when working around the AI8 EPS file format
Vectors for the Web: Prepping vector files for use online.
Importing Illustrator Files into Flash: Great tips and tricks for achieving the best results moving your vectors into Flash.