Dan Milnor Archives | Blurb Blog

Tag: Dan Milnor


Hit the Books with Dan Milnor│Getting Started in Self-Publishing
11 Jan 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor│Getting Started in Self-Publishing

You’ve got a great idea for a beautiful book you can share and sell far and wide. Next step—make your book. But where to begin? Should you start with the front cover? How to decide on the best paper type? How many images should you use? We put these questions to Blurb’s very own Dan Milnor—writer, photographer, prolific self-publisher—for some pointers on getting your self-publishing...

Read More


Caffeine & Concrete Collections
21 Nov 2017

Dispatches with Caffeine & Concrete

  Dan Milnor, Blurb Creative Evangelist, interviews Lorenzo Princi, a designer, poet, and creator of the magazine Caffeine & Concrete. Tell us a little about yourself, what you do for a living, and what you do for fun. I’m a designer. Professionally, I work in product and user experience design for a news and media company and personally, as a blogger, indie-mag producer, and concrete...

Read More


Layflat Spotlight: Glimpses
24 Oct 2017

Layflat Spotlight: Glimpses

My recent self-published book project is complete. Returning home from vacation, I noticed a thin box leaning against my front door and my heart began to pitter-patter. Arriving home to a book never gets old, and when I unwrapped this latest project, I found myself staring at a book that represented a dream long in the making. My project was about four things: family, the...

Read More


19 Sep 2017

Dispatches: An Eye on Photography with One of The Greats

For anyone out there who loves documentary photography, editorial photography, political photography or photojournalism, David Burnett is a name you MUST know. A friend recently described him as “The Michael Jordan of photojournalism,” which I think is an accurate description. Burnett is a good photographer and has been good for a long, long while. Constantly reinventing himself and his genre, he continues to produce work...

Read More


21 Aug 2017

Dispatches: Interview with Darius Himes on Publishing Photography Books

Christie’s International Head of Photographs Darius Himes was formerly Fraenkel Gallery director, a co-founder of non-profit art book publisher Radius Books, and he was the was founding editor of photo-eye Booklist, an international quarterly journal devoted to photography books. Okay, now that we have the official language and description out of the way, I can move on to giving you the real skinny: Darius is...

Read More


08 Aug 2017

Dispatches: Interview with Chloe Ferres

Chloe Ferres is going to be a household name. Okay, maybe not in every household, but anyone with design, illustration, photography, or general creativity will know her name. She is a multi-tool player and has done things with her Blurb books that nobody else in the world has done. She is direct in regard to making art and seems to live by one simple rule:...

Read More



Page 1 of 512345