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Editing by Design: For Designers, Art Directors, and Editors: The Classic Guide to Winning Readers

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This completely updated edition of an industry classic shows a new generation of editors and designers how to make their publications sing! Readers will find a treasury of practical tips for helping story and design reinforce each other and create powerful pages that are irresistible to readers. Brimming with hundreds of illustrations, Editing by Design presents proven solutions to such design issues as columns and grids, margins, spacing, captions, covers and color, type, page symmetry, and much more. A must-have resource for designers, writers, and art directors looking to give their work visual flair and a competitive edge!

• Explains sophisticated concepts in

simple words and pictures

• A perfect desk reference for every kind of publishing medium

• Vast audience, with equal appeal to designers, writers, publishers, teachers, and students

Book News Annotation:

White, a communications design consultant and former art director of , shows how collaboration between editors and designers can achieve maximum creative impact. Hand-drawn b&w examples illustrate practical tips for combining content and form in print publications, in chapters on the multi-page medium, space, columns and grids, margins, contrast, symmetry and asymmetry, text type, pictures and diagrams, covers and contents pages, and color. A glossary and a question-and-answer section are included.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This completely updated edition of an industry classic shows a new generation of editors and designers how to make their publications sing! Readers will find a treasury of practical tips for helping story and design reinforce each other and create powerful pages that are irresistible to readers. Brimming with hundreds of illustrations, Editing by Design presents proven solutions to such design issues as columns and grids, margins, spacing, captions, covers and color, type, page symmetry, and much more. A must-have resource for designers, writers, and art directors looking to give their work visual flair and a competitive edge!• Explains sophisticated concepts insimple words and pictures • A perfect desk reference for every kind of publishing medium • Vast audience, with equal appeal to designers, writers, publishers, teachers, and students

About the Author

Jan V. White is an award-winning graphic designer and communication design consultant with over 50 years of experience. The author of 12 books on visual techniques in publishing, he lives in Westport, CT.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781581153026
Author:
White, Jan V
Publisher:
Allworth Press
Author:
White, Jan
Author:
White, Jan V.
Location:
New York
Subject:
Editing & Proofreading
Subject:
Typography
Subject:
Layout (printing)
Subject:
Editing
Subject:
Magazine design
Subject:
Graphic design
Subject:
Layout
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Typography
Subject:
Graphic design (Typography)
Subject:
Design - Book
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
22
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
50 COLOR AND 525 BandW ILLUS
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 x 0.8 in 1.5 lb

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This completely updated edition of an industry classic shows a new generation of editors and designers how to make their publications sing! Readers will find a treasury of practical tips for helping story and design reinforce each other and create powerful pages that are irresistible to readers. Brimming with hundreds of illustrations, Editing by Design presents proven solutions to such design issues as columns and grids, margins, spacing, captions, covers and color, type, page symmetry, and much more. A must-have resource for designers, writers, and art directors looking to give their work visual flair and a competitive edge!• Explains sophisticated concepts insimple words and pictures • A perfect desk reference for every kind of publishing medium • Vast audience, with equal appeal to designers, writers, publishers, teachers, and students
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