Forms, Folds and Sizes, Second Edition

All the Details Graphic Designers Need to Know But Can Never Find

Author: Aaris Sherin,Poppy Evans

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 9781616736545


Page: 336

View: 4689


It's tough to remember all the minute details of packaging standards and conversions when you are a designer juggling varied projects. With" Forms, Folds & Sizes - Revised," you can just look them up! Including updated information and new topics, this" "handbook provides designers with all the little details that can make or break a design, such as how much space to leave in the gutter when designing barrel folds, how to layout a template for a box and the ratios of each part, metric conversion charts, and standard envelope sizes in the USA, Europe, Canada and Asia. Featuring new topics such as sustainable design, web design, and grid design basics, "Forms, Folds & Sizes - Revised "is the one resource to turn to for answers to everything from folds and bindings to paper, imaging and much, much more!

Professional Issues & Legal Rights

for Graphic Artists

Author: The Graphic Artists Guild

Publisher: The Graphic Artists Guild

ISBN: 0932102212

Category: Education

Page: 150

View: 4769


Professional Issues & Legal Rights for Graphic Artists covers the often confusing issues that both self-employed and staff graphic artists encounter in the course of doing work for clients or marketing and selling their own work. Chapter 1 – Legal Rights and Issues Learn how to protect and register your own work as well as how to avoid infringing the rights of other visual artists. U.S. copyright law is compared and contrasted with Canadian copyright law. Also covered are trademark and trade dress protection and how the law defines moral rights, fair practice, and work-for-hire. Chapter 2 – Professional Issues includes sales tax, deductibility of artwork, employment issues, cancellation and rejection fees, working on speculation, and art competitions. Chapter 3 – Technology Issues discusses how technology has impacted the graphic arts profession, especially how it has influenced professional practices, pricing, artists' health, and the labor market. Chapter 4 – Resources & References Books, publications, professional and legal organizations, websites, national conferences and trade shows that will help you continue to learn and grow as a professional. Appendix – Contracts and Forms Link to downloadable model contracts and forms that you can modify for your own use.

Design Elements, Color Fundamentals

A Graphic Style Manual for Understanding How Color Affects Design

Author: Aaris Sherin

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 161058189X

Category: Design

Page: 160

View: 8502


Color is an integral part of any design solution. Design Elements, Color Fundamentals is an essential resource for designers who want to create memorable design and successfully communicate with their audience. It is the second book in Rockport's Design Elements series, which focuses on the core elements of design. With this book, designers will: —Learn how to effectively communicate with color and integrate color with type and image to affect meaning and create order —See how known pairings and selection methods can be used in real-world projects —Explore hundreds of visual examples, illustrating how effective color combinations can be applied to any project, across media, and in diverse, cultural, and geographic situations —Realize the basic tenets of color theory as it is broken down into clear and actionable directives —Uncover tips and techniques for using color in client-based design work Discover the basic rules for working with color as well as when it's OK to break the rules with Design Elements, Color Fundamentals!

Complete Folding Kayaker, Second Edition

Author: Ralph Diaz

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071435743

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 256

View: 3915


"An encyclopedia of invaluable knowledge."--Canoe & Kayak Folding kayaks are the only seaworthy boats you can store in the corner of a small closet and carry to the bay, lake, river, or ocean of your choice. Ralph Díaz, editor and publisher of the Folding Kayaker newsletter for more than ten years, has used and worked on nearly all of the folding kayak models available and knows all the ins and outs of choosing, assembling, paddling, traveling, modifying, and maintaining them. The Complete Folding Kayaker, the first guide to choosing, using, and enjoying this most liberating of personal watercraft, is now updated with more boat reviews, more modification tips from readers of Folding Kayaker, and a new chapter on assembly. So pack your kayak for your next adventure on the water! "Indispensable."--Atlantic Coastal Kayaker "Ralph has written, quite literally, the folding kayaker's bible."--Robert Huszar, ANorAK "An essential resource for anyone interested in buying a foldable."--Outdoor Traveler "This book is the one to get if you want to find out about folding kayaks."--Cape Codder

CMDT 2017 eBook ValPak: CMDT 2017 and Study Guide, Second Edition

Author: Maxine A. Papadakis,Stephen J. McPhee,Nathaniel Gleason,Gene R. Quinn

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 126001133X

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 3057


SAVE WHEN YOU BUY THE CMDT VALUE PACK – AND TAP INTO THE EXPERTISE OF THE #1 ANNUAL BOOK IN INTERNAL MEDICINE! This dollar-saving package includes: CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2017 CMDT is the most successful annual book covering the field of internal medicine and has been acclaimed for its comprehensive coverage of current inpatient and outpatient care, diagnostic tools relevant to day-to-day practice, and full review of all primary care topics. In addition to its use as a reference text, CMDT is outstanding as a core clinical textbook for medical students and nurse practitioner and physician assistant students to study for a variety of exams in a variety of medical and health-related markets. CURRENT Medical Diagnosis & Treatment Study Guide, 2nd edition The study guide is organized according the Core Curriculum of the Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine. The 30+ core topics include essentials conditions, presentations, and diseases seen by general practitioners in the inpatient and outpatient setting. The Second Edition study guide has been extensively updated and covers the essential issues a third-year medical student must know for the clerkship shelf exam in Internal Medicine. The study guide utilizes content from CMDT, Quick Answers, and LANGE Pathophysiology of Disease to provide case-based content that tests key concepts in clinical reasoning, clinical problem-solving, and recognition of essential clinical facts. Each topic includes: • Learning Objectives • An expanded list of questions to evoke case analysis • Detailed discussion of Signs and Symptoms, Lab Findings, Imaging Studies, Medications. • Discussions of Therapeutic Procedures and Outcomes (eg, Follow up and Complications) • References for each topic