I was a freelance graphics
designer then, so I started to pixel peep on my shots, and explored more of my camera."
Although Microsoft is often viewed as having a master plan to lock customers in and lock rivals out, the suite was rumoured to have been prompted in part by Lotus's plans for SmartSuite, a rival collection that was to blend the 1-2-3 spreadsheet with the Ami word processor Freelance Graphics
presentations program, Approach database and cc:Mail client.
Dunmore, now a freelance graphics
designer, based in Ellesmere Port, says: 'As an exercise for my first year graphics course work module I put the images together on a computer graphic.
My preferred choice is to make most of my slides with Lotus Freelance Graphics
. The two competitive products, PP and Freelance, evolved side by side, but mediocrity won and when IBM bought out Lotus, Freelance was relegated to history.
While some graphics-specific software packages exist (e.g., Freelance Graphics
and Harvard Graphics), most CPA firms and many accounting departments may only have access to a basic spreadsheet package - e.g., Lotus, Excel, or Quattro Pro.
Pierce uses an older version of Lotus Freelance Graphics
to make his presentations, but he plans to upgrade to newer software to take advantage of its ability to show video.
The category includes Freelance Graphics
, Harvard Graphics, PowerPoint and Presentations.
Mainstream presentation packages such as Microsoft PowerPoint, Lotus Freelance Graphics
or Harvard Graphics may fit well for the presenter striving for a polished look.
After deciding in 1990 to formalize her freelance graphics
design business, Cynthia R.
Ami Pro has, probably, the most accessible style-formatting system among word processing programs, and Freelance Graphics
is most user-friendly in how it transforms Ami Pro outlines into slides for a presentation.
Lisa Greene is a freelance graphics
designer from Long Island, New York.