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Periodic posts on book design, books, art, photography, tech, and design.

In or near Virginia? Check out What’s Your Type

As they say, "Learning to print with rare book school." This seems like a great opportunity to explore: Rare Book School at the University of Virginia is dedicated to studying the history of the book as a cultural artifact and all that goes into making books (even digital texts), including the printing process. The school offers a range of courses in Charlottesville during the summer, as well as in several other major cities, to spread the “knowledge and expertise essential to the responsible stewardship of...

Galleries Updated

As part of the new web site, I've redone the media.gileshoover.com section to better highlight the more than 5000 photographs available. Note that those items are available as prints, framed or unframed, starting at a very reasonable $5. My web commerce provider, Zenfolio, also offers museum-quality fine prints, also framed or unframed, and a variety of other merchandise, from card sets to mousepads, pins, and mugs. Explore and purchase today. Thanks for your support! Update, Jun 25, 26, and 28: More galleries updated. Check for new photographs...