Graphic design

House first sale doctrine hearing written testimony: Graphic Artists Guild, Owners’ Rights Initiative

By Chris Meadows
June 3, 2014 // 4 Comments

Previously in this series: House first sale doctrine hearing written testimony: John Wiley & Sons, ReDigi Here are two more documents from yesterday’s first sale hearing. Like yesterday’s [...]

Weekend Roundup: Cover designs for books that don't exist, how to write the perfect post, and more

By Dan Eldridge
July 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

Cover designs for books that don’t exist (but should) io9 As part of his Masters of Branding study at the School of Visual Arts, Tyler Adam Smith is creating 100 covers for books that should [...]

Design Observer Announces the 50 Best Book Cover Designs of 2012

By libertyc
July 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

Design Observer, a highly-regarded graphic design website operated by The Design Observer Group, has just announced “the winners of the 2012 Fifty Books/Fifty Covers show, organized by Design [...]

Zombie apocalypse book a failure in e-book formatting

By libertyc
June 24, 2012 // 0 Comments

I found an article on BoingBoing the other day, about a zombie novel laid out in the form of a collection of found notes and letters that trace the rise of the epidemic and subsequent invasion. Mark [...]

What is to become of the book cover in the age of the e-book?

By libertyc
May 30, 2012 // 3 Comments

Craig Mod, a writer and designer who was part of the original Flipboard app design team, has written a very interesting discussion of what book covers were originally meant to do, and what to do with [...]

iPad typography leaves something to be desired, says The FontFeed

By libertyc
April 9, 2010 // 0 Comments

Stephen Coles at The FontFeed has an article about what the iPad is missing. As you might guess from the name of the website, it is about the iPad’s typography and font selections. Coles dislikes [...]

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