Monthly Archives: September 2016

LA – Design of Layout in InDesign

The last Learning Activity for these weeks was to design a 4-page brochure for a fictitious travel agent using InDesign. I chose to do a brochure for a travel agent who makes trips to Santorini, Greece. The brochure should be … Continue reading

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LA – Layout, Pace and contrast (week 9&10)

The fourth task was to compare the design (in terms of pace and contrast) of an online magazine, blog or website to that of a printed magazine, book or journal. I chose http://www.elle.com as an online magazine. In this online magazine … Continue reading

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LA – Basic Principles of Layout (week9&10)

The thirst task for these weeks was to chose a magazine, newspaper or a book including both text and image. I found a Monocle magazine, and placed tracing paper over the top of it’s the three spreads. Then I traced … Continue reading

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LA – Layout, Symmetry/asymmetry (week9&10)

The second assignment was about symmetry and asymmetry. We had to draw one or two squares or rectangles in one empty square to achieve the following visual effects. The rectangles and squares could interact with each other to make the balance or imbalance … Continue reading

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LA – Layout, Form and space (week 9&10)

These two weeks are about layout, composition, form and space, symmetry and asymmetry. The first assignment was about the form and space. “In learning create meaningful compositions, it is important to understand the role of visual perception (the way our … Continue reading

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LA -Exposure Basics Part 2 (week 8)

Like said in the earlier post, in Exposure Basics Part 1, I don’t have the exactly right Great Snapshots to Great Shots book for my Nikon D300 camera. But we found a good choice close enough to cover the options … Continue reading

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MA 03 – Illustration

Katy Perry called me and wanted me to make a poster for her song “Roar”. It was an interesting and challenging task while the target group nor the music wasn’t too familiar to me. To make the poster we had … Continue reading

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