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Dive Deeper – The Latest Apps from Focal Press

Focal Press is dedicated to giving you access to leading-edge expert knowledge, techniques, and tools that allow you to create without limitation.

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  1. Interactive Titles on Inkling

    Six titles have been rebuilt for the iPad and iPhone platform so you can truly interact with our content.

  2. Photoshop Elements

    Whether you're new to Elements or a seasoned pro, we have the resources you need.

  3. Photoshop

    New books and videos from Martin Evening, Mark Galer and Steve Caplin! And a new series edited by Katrin Eismann!

  4. After Effects

    Our AE site features videos, tutorials, chapter samples, articles and much more.

  5. Traditional Animation

    New traditional techniques for your animation toolkit!

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