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Working with Images

NOTE: I am planning to do a lot more here using also work on Photobooks and Manuals I do for work. Linked to the discussion on grids and layout. Linking back also to the work on Fanzines in Part 1. The type of book will in many respects determine the sort of images and also […]

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3: Principles 4: Materials and Process Images Printing To Do

Image Resolution

Pixels and vector graphics There are two distinct ways in which your computer stores visual information digitally: you can have either pixel images or vector graphics. If you take a magnifying glass to any computer screen you will see that it is made up of tiny squares or dots. These are the smallest single components […]

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3: Principles 5: Production Alphabet Images Typography

Concrete poetry

Source: edited from Wikipedia. References to be followed up and expanded as part of my exploration of experimental typography. Google images You Tube Concrete, pattern, or shape poetry is an arrangement of linguistic elements in which the typographical effect is more important in conveying meaning than verbal significance. As such, concrete poetry relates more to […]

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2: Form and Function 3: Principles Approaches Design Grid Images Inspiration To Do Typography

David Carson

David Carson (born September 8, 1954) is an American graphic designer, art director and surfer. He is best known for his innovative magazine design, and use of experimental typography. He worked as a sociology teacher and professional surfer in the late 1970s. From 1982 to 1987, Carson worked as a teacher in Torrey Pines High School in […]

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Wendy Ewald

Pedagogy of Hope Wendy Ewald’s work is directed toward “helping children to see” and using the “camera as a tool for expression.” Starting as documentary investigations of places and communities, Ewald’s projects probe questions of identity and cultural differences. Over thirty eight years she has collaborated in art projects with children, families, women, and teachers […]

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Marcus Bleasdale

Marcus Bleasdale (born 1968) is a photojournalist, born in the UK to an Irish family. He spent over eight years covering the brutal conflict within the borders of the Democratic Republic of Congo and has worked in many other places. Much of his work is linked to fundraising for aid and human rights agencies and […]