If you’ve been following this blog for some time, there’s almost no way you haven’t heard me mention the genius who is Mike Simons. Not only is the work produced by his staff nationally award winning, but Mr. Simons speaks at conventions and camps across the nation on something he knows best- photography. And here’s the best part of this whole announcement- HE STARTED A BLOG. On Tumblr. Right here.
It’s no secret that with years of experience comes much more knowledge of everything yearbook. From photography questions to staff issues, I guarantee this guy has seen it all. So, while I’m slaving away at school, I’m redirecting you to him for of your countless inquiries and yerdly wonders.
So, go! Click, follow, ask, and enjoy the boundless knowledge of Mr. Mike Simons. Because seriously, if you’re at all serious about yearbook stuff, it’s going to be worth it.
Font power. If you’re looking to impress your friends (cough. more like up your nerd quota) watch this video and explore the world of typography. Helvetica or Arial? Bodoni or Didot? What’s a Yerd to do!? Breathe. Watch this video. You’ll know the differences soon enough.