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  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: AVA Publishing (Aug. 5 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 2940411298
  • ISBN-13: 978-2940411290
  • Product Dimensions: 12.6 x 2.8 x 16.6 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 440 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #762,812 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"What a great little book! The short, concentrated explanations are an ideal reference for students. Comprehensive coverage of the subject. An ideal pocket guide..." Rhiannon Robinson, University of Cumbria, UK. "I think this book is a great technical resource ... Written in a conversational manner which makes it very easy to engage and digest - perfect for the student audience." Terry Elkins, Grant MacEwan University, Canada. "I have the Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design, so I knew that this would follow the same format. An excellent visual descriptor plus straightforward text just right for finding out or just reminding yourself of important things every level of student should know or begin to know." Vicki Winteringham, Norwich University College of the Arts, UK. "The practical terms chosen are spot on for students just learning the production terminology for printing." Elsi Vassdal Ellis, Western Washington University, USA.

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The Visual Dictionary of Pre-press & Production is a concise and comprehensive introduction to the world of production. Over 250 pre-press and production terms are defined and explained, each accompanied by compelling historical and contemporary illustrations and examples. The book is an invaluable reference tool for all students and practitioners of pre-press and production, be it in graphic design or related disciplines
 

 

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HASH(0xa4fc599c) out of 5 stars A Dictionary with a Twist! Aug. 24 2010
By Ro5ie - Published on Amazon.com
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This dictionary is a useful tool for anyone going into journalism, media, publishing or graphic design. Dividing the dictionary into the categories of Design, Screen, Printing and Finishing was a great idea, and meant I could flick to the section I needed easily. I found the inclusion and explanation of digital and web processes very relevant; the dictionary gives contemporary examples, which results in a feeling of authenticity. A great book - I've not come across anything else like this.
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