A road map for book design.

Article Dedication

in Honor of

Robert Capa & Imogen Cunningham


Twenty-six Roadkills Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

There are no hard and fast rules for how a book should be laid out. But there are generally accepted industry standards that can help us design out book.

Here is a good resource for traditional book composition and layout.


If you have a good selection of photo books on hand, look through them and see how they are deigned. You can learn a lot from them…what works and what does not.


De Wallen Graffiti 2014 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.