365 Days of London
By May Lee Weernink
A photographic record of my first year in London, taking one photo every day.
About the Author
Publish Date April 09, 2013
Dimensions Standard Landscape 146 pgs
Hi Edwin,Thanks for your lovely comment! I'm glad you liked the book, it was a tough one to put together. I used 100% Adobe InDesign to make this book. It's my first project using InDesign, which has a Blurb plug-in that creates blank page templates with trim guidelines so you can create your own page layouts. Much more flexible but a lot of training required! I got a subscription to lynda.com and followed a number of their InDesign video tutorial courses to learn the ropes. I can highly recommend them.I borrowed some design elements from the EasyJet in-flight magazine - the film-strip type layout, which gives it a feeling of a time-series - combined with the look & feel of London Underground maps to give it a bit of relevance. Very satisfying once it's all done and printed! I had to print one for my mum as well, who lives back in NZ :)Your books look great too - all the best with your HK project!May Lee
posted at 06:44am Jul 24 PST
Hi May Lee,Stunning piece of work, your book "365 Days of London"! Great pictures and absolutely awesome design. I was so impressed. Your book totally inspired me ... I have lived 2 years in Hong Kong and I would love to make a similar account of my stay there like you did for your year in London.Quick question: what software did you use when designing your book?Greetz & keep clicking!Edwin
posted at 06:13am Jul 24 PST
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