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Design and typography

Sally Hughes

Design and typography

in easy steps

by Sally Hughes

  • 207 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Computer Step in Southam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer drawing.,
  • Desktop publishing.,
  • Web sites -- Design.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSally Hughes.
    SeriesIn easy steps
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16371556M
    ISBN 101840780045

    17 hours ago  I did a lot of experiments in Photoshop to get the effects on the typography right, and I probably did + variants of the covers before I arrived at a coherent system. The Textile Paintings grew out of an assignment to design a one-inch-tall poster and then recreate the poster at 50 inches tall. I decided to sew the poster because I wanted to. This is the impact of the book’s layout (sometimes called typesetting or interior design). Book layout is one of those things that most people never notice unless it’s wrong. Despite how simple it seems (or perhaps because of it), book layout is one of the major factors that separates amateurish books from professional ones.

      Pracha is a graphic designer, known for his work with advertising agency SC Matchbox as well as contributions to the field of typographic design. Among his numerous writings on design and culture, his book and exhibit, 10 Faces of Thai Type and the Nation, helped establish the historical narrative of Thai typography. Typography is one of the most vital elements on your front and back cover. Your genre should be immediately recognizable by the font used on your cover, even if the rest is just an immaculate white background. Typography plays an even more important role in your book’s interior design, especially for print editions. The choice of fonts and.

    The Public Domain Review is registered in the UK as a Community Interest Company (#), a category of company which exists primarily to benefit a community or with a view to pursuing a social purpose, with all profits having to be used for this purpose. — Andy Clarke, author of Hardboiled Web Design. To say this is “The Elements of Typographic Style” for the Web would be inadequate: it is more informative, less snarky, and equally timeless as Bringhurst’s book. Web Typography is the most comprehensive, understandable, and eloquent introduction to typographic design that I have ever read.


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