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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Portrait Photography – Webinar Recap
22 Aug 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Portrait Photography – Webinar Recap

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month, professional photographer Dan Milnor gives an overview of portrait photography with tools and tips to help you catch the personality of your subject and that perfect moment. If you missed our latest live webinar, don’t worry! We’ve got the entire thing recorded below. August: An Overview of Portrait...

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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │California
17 Jul 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │California

Notes on Photography is a blog series all about images. Each month, Daniel Milnor will revisit an old photograph and share his notes on what works within each shot, what he would do differently, and why. Image 3: El Mirage, California If you’ve seen a car commercial in the last twenty years, then you’ve most likely seen El Mirage Dry Lake near Los Angeles. El Mirage...

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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │Cusco
21 Jun 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │Cusco

Notes on Photography is a blog series all about images. Each month, Daniel Milnor will revisit an old photograph and share his notes on what works within each shot, what he would do differently, and why. Image 2: Cusco, Peru This was an image I made while teaching in Peru. The class was in the plaza in Cusco during Easter ceremonies. One of the things...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor & X-Rite: Color Management – Webinar Recap
13 Jun 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor & X-Rite: Color Management – Webinar Recap

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month we’re talking about how to navigate the variables between screen and print using X-Rite’s color management tools. If you missed our latest live webinar, don’t worry! We’ve got the entire thing recorded below. June: Color Management From Screen to Print The importance of color management About X-Rite and...

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Book Layout & Design Ideas │Layout 1
29 May 2018

Book Layout & Design Ideas │Layout 1

This blog series is designed to provide some basic book design ideas for your books, magazines, or ebooks. The spreads you see here, and the added notes, are not meant to be reflections of perfect book design or book layout, only a baseline from which to begin your own book journey. Layout 1.1 Here, I’ve run an image across the gutter, but not across the...

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Dan Milnor: Breaking the Rules with Layflat Paper
17 May 2018

Dan Milnor: Breaking the Rules with Layflat Paper

Dan Milnor’s photo books are, among many other things, a record of the people, places, and experiences that have shaped his career. Case-in-point is Peru—a strikingly beautiful photo book that doesn’t always stick to the traditional rules of photography. Here he talks to us about the thought process behind his design decisions and why a Layflat Photo Book can help photographers stand out from the...

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