Open Source Publishing – Graphic Design Caravan

Tag: Digitalisation


February 1st, 2009 · Tags: · · · · · Comments Off on BIS.ArtShaker


Our friend and Dj Athome just recieved a new logotype for his inspiring radioshow. We asked artist ROGER3000 to do calligraphy for. Rough, spontaneous and good style 😉 Digitalisation using XSane Image Scanner, and image correction in Gimp. BIS-ARTSHAKER is being played by DJ ATHOME aka HOPHEAD and guests every wednesday 20:30-22:00 at Radio Panik […]

…quietly digitizing around 1,000 public domain titles every day

May 19th, 2008 · Tags: · · Comments Off on …quietly digitizing around 1,000 public domain titles every day

A photo-reportage by Dave Bullock, published on the Wired, that shows the process of digitalising books for the Internet Archive. This process is still done manually due to the fragility of old books and their size variance. “For those picturing an efficient, automated process involving robotic arms and high-tech scanners, the scanning at the University […]