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SND 2010 Asian Boot Camp - Graphics for News and Magazines
Title:
SND 2010 Asian Boot Camp - Graphics for News and Magazines
When:
11.05.2010 - 14.05.2010 
Where:
Other - Xi'an
City:
Xi'an
Category:
Workshop

Description

SND 2010 Asian Boot Camp — Graphics for News and Magazines

Fees

Registration fee: 3800 RMB
SND members, students and faculty: 3400 RMB

Program Details

May 11

Registration and check-in hotel

May 12

Welcome speech: Publisher of the Chinese Business View

Introduction: Lily Lu, SND Chinese

THE ART OF ILLUSTRATING INFORMATION
A look at how to convert basic information to informative charts and graphs. We’ll look at fever charts, bar charts and volumetric charts.

INVESTIGATIVE GRAPHICS
From breaking news graphics to advanced project graphics, this session will take you step-by-step through the process of conceptualizing, researching and designing your graphic.

SPORTS GRAPHICS
This session will take a look at past World Cup graphics as well as other sports-related graphics that can give you great ideas on the various topics that you can use to cover the World Cup.

GRAPHICS PROJECT ASSIGNMENT
Participants will divide into small groups to work on their graphics assignment. Each team will chose a topic that they would like to do for a graphic. It can be on anything they chose. But they will be responsible to research and design that graphic, complete with text and imagery.

May 13

GRAPHICS WITH STYLE
This session will show you the various styles you can use to create eye-popping graphics. From pencil drawing, to Photoshop to 3D, you’ll see it all. This session will inspire you to think out of your comfort zone and try something new.

FROM PRINT TO WEB
Taking your graphics to web can definitely be a challenge when your newsroom demands so much print graphics. In this session we’ll see how you can make the best of your time and how other departments have met the challenge. You’ll also see what graphics make the best interactive graphics and what graphics are best used as pdfs.

PROJECT
Each team will have decided on what their topic will be for their graphic and begin their work.

May 14

CRITIQUES
Teams will present their projects for group discussions. These will be the first round of critiques where we will make suggestions that can improve the graphics.

CORRECT GRAPHICS
Participants will use this time to make whatever corrections necessary to make their graphics better.

FINAL CRITIQUES OF GRAPHICS
The classes will be conducted in English with Chinese translation.

Location

Crystal Island Hotel
Fenghui South Road
Xi'an 710075

Contact

E-mail: newarklu@gmail.com

Venue

Venue:
Other
City:
Xi'an

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