How to Set up a Folio

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        -  Post processing:

             1.  Select 7 to 10 appropriate images   (common theme)               

                  Folio images should be placed in "ORIGINAL" directory

                                           

   

                  e.g. in FOLIO directory:  11-LOC-YOSEMITE-9771-TREE-1-folio-TIFF

   

             2.  Reprocess if necessary:     IMAGE ... ADJUST ... CURVES ... AUTO

             3.  Re-number files in desired order.

             4.  Add copyright..

             5.  Add borders  (PS2 only)

                        - Open TIFF Images

                        - Add thin black border ... IMAGE ... CANVAS SIZE ...

                                        select "black"

                                        pixels  ADD +30

                                        pixels  ADD +30

                         - Add large white border ... IMAGE ... CANVAS SIZE ...

                                        select "white"

                                        Horizontal 10x14 = percent 125 / 130

                                        Vertical 10x14 = percent 130 / 125

                                        Panorama = percent 115 / 130

             6.  Add folio name:

                      Seagoe Script / 30 point

                             e.g. Folio: Buttermilk Road 

             7.  Create set:  Image size- 450 width or 630 height  /  96pxl

                      Save as JPG 60

 
   Cover Image
 

        -  Cover Image:

                Select representative image.

             Crop:  3 x 7

             IMAGE ... CANVAS SIZE ..

                      percent 130 white

                      percent 170 white

                Trim to fit window in folio.

    

        -  Paper - 8.5 x 11 only:

                Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Paper (8.5 x 11 - 308 GSM)

                Matte finish              

                0.48 mm thickness

   

        -  Folio Cover:

               Dane Creek Folios

               Select Image that shows thru cover window

 

        -  First Page (example):

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                                   A photo essay on Avocet behavior

Michael F Dougherty - ThePhotoExperience.com

Image 1

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          -  Web page:  (800 pxl wide)

               Width of columns  120 / 680

               Height of columns:  Horiz=500  /  Vert=700  /  75x16 =400  / 75x20=360

                    

          -  Packaging:   

               xxx.