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Welcome to the auto-typo-adbe-id wiki!

##Just A heads up!
This wiki has moved to a new location. The content here will not be updated further, all upcoming development & research will be done in this new repo.

This is the code repository for the FH-Potsdam ;-⟩ project week 2012/13 "Typography & Automation".

###EN Topic: Typography and Automation
The goal is to learn the basics of JavaScript for Adobe applications to apply this in automated layouts and generative art. Bring raw text into shape by rules.

The project begins with an introduction to JavaScript and how it works with InDesign, then project and idea development to follow in individual and group meetings. At the end there is a short group presentations.

  • Deep knowledge of Adobe InDesign CS4+
  • Mobile Computer
  • Interest in programming

Beginning Tuesday 2 October 10 am
Room 3.16

###DE Thema: Typografie und Automation
Ziel ist es die Grundlagen von JavaScript für Adobe Anwendungen zu erlernen, um diese in automatisierten Layouts und generativer Gestaltung anzuwenden. Anhand von Regeln soll roher Text in Form gebracht werden.

Das Projekt beginnt mit einer Einführung in Javascript und wie es mit InDesign zusammenarbeitet, dann folgen Projekt- und Ideenentwicklung in Einzel- und Gruppenbesprechungen. Zum Abschluss gibt es ein kurze Gruppenpräsentationen.


  • Sicherer Umgang mit Adobe InDesign CS4+
  • Mobiler Computer
  • Interesse an Programmierung

Beginn Dienstag 2. Oktober 10 Uhr
Raum 3.16

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