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Adding bleed to InDesign documents

If an image or colour runs off a page in any direction it’s called bleed. We need bleed on a document so that when the guillotine blade cuts the print, it cuts through the excess image and leaves no white edges. 205 more words

Book Cover - 3rd Year BA English Assignment

As part of a unit entitled ‘Writing, Editing, and Publishing’ as part of my final year on my BA, a task was to create a book cover, blurb, biography, marketing plan and press release for an upcoming, fictional book. 104 more words


Learning Day By Day

After finishing my first week at this new internship, I have learned so much and can’t wait to learn more in these upcoming weeks!

Mostly I have been working in Adobe InDesign, and I’ve learned this week that keyboard shortcuts, saving, and packaging are probably the most important things to know when you are working in an Adobe program. 147 more words

Graphic Design

Final Installation - D4 Festa Christchurch

Final Design
The project was a hugh success. The design consisting of large fabrics, hung from top frames with 4X 10K projectors on 4 sides of the ‘cube.’ The projections were a combination of live animation from a camera in front of the cube, and contextual elements – movies from Christchurch’s past, its history and significant photos. 55 more words


Copyright Magazine Article

Grid structures are used to lay out documents that contain a number of elements such as text and graphics. Designers who work in editorial magazines apply their designs to an in-house grid design. 159 more words


Add text quickly and efficiently into an InDesign document

This 5 minute video shows you how to add text almost instantly to several pages in an InDesign document.  A few other shortcuts of working with large Word documents with styles, etc. 23 more words