Planning, Designing and Creating a Fine Art Photography Book

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There is more to creating a photography book than inserting photos into a template.  Learn from graphic designer and accomplished photographer, Farrell Scott, on the workflow and considerations needed to make a truly fine art photography book worthy of the title.


The workshop will cover:

Before You Start - What's the End Game?

  • Research & Discovery
  • Local or Online Printer


The Planning Stage

  • Looking for Inspiration
  • Outline Your Concept
  • Image Flow and Steps to Self-Editing


The Design (Demo in Lightroom)

  • How to assess book size, cover style & paper type
  • Consider - fonts, backgrounds, color
  • Complete the Package - title, spine, inside cover, back cover


Going to Print

  • Proofing
  • File Ready
  • Color/Press Check


Instructor: Farrell Scott

A native of Sacramento, Farrell is a commercial photographer specializing in the art of food, agriculture and architecture.  Recognized for the natural light quality of her images and designer eye when it comes to composition, Farrell’s ability to help clients achieve their own creative visions has made her a sought after commercial photographer & art director.  Armed with over 25 years of marketing and design experience, Farrell combines innovative technology along with her artistic perspective and traditional photography methods. 

Farrell holds degrees in theatre and photography and is a regular workshop instructor at the Crocker Art Museum, Blue Line Arts and Musictown Studio.  See more of Farrell’s inspiring photographs at


February 10 2019 9:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
2015 J. Street, Suite 101
Sacramento, CA 95811
United States
Phone: 916-441-2341
Member $ 95.00
Non-member $ 145.00

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Thank you to our sponsors!

Kenneth Meyers, Robert W. Baird & Co.
Platinum Sponsor


Viewpoint Photographic Art Center is the proud recipient of a SMAC Cultural Arts Award grant.

Individual Sponsorships
(Luminance Level & Above)

Diane Tempest

J.B. Jones

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