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Desktop Publishing - Skating Brochure

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Desktop Publishing - Skating Brochure The Manager a new skate park in Preston Mr. Daniel's (Preston Skate Park) has asked me to produce a brochure for the new release of the park to attract as much publicity as possible to hand out around Preston this will include prices, opening hours and information about the park e.g. location. Before this idea he used to just put a few posters up displaying the information. To produce this poster the manger used to just design the posters by hand and photocopy them. This is one manual way of designing the poster the new way will look better\professional and will be a lot easier to produce. There are a number of possible methods of solving this problem. I could use page plus, Coral Draw, Paint or Microsoft Publisher these are all very good desktop publishing programs. ...read more.

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All so I may use internet explorer (web browser) to gather more information and pictures. I will also be using camera\scanner to get picture of the skaters. Analyse I have decided to use Microsoft Publisher to solve the problem that the manager of Preston Skate Park. This will allow me to solve all of the problems set in the identify section. Other software and hardware that I will include: Software Reason Paint Shop Pro To alter some of the images downloaded from the net, taken from clipart, to alter photographs and create my own camera software To transfer the images from the camera onto disk Internet Explorer The internet browser that I will use @ school/home to get information on the show and collect various images Scanner Software To scan images of skaters Hardware Reason Fuji Finepix 2600 To take pictures of the console and pads Canon CanoScan To scan images from magazines ...read more.

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* Crop all images used to size needed Output The main output will be a 4-side brochure. I will print out an example of the brochure for the manager to check. Backup/Security Since the majority of the work will be done at school where the work will be saved on the school network. This means that the work will be backed up every night. During a lesson I will save my work regularly just in case the power fails or if there's a problem with the computer. Once the presentation has been installed, the computer that runs the program is locked away so that no one can alter the programme. At the skate park I doubt the computers will all be linked up to a main server like at school. So to ensure the data is safe they will have to be regally backed up to cdrw/dvdrw or zip drive to ensure the data is safe. ...read more.

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