The layout of the journal Travel Photography


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The layout of the journal

Now that you got your stuff edited, you're ready to start on the layout and output process in getting your actual final book made. If you're working on a journal that has text in it, you do have some layout chores to do. One of the reasons I choose Day One, as a journaling application is that it does the layout for me. I just hit a button and it spits out a PDF, that's completely laid out and it's beautiful. They do a great job. It gets my images in there, the text, it puts my location data, any weather that it's pulled up and it gives me a very nice layout. The PDF is ready to go. As long as my images have been adjusted properly.

And this is possibly the most tricky part of the entire bookmaking process. You're going to have to really skew your images to a level of brightness that probably is going to look wrong to you. But that's because, in my experience, the dot gain on the presses that these book printing services, Lulu, HP MagCloud, Blurb, they all go really dark. Becaus...

The layout of the journal
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The layout of the journal provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Ben Long as part of the Travel Photography: Geologging and Journaling on the Road

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