The Resource Learning to Set Display Type., with John McWade

Learning to Set Display Type., with John McWade

Label
Learning to Set Display Type.
Title
Learning to Set Display Type.
Statement of responsibility
with John McWade
Creator
Contributor
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Discover how to harness the power of type. Learn how to set display type, combine typefaces, work with type in photos, and avoid common mistakes
  • Whether you're browsing the web, picking up groceries at the supermarket, or driving past colorful billboards on the freeway, typography jumps out as a distinctive part of the landscape. Type is a universal design tool?freely available, endlessly versatile, incredibly expressive, and fun to work with. Knowing how to harness its power is essential to effective design. In this course, learn how to do just that. Join John McWade as he explains how to design in a variety of styles and voices using display type, which is type that's set at headline size and above. He discusses type families that include strikingly expressive characters, shows how to combine typefaces, shares how to avoid common design flaws, and takes you through working with type in photos. This art form is applicable to print advertising, brochures, magazines, posters, fliers, slide decks, and much more
Cataloging source
lynda.com
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWade, John
LC call number
LDC574686
PerformerNote
Presenter: John McWade. John McWade is a designer and teacher who creates courses about graphic design as a staff author at Linkedin. In 1985, Mr. McWade created PageLab, the world's first desktop publishing studio, and in 1990 he founded Before & After magazine to teach graphic design to desktop publishers. Before & After is known for its simple beauty, clarity of instruction, and especially its emphasis on design not as decoration but an essential form of communication. Mr. McWade's formative background is in printing and publication design, with a specialty in typography. He has authored three books: Before & After Page Design, Graphics for Business, and How to Design Cool Stuff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lynda.com (Firm)
Runtime
42
Technique
live action
Label
Learning to Set Display Type., with John McWade
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
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Publication
Copyright
Note
05/02/2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2868972
  • (LDC)LDC574686
  • 2868972
System details
Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
Label
Learning to Set Display Type., with John McWade
Link
http://www.wccls.org/lynda
Publication
Copyright
Note
05/02/2017
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2868972
  • (LDC)LDC574686
  • 2868972
System details
Latest version of the following browsers: Chrome, Safari,Firefox, or Internet Explorer. Adobe Flash Player Plugin. JavaScriptand cookies must be enabled. A broadband Internet connection
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