The Vignelli Canon
by Massimo Vignelli
Publisher: Lars Muller Publishers 2010
Number of pages: 49
At the request of the publisher of this book I started to look in to the meaning of such a publication and recognized that it could become a useful instrument for a better understanding of typography in Graphic Design. This little book reveals our guidelines - those set by ourselves for ourselves.
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by Jeffrey Zeldman - New Riders Publishing
The book's purpose is to guide traditional art directors and print designers as they expand their careers to include the new field of professional Web Design. This is an explicit and detailed guide, an intelligent 'how-to' book for professionals.
by Petri Lankoski, Jussi Holopainen - ETC Press
The main aim of this book is to situate game design research within and alongside general design research. Design research aims to understand also how design as an activity unfolds. The book demonstrates different approaches to design research.
by Carey Bunks - Sams
This book is not about tips and tricks, and it's not a collection of image manipulation problems. It is about understanding image manipulation concepts, about knowing which GIMP tools are most effective, and about the savvy use of these tools.
by Matthew Butterick - practicaltypography.com
A few hundred years of type and typography have established rules that only a fool would ignore. For all those who need to communicate clearly, this publication provides everything you always wanted to ask but didn't know how to.