Saturday, March 17, 2007

Making of



Two days ago my first book came into physical existence. It was printed in Salzburg which is where my publisher sits (Edition Fotohof im Otto Müller Verlag). Being a control freak I wanted to overlook the whole process. But there was not a lot to do. Just suggesting to put more magenta in some of the faces. That was it. The operators and their new machine did a great job. Might just cut back on that control freakishness of mine somewhere along the way...

The book is about four divided towns on Eastern European borders. It´s title is "Die da drüben" (something like "Them over there"). It is a photo book with a rather huge amount of text which unfortunately comes in German only. Dreaming of having an edition in English one day soon.

Read more about my first book in later posts (keep calling it "first book" for it sounds promising...)


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Blogger edith said...

congratulations on your "baby". feels good, doesn't it? hopefully relieved? keep my fingers crossed for you.

March 18, 2007 at 12:17 PM  
Anonymous Laula said...

good stuff.....i am very proud of you! ;-)

March 18, 2007 at 8:30 PM  
Anonymous Lisi said...

And already started the project "second book"? I'm sure you have some ideas!

By the way: great that you have your own blog, you know I'm always curious where you are travelling around!

March 27, 2007 at 8:58 PM  

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