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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 – Daniel Milnor
29 May 2018

Book Layout & Design Ideas – Daniel Milnor

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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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography | Llamadas
10 May 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography | Llamadas

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 1: Llamadas, Uruguay, 2012 What worked? Layering This image was shot with a 50mm at about f/4 or f/4.5. The background was too busy, and there were too...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Preserving & Documenting Through Photography
08 May 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Preserving & Documenting Through Photography

What’s the secret to capturing a photograph that takes you back to a moment in time? How can a single image capture not only sights, but also the sounds, smells, and feelings of a place? We asked photographer Daniel Milnor for his tips on preserving and documenting moments through photography. 01 What’s the best way to capture memorable moments? Truly capturing moments requires a certain...

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How to Make a Professional Book – 10 Top Tips
01 May 2018

How to Make a Professional Book – 10 Top Tips

Getting started on a book project can be daunting. You want to create a beautiful book and end up with a professional-looking result. Here are 10 tips from Blurb’s very own professional photographer-at-large and accomplished book-maker, Dan Milnor, that, if followed, will make for a successful, professional book. 1. What is it? What is the purpose of your book? Is it a photo book, will there...

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