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Elements of Design

Every design we've looked at so far exhibits a skill in handling four elements: imagery, color, typography, and composition. Now we'll explore some basic principles for each area.

The Role of Imagery

The use of imagery—photographic images or illustrations—is the most direct way to communicate to a wide audience. There's a scientific reason for this: Our mind processes any kind of picture—a shape, a representation, even an outline of a figure—much more quickly than it does a word or sentence.


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