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The perfect location shoot for a book cover!

I like to write romance novels and Dreamstime is the perfect location for me to look for potential book covers because I’m looking to publish independently. There are so many images that have potential for me that it took me six hours to choose the one I want to use for my first cover.But for me, what would a perfection location be for this type of photo? Personally, I would choose a small country town, with quaint old buildings and maybe one traffic light. A place where traffic isn’t an issue... continue reading

E-novel book covers

Most e-book authors are not rich and famous and need their covers to attract readers. A cover design must give a clue to the content without giving away something the author wants the readers to discover in the reading process. I avoid artsy-fartsy modeling poses. I pick key character traits of the hero and examine hundreds of pictures looking for one that will motivate a reader to buy because the photo depicts that core of the person the reader will find in the story. I want photos that show the... continue reading

Reading and using natural fabrics

 This photo was like somehow convey the natural components and environmental friendliness, the importance of what surrounds us in everyday everyday life. In addition, this should be considered with the mind, ie books that are also made from natural, renewable natural resources. But, about how much nature is important and what should be treated with care, do not forget. continue reading

Composition with a candle light lighting

Well ..It was a rainy night and i was studying on my table.Suddenly power cut off.I got a candle and light up it to get off the darkness.Actually the power cut was irritable and i was sitting doing exactly nothing in the candle light.Suddenly the DSLR on my table caught in my eyes and i was left with an idea of trying some shots in the candle light.1st i was trying to get some shots of candle ..But then suddenly the book infront of me,the pen and the specs caught my eyes .I got tried a compostion... continue reading

New complete coloring book: three little pigs

 My vector 3 little pigs in colors are going well so... Why do not make them a coloring book?And so, here you have: another complete project ready to print, 12 images.I hope kids will enjoy these cartoon vector illustrations.Good Coloring!  continue reading

WOW! Assignment

Hello everybody,Until now I have participated only once in a DT contest , with a single image (didn't win).This time i feel more inspired and i have two images on this wow assignment contest. I hope i will have more inspiration to do a few more pictures on this topic by the end of the contest.Tell me what you think so far:   and    continue reading

Book Cover Design - How to choose and use images

When starting thinking about creating a book cover design, a great place to begin is by going online and looking at covers of books from the same genre as the one you are designing for.Amazon is an excellent place to do this. Look at the covers of the top-selling books in the categories your book will be in. what sort of fonts, images, colours, styles and moods do these covers have? Books from the same genre usually have a similar style of cover. As cover style is a major factor shoppers use... continue reading

A cat from a book

 As a child I had a book with russian fairy tales. And in that book was a picture showing a witch's black cat sitting on a stub in the forest. So how could one miss such a chance - to make a 'fairy tale' picture continue reading

A little history : 1st Photographic History Book The pencil of Nature

Lista completa de laminas ilustradasThe Pencil of Nature (in English The pencil of nature)It is the first photographic and illustrated history book, published in installments between 1844 and 1846 by William Fox Talbot.1The book details the development of the calotype by Talbot includes 24 prints made by this process. The book illustrates some of the possible applications of the new technology. The photos contained therein are attached by hand, a method that years later would bring problems... continue reading

NICE AND UNEXPECTED BONUS!

Recently I knew that several photos of mine have been purchased through photobanks and published in books. That’s a great pleasure to know! I found those books at a bookstore – they’re very nice and I decided that I want to have them in my family library. Also I decided to write a quick note to the publishing house to let them know how happy I am to see my photos published in their books, and I also asked if I can purchase the books directly from the publishing house.The reply was YES, I... continue reading

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