O is for ... Design Terms GlossaryNon-designers Essential Glossary of Design Terms
Every industry, business and profession has its own language and that language can leave you feeling confused and result in lots of misunderstandings. We thought you might find our Design Terms Glossary useful whether you are using the training in our Members’ section or dealing with a graphic designer directly.
Using modern graphics programs it is easy to adjust the opacity of an image to achieve a variety of really interesting effects and layers.
It is also useful for ‘knocking back’ photographs to make them really pale and usable as a background for putting text on top of.