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Monthly Archives: December, 2007

Selling the book, or not selling the book

Would you buy a book on smoking? Oh no you wouldn’t! Oh yes we would! Well it is pantomime season, after all. This was the argument we had toward the … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Selling the book, or not selling the book

Would you buy a book on smoking? Oh no you wouldn’t! Oh yes we would! Well it is pantomime season, after all. This was the argument we had toward the … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Flashes to Ashes – book design

Smoking is brash, dirty and fast. And so is my book. I went A4-ish portrait size to make the most of my portraits (at full bleed). I used only one … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Flashes to Ashes – book design

Smoking is brash, dirty and fast. And so is my book. I went A4-ish portrait size to make the most of my portraits (at full bleed). I used only one … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

PDF nightmares

I decided very early on to use lulu.com to publish my book. If you ignore the photobook section and use one of the general book sizes, you can effectively upload … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

PDF nightmares

I decided very early on to use lulu.com to publish my book. If you ignore the photobook section and use one of the general book sizes, you can effectively upload … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Should they stay or should they go?

For my next meeting with Pieter van der Houwen (PVDH) at the end of November I showed him 100-odd photographs. The main subject of debate was my Shisha cafĂ© smoking … Continue reading

December 24, 2007 · Leave a comment