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Becoming a digital designer : a guide to careers in Web, by Steven Heller

By Steven Heller

From the writer of the bestselling changing into a photo dressmaker and the editor of Adobe imagine Tank comes this transparent assessment of the sector of electronic layout this entire advisor to the evolving electronic layout disciplines opens the door to modern day such a lot sought-after task possibilities in internet, video, broadcast, online game, and animation layout. that includes over forty five interviews with prime electronic designers and greater than 225 Read more...

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Young designers and students often have insights into problems that a more ex­ perienced designer would either discard or overlook. There is a reason that so many ground-breaking projects were started by people barely, or not even, out of school. Your chances of coming up with a breakthrough idea that will change the way the world works will only diminish as you become more familiar with the way the world works already. So cherish, covet, and write down your hypotheses. But, most important, test them.

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