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Visual Communication in Digital Design

Visual Communication in Digital Design by Ji Park
The art of visual communication is the arrangement of design elements in a way that is balanced, visually appealing and most importantly, effectively delivers its intended message to the target audience. This full-color tutorial serves as an introduction to understanding this art of visual communication and the creative process of design. The author presents the basic elements of design - line, shape, color, typography " placing these into a visual structure that always keeps in mind the audiences visual perception.
Visual Communication in Digital Design
Author: Ji Park
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Published by: YoungJin; Paperback; 218 pages; web rating: ; us ~ Department: Graphic Design, Web Graphics, Computers & Internet: Graphic Design: General, Computers & Internet: General, Paperback
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Grids: Creative Solutions for Graphic Design

Grids: Creative Solutions for Graphic Design by Lucienne Roberts
A grid well used makes all the difference between a flat layout, and one that has real flair and visual appeal. This practical book gives designers of all levels the inspiration and know-how to create great layouts. Exemplary designs are overprinted with their underlying grid, and detailed captions discuss how the designers have utilized the grid to provide structure, and add movement, flexibility, and impact to their design.
Grids: Creative Solutions for Graphic Design
Author: Lucienne Roberts
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Published by: Wiley; Paperback; 224 pages; web rating: ; us ~ Department: History & Criticism, Typography, Arts & Photography: Instructional & How-To: General, Paperback
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Adobe Type Library Reference Book

Adobe Type Library Reference Book
Choosing the right font can be one of the hardest parts of your job as a digital designer -- there are literally thousands to choose from. One of the largest and most respected collections of high-quality fonts is the Adobe Type Library, now available entirely in the cross-platform OpenType format, which promises to make font incompatibilities a thing of the past. Any designer who has struggled to find just the right typeface for a project will find this comprehensive reference an indispensable guide to Adobe's vast selection of over 2,200 typefaces. And a lot more!
Adobe Type Library Reference Book
Author: Adobe Systems Inc.
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Published by: Adobe Press; Paperback; 368 pages; web rating: 4.5; us ~ Department: Web Graphics, Software, Computers & Internet: Graphic Design: General, Computers & Internet: Software: General, Paperback
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Interior Design Visual Presentation: A Guide to Graphics, Models & Presentation Techniques

Interior Design Visual Presentation: A Guide to Graphics, Models & Presentation Techniques by Maureen Mitton
This unique resource focusing on the visual design and presentation skills of the interior designer, offers thorough, process-oriented coverage on the planning, layout, and design of interior building spaces, complete with a broad range of real-world examples. The author's accessible, how-to approach guides you through a variety of techniques for executing creative and successful design graphics, models, and presentations.
Interior Design Visual Presentation: A Guide to Graphics, Models & Presentation Techniques
Author: Maureen Mitton
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Published by: Wiley; Paperback; 272 pages; web rating: 5; us ~ Department: Professional & Technical: Architecture: General, Professional & Technical: Architecture: Interior Design: General, Home & Garden: Interior Design: General, Professional Reference, Graphic Design, Paperback
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Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery by Garr Reynolds
FOREWORD BY GUY KAWASAKI ... Presentation designer and internationally acclaimed communications expert Garr Reynolds, creator of the most popular Web site on presentation design and delivery on the net -- presentationzen.com -- shares his experience in a provocative mix of illumination, inspiration, education, and guidance that will change the way you think about making presentations with PowerPoint or Keynote.
Presentation Zen
Author: Garr Reynolds
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Published by: New Riders Press; Paperback; 240 pages; web rating: 5; us ~ Department: Communications, Running Meetings & Presentations, Programming, PowerPoint, Computers & Internet: Programming: Graphics & Multimedia: General, Computers & Internet: Software: Business: General, Computers & Internet: Graphic Design: General, Computers & Internet: General, Computers & Internet: Software: General, Paperback
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