DTP


 
Lively discussions on the graphic arts and publishing — in print or on the web


Go Back   Desktop Publishing Forum > General Discussions > Print Design

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 01-03-2007, 01:03 PM   #1
hsannerh
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Norway
Posts: 1
Default Drop caps in Indesign

Hi all, forgive me if this has been answered, but I couldn't find it anywhere, I'm also new to Indesign.

I'm just curious about the drop caps in Indesign, is it possible to do like the first example in my attachment without manually setting first line -10 indent and the rest of the paragraph +10 indent, and then forcing a hard linebreak to reset the indent for the rest of the text ?

The old typographer in me cringes when I see the default result Indesign gives me.

Henning.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	initial.jpg
Views:	491
Size:	50.7 KB
ID:	803  
hsannerh is offline   Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Drop shadow in InDesign kkmo Print Design 6 03-31-2007 12:50 PM
Drop that cap marlene On Language & Literature 9 08-08-2006 06:48 AM
cAPS lOCK PeterArnel The Corner Pub 27 05-06-2006 01:30 AM
InDesignCS2 - Drop cap problem oldbunyip Print Design 3 04-27-2006 04:41 PM
HTML for small caps George Web Site Building & Maintenance 20 03-29-2005 06:15 PM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 05:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Contents copyright 2004–2014 Desktop Publishing Forum and its members.