First Book Spreads

mickyates Book Design, Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek7, Ideas, Photography, Practice, Project Development, Publishing, Unfinished Stories Leave a Comment

The content of the book is coming along, and Vicky has been doing some design layouts, which look great. This evening, she created a series of page spreads with the latest content. Nice use of colour and black and white, new images and archive material. They are far from final (graphics need updating for example), but I am very pleased …

Book Page Dimensions

mickyates Book Design, Critical Research Journal, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek5, Photography, Project Development Leave a Comment

I have just agreed terms with the printer in Cambodia. One aspect I am re-thinking a little is page dimensions. I need to creates something substantial, yet readable as there is going to be quite a lot of text. Comparing with books on the shelves in Cambodia, I feel that landscape format will make mine stand out. To cut the …