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The Photo Book Wizard: Customising your Page Backgrounds

Robin Nichols, The Photo Book Wizard

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6 Videos (29m)
    • All About Page Backgrounds

    • Introduction to (changing) Page Backgrounds

    • Choosing the Right Background

    • Adding a Drop Shadow Effect

    • Faded Backgrounds

    • How to sandwich two photos together (CC or PSE)


About This Class

Page backgrounds, when not just plain paper tints, can add a lot to the style of any book project - but it's important to manage this so that the image, colour or texture chosen do not overpower what's on the page.

In this lesson learn how to add a different 'look' to your book project simply by changing the page colour or by adding an image as a background texture. I also show you how to sandwich two images together in case your (book) software does not allow the addition of a background image easily.







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Robin Nichols

The Photo Book Wizard

Hello, My name is Robin.

I have been shooting photos for 40 years, commercially, for stock, for weddings, for audio visual designers and for editorial. I have also been a magazine editor and publisher for 15 years. During that time I authored several books on imaging technology and post production, so I think I'm in a good position to teach others how to get great looking images - and put them to good use, either by printing, or through the production of fabulously-designed photo books...

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