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Dance Album Artwork
DigiPak Research
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Introduction…
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As part of my research into DigiPak artwork I have looked at the
stereotypical album artwork of dance ...
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Example 1…
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Calvin Harris Album Cover Front:

Artist name
in a large
bold font –
Bright
colour

Background –
crowd ra...
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Example 1…

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Calvin Harris Album Cover Back:

Small font –
List of songs
on album –
same colour
writing as front
cove...
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Example 2…
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Chase and Status Album Cover Front:
Artist Name –
bold font –
stands out
from
background

Focal point
– c...
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Example 2…
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Chase and Status Album Cover Back:

Track list
for album –
same font
style as
front cover

Copyright

Bri...
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Example 3:
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David Guetta Album Cover Front:
Image of the
artist

Name of
album –
font style –
block –
bright
colour

...
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Example 3…
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David Guetta Album Cover Back:

Bright red
background –
same as front
cover

Copyright

Heading for
first...
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Example 4…
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Disclosure Album Front Cover:

Added
effect on
image –
vector
drawing –
links with
the colour
of album
na...
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Example 4…
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Disclosure Album Back Cover:

Track list
for album –
same font
style as
front cover
Record
Company

Block...
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Example 5…
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Rudimental Album Cover Front:

Album name –
handwritten font
– white colour –
small

Artist Name –
Block ...
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Example 5…
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Rudimental Album Cover Back:
Track list for
album –
same font
style as front
cover
Album
name
Record
Comp...
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Conventions of dance album…
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Bright Colors

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Usually one colour for background

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Block lettering font

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Link to...
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Dance Album Research

  1. 1. + Dance Album Artwork DigiPak Research
  2. 2. + Introduction…  As part of my research into DigiPak artwork I have looked at the stereotypical album artwork of dance music.  Also I have analyzed which conventions of a DigiPak they follow and don’t follow.  This research I will use help me create my own dance album.  http://www.google.co.uk/search?safe=active&client=safari&sout=1 &rls=en&q=dance+album+covers&oq=dance+album+covers&gs_l =serp.3..0i7i30l2j0i30j0i5i30j0i7i5i30j0i5i30l2j0i7i5i30l2j0i5i30.312 8.5033.0.5228.8.7.1.0.0.0.272.605.6j0j1.7.0....0...1c.1.32.serp..0.8 .608.M8vs2IZPZM8#
  3. 3. + Example 1…  Calvin Harris Album Cover Front: Artist name in a large bold font – Bright colour Background – crowd raving at a concert – bright colours Album title – same font and colour as artist name – smaller size text
  4. 4. + Example 1…  Calvin Harris Album Cover Back: Small font – List of songs on album – same colour writing as front cover – stands out from background Same background as front cover List of record companies Copyright barcode
  5. 5. + Example 2…  Chase and Status Album Cover Front: Artist Name – bold font – stands out from background Focal point – center of album – unusual image Background – block colour – bright Name of Album – smaller font – same font style
  6. 6. + Example 2…  Chase and Status Album Cover Back: Track list for album – same font style as front cover Copyright Bright orange background – same as front cover Record Company
  7. 7. + Example 3:  David Guetta Album Cover Front: Image of the artist Name of album – font style – block – bright colour Bright colour background – block colour Name of artist – large font – unique font style - block
  8. 8. + Example 3…  David Guetta Album Cover Back: Bright red background – same as front cover Copyright Heading for first album – double edition album Track list for album – same font style as front cover Album Name Heading for second album Barcode
  9. 9. + Example 4…  Disclosure Album Front Cover: Added effect on image – vector drawing – links with the colour of album name Artist Name – different colour to album name – block lettering Album Name – White block lettering Image – Two boys sitting on a chair – look similar to artist
  10. 10. + Example 4…  Disclosure Album Back Cover: Track list for album – same font style as front cover Record Company Block colour background – brown Copyright Barcode
  11. 11. + Example 5…  Rudimental Album Cover Front: Album name – handwritten font – white colour – small Artist Name – Block lettering – stands out with border – bold colour Mural/ graffiti – urban setting – fits with genre of music center of album cover – focal point
  12. 12. + Example 5…  Rudimental Album Cover Back: Track list for album – same font style as front cover Album name Record Company Urban background – graffiti – links with front cover and style of music Copyright Barcode
  13. 13. + Conventions of dance album…  Bright Colors  Usually one colour for background  Block lettering font  Link to urban theme (associated with the genre of music)  Artist name is clear – promoted through text or visual or both  Relatively simple in terms of style  Front and Back cover not crowded with images and text

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