Transcript of "How toplana page | Newspaper Design"
Principles of newspaper design The basics of planning a page Material property of AR Dept. of Education Distance Learning Center. It may be used for educational, non-profit use only after contacting the DLC at http://dlc.k12.ar.us ER
Every design starts with an idea <ul><li>The idea can come from: </li></ul><ul><li>Another newspaper or magazine </li></ul><ul><li>Inside the designer’s head </li></ul><ul><li>Anywhere </li></ul>
Every page starts with a dummy <ul><li>A dummy is a blank page with columns on it. The designer sketches on the dummy where the stories, headlines and photos will go. </li></ul>
A dummy is required! <ul><li>You wouldn’t build a house without a plan. You wouldn’t play a game without planning the plays. You shouldn’t design a page without a dummy. </li></ul>