Numbers in Graphic Design: A Sourcebook

By Roger Fawcett-Tang

Concentrating on how picture designers take on the ordering of number-heavy info, this ebook indicates how the easiest layout minds round grapple with timetables, annual studies, and different data-rich files. It additionally surveys hugely inventive and playful typographic experiments with the extra summary suggestion of numeric details. Numbers in image Design is the sourcebook for any dressmaker who desires to have the capacity to paintings with numbers creatively and with self belief.

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