Chronicle Issues Designer's Color Manual
Step-by-step techniques for managing color
The book's chapters include: "Printing Color," "Image Manipulation," "Color Linework," "Color on the Web," "Designing for the Screen," "Color Indoors," "Color in Architecture," "Color Trends," "Color in the Moving Image," "Color in Publications," and "Color in Branding and Advertising." Its section on Digital Color addresses: vector versus bitmap; how computers represent color; color management; calibration and profiling; color printing principles and technologies; and more.
Fraser is creative director at Designer Training Ltd. in London; Banks is former editor-in-chief of MacUser UK. Designer's Color Manual sells for $29.95. (Chronicle Books: www.chroniclebooks.com)