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Photographs and maps of İstanbul, Efes, Pamukkale, and Kapadokya in Turkey documenting one couple's winter travels through the country.

Artfully designed in a manner inspired by the works of Barbara Hodgson and Nick Bantock.

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About the Author

Justin Williams
justfoo Seattle, WA, USA

Publish Date  April 04, 2010

Dimensions  Standard Landscape  36 pgs   Premium Paper, lustre finish

Category  Travel

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pinkandlilac

pinkandlilac says

I've been to Turkey in 1998 and when I see your book it brings back all the fantastic memories I have of this country. Your book is awesome. There are no words to say how much I have enjoyed looking at it. I will buy it.

posted at 08:03am Oct 30 PST

jducut

jducut says

My favorite book! An inspiration for my own feeble attempts at documenting my travel journeys. Thank you for your creativity. Travel more, please. I'm waiting to buy your next installment.

posted at 04:10pm Jan 10 PST

mmladenova

mmladenova says

I am so impressed!!! The book is just great ..

posted at 12:23pm Nov 09 PST

Tricia258

Tricia258 says

Congratulations on a brilliant book! I too am jealous and makes my efforts look very amateurish. Just about to process all our Turkey photos and decide on where to go from here!!

posted at 07:45am Oct 27 PST

harps

harps says

really well created book .. sir

posted at 12:08pm Aug 11 PST

justfoo

justfoo says

Hi RamblingMan,

Thanks for the comments! I'm glad you like it. I didn't use BookSmart at all in this. I took the photos and artwork and did the page layout and design using Adobe InDesign. Once I was completed, I exported that to PDFs (one for the cover and one for the interior) and uploaded that to Blurb.com.

Doing it this way let me have very precise control about every aspect of the layout - from the transparencies to the fonts to the picture placement to the 'hand-drawn' components, to the drop shadows, to the gradient feathers... all the things I wanted to be able to control that Booksmart didn't have detailed controls for.

posted at 09:49am Jul 26 PST

RamblingMan

RamblingMan says

great looking book guys - so the images are all done in adobe and then just dropped into booksmart ?

posted at 08:00am Jul 26 PST

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