Module 2: Preparing Images and Text?

By engaging with all three Modules of this course succesfully, you will be ready to produce your own Photobooks
Learn the techniques of creating professional looking photo books comfort of your home from professional photographer and photobook publisher Stewart Wall MA ARPS.
Stewart has many decades of professional photography and graphic design experience working for major companies such as Harrods, Barclays Bank, Kardex, as well as newspapers such as The Express and Sunday Times. 
He is also a fully trained teacher and has taught in colleges and Universities and has run several successful collaborative photo book events for the Royal Photographic Society EM region.
During this online course in the virtual classroom he will teach the skills needed to create photo books, which you will put into action, this taught course is also about you ‘learning by doing’.
Each module will build on the previous one. A module comprises of three 75-minute online mini workshops to ensure easy learning. By the end of the course you should be ready to send your photobook away to be printed.

Module 2: Preparing Images and Text?

Workshop 2.1 Planning Production
  1. Your ideal software for image postproduction
  2. Your ideal software for creating text
  3. Creating an organised ‘design room’ environment
Workshop 2.2 Preparing Images
  1. Creating an easy workflow
  2. The importance of keywording images
  3. Editing to create a cohesive style
Workshop 2.3 Writing Text
  1. How much text?
  2. Writing your text
  3. Where to place your text
Workshop 2.4 Guided Homework: Prepare your images and text

How to Make a Photobook Course 1 Week 1

By engaging with this course, you will be ready to produce your own Photobooks
Learn the techniques of creating professional looking photo books comfort of your home from professional photographer and photobook publisher Stewart Wall MA ARPS.
Stewart has many decades of professional experience working for families all over England and is also a fully trained teacher and has taught in colleges and Universities. He has run several successful collaborative photo book events for the Royal Photographic Society EM region, and during this online course in the virtual classroom will teach the skills needed to create photo books.
Each module will build on the previous one. A module comprises of three 75-minute online mini workshops to ensure easy learning. By the end of the course you should be ready to send your photobook away to be printed.
Workshop 1.1 What does a Photobook look like?
  1. Brief history of Photobooks
  2. Three quite different Contemporary Photobook Authors
  3. How to choose a subject for your own Photobook
Workshop 1.2 Focus on your own Photobook
  1. Why does your Photobook have to be made?
  2. What is your book’s concept?
  3. Intro: translating concept into edit and sequence
Workshop 1.3 Editing and Sequencing images for your Photobook
  1. Photobook Editing l Preparing your images
  2. Powerful Sequencing
  3. Visualising your Concept
Workshop 1.4 Guided Homework: Choose your Photobook images