Getting It Printed: How to Work With Printers and Graphic Imaging Services to Assure Quality, Stay on Schedule and Control Costs Getting It Printed 4th EditionHOW Books - Covering all of the topics that have made it a popular title for years, output and color whether they're independent, in-house or students, pricing and negotiating to trade customs and quality guidelines* Easy-to-follow explanations of the top printing processes and techniques* All of the information designers need to choose the right papers and inks for their projects * Hard-to-find knowledge about proofing, along with the latest developments in the industry, Getting It Printed features:* A comprehensive look at how to work with printers--everything from estimates, designers will want to have this book at hand.
Designers can save time, money and frustration with this essential guide to printing. It's the ultimate printing resource! .
Little Book of Big Packaging IdeasRockport Publishers - Unlike most packaging books, this volume is stuffed with content in a compact, portable, and easy-to-use format . The content covers inspiration, planning, process, design research, working with clients, and execution of some of the most effective packages on the market today. A volume "packed" with insight and ideasthe packaging industry is more competitive every day so creating a new package that is innovative, adds value, and makes a connection with the consumer is a challenge often met with limited success.
Dynamic and unusual package designs can really make a statement in overcrowded markets. What makes a package successful? How do designers find the inspiration and execute the designs that really work? This compendium of package design answers all that and more. Insight from top packaging designers worldwide is provided on pages that are packed with images of great designs.
Graphic Design Solutions by Landa,Robin. 2010,4th Edition. PaperbackWadsworth ,2010. 4th Edition - Graphic design Solutions Landa, Robin.
The All New Print Production HandbookWatson-Guptill - At every stage, a mass-produced magazine, a school newsletter, hands-on manual explores how and why to make print production decisions that will create a better final product, this practical, whether the project is a fine limited edition, or a soap wrapper. The complete quick-reference guide to every aspect of print production.
Print production is a key consideration at every step of the creative process, color management, to digital workflow, from concept, to file formats, font and image use, to post-production. Used book in Good Condition. Need to know about paper types? proofreading? platemaking? pricing? print processes? Packing? Any of hundreds of other topics? Here’s the complete one-volume resource that illuminates and illustrates these complex areas and many, many more, always placing the information in the context of wider movements within the industry and the emergence of new technologies.
The All New Print Production Handbook - The all new print production Handbook is the practical, incisive, authoritative handbook that reveals and explains every aspect of print production.
Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & StudentsPrinceton Architectural Press - The popular online companion to Thinking with Type www. Thinkingwithtype. Com has been revised to reflect the new material in the second edition. This revised edition includes forty-eight pages of new content, as well as information on captions, mixing typefaces, font licensing, lining and non-lining numerals, the use of ornaments and captions, including the latest information on style sheets for print and the web, the use of small caps and enlarged capitals, and hand lettering.
Thinking with type is a type book for everyone: designers, editors, students, writers, and anyone else who works with words. Thinking with type is the definitive guide to using typography in visual communication, from the printed page to the computer screen. Princeton Architectural Press. Used book in Good Condition.
Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students - Our all time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Throughout the book, visual examples show how to be inventive within systems of typographic form—what the rules are and how to break them.
From Design Into Print: Preparing Graphics and Text for Professional PrintingPeachpit Press - The editor of a college paper can’t figure out why all the pictures in the paper are jagged. This book will help you: choose the right desktop printer for your needs finally understand resolution Get the results you want from page-layout and image-editing applications Find the best stock images Know what to expect when RGB colors convert to CMYK Figure out your fonts Preflight your work Sound smart when talking to a print shop Used book in Good Condition.
You’ll learn all the necessary techniques, the terminology, and the rules of printing and when you can break them. Princeton Architectural Press. The copious information in From Design Into Print will have your designs looking as stunning in print as they do on your monitor. And a freelance designer is Chicago needs to bid on her first print job.
From Design Into Print: Preparing Graphics and Text for Professional Printing - She’ll tell you how to make your desktop printer behave, and will take the mystery out of dealing with print providers. An art director in seattle sends a file to the print shop, and they call him to say the job won’t print. Linescreen, and spreads: why didn’t they teach this stuff in design school? Sandee Cohen comes to the rescue, CMYK, spots, DPI, bleeds, RIPs, whether you’re producing your first newsletter or you’re an experienced graphic designer who needs to come up to speed on professional-level printing.
It’s like having your own production manager standing over your shoulder. A designer in new york creates a beautiful design but when she prints it the colors become muddy.
Graphic Design Thinking Design BriefsPrinceton Architectural Press - Graphic design thinking: how to define problems, and create Form explores a variety of informal techniques ranging from quick, seat-of-the-pants approaches to more formal research methods for stimulating fresh thinking, Get Ideas, and ultimately arriving at compelling and viable solutions. Creativity is more than an inborn talent; it is a hard-earned skill, and like any other skill, it improves with practice.
Princeton Architectural Press. Used book in Good Condition. Each method is explained with a brief narrative text followed by a variety of visual demonstrations and case studies. In the style with which author ellen has come to been known hands-on, up-close approach to instructional design writing brainstorming techniques are grouped around the three basic phases of the design process: defining the problem, inventing ideas, and creating form.
Graphic Design Thinking Design Briefs - . Also included are discussions with leading professionals, paula scher, Ivan Chermayeff, Steven Heller, Abott Miller, including Art Chantry, Christoph Niemann, and Martin Venezky, Jessica Helfand, about how they get ideas and what they do when the well runs dry. Princeton Architectural Press. The book is directed at working designers, design students, and anyone who wants to apply inventive thought patterns to everyday creative challenges.
Creative research methods include focus groups, interviewing, brand mapping, and co-design.
Type on Screen: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students Design BriefsPrinceton Architectural Press - Princeton Architectural Press. Type on screen is an essential design tool for anyone seeking clear and focused guidance about typography for the digital age. Princeton Architectural Press. The long awaited follow-up to our all-time bestseller Thinking with Type is here. Type on screen is the definitive guide to using classic typographic concepts of form and structure to make dynamic compositions for screen-based applications.
. Covering a broad range of technologies—from electronic publications and websites to videos and mobile devices—this hands-on primer presents the latest information available to help designers make critical creative decisions, how to apply principles of animation to text, including how to choose typefaces for the screen, functional text and navigation, how to style beautiful, and how to generate new forms and experiences with code-based operations.
Type on Screen: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students Design Briefs - Used book in Good Condition.
Production for Print Portfolio SkillsLaurence King Publishing - Princeton Architectural Press. This book gives graphic designers the confidence to do everything necessary to ensure trouble-free, high-qualityprintingto calibrate images; adjust trapping levels; and mix colors that wont print as something that is a complete surprise. Princeton Architectural Press. Used book in Good Condition.
Used book in Good Condition. It explains scanning and resolution, and discusses good and bad image formats, describing techniques to make images look good in print. There is advice on how to get accurate quotes from a printer, a checklist to use when sending a job to print, and a glossary of print production terms.
Forms, Folds and Sizes, Second Edition: All the Details Graphic Designers Need to Know but Can Never FindRockport Publishers - It’s tough to remember all the minute details of packaging standards and conversions when you are a designer juggling varied projects. Featuring new topics such as sustainable design, and grid design basics, Folds & Sizes – Revised is the one resource to turn to for answers to everything from folds and bindings to paper, imaging and much, web design, Forms, much more! Used book in Good Condition.
Princeton Architectural Press. Princeton Architectural Press. Used book in Good Condition. With forms, this handbook provides designers with all the little details that can make or break a design, Europe, metric conversion charts, how to layout a template for a box and the ratios of each part, Folds & Sizes – Revised, and standard envelope sizes in the USA, you can just look them up! Including updated information and new topics, such as how much space to leave in the gutter when designing barrel folds, Canada and Asia.