Workshop | The Photographic Book
How to shoot it, design it and get it published.

By Steve Raymer | National Geographic

 

Place | Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
Dates | 15 April 2017
Duration | 19:10 - 22:10


Skill Level | Intermediate and advanced photographers interested in getting their work published in book form.

Description | Steve Raymer, a National Geographic photographer and professor, shares the lessons he has learned as the author, picture editor, and photographer of eight books for publishers like the National Geographic, CNN, and Oxford University Press.

In this Workshop Raymer discusses how to pitch a book to a publisher, how to create a chapter outline and how to shoot the pictures and edit them into a compelling presentation. He also discusses the basics of layout and design, generating a mock-up of your book, and securing a publisher.

Key Takeaways
• Learn how to select what kinds of pictures are necessary for a photographic book and how they differ from photographs for clients.
• The fundamentals of picture editing for a book.
• Creating a grid or visual game plan for the design of a photo book. 
• Understand how to conceive and "pitch" a book
• Learn how to market your book and speak about it in a variety of media settings.

 

162 USD

Earlybird Discounted Workshop Ticket |

325 USD

Workshop Ticket at the Door |


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