What It Takes to Design a Magazine Cover

This time-lapse video captures every step that’s involved in designing a typical cover page for a computer magazine until publication.

July 19, 2012

This time-lapse video captures every step that’s involved in designing a cover page for the Macworld computer magazine from photographing the actual object (iPhone in this case), re-touching inside Photoshop until publication.

The cover is just one among the few hundred pages that form a print magazine so you can easily imagine the kind of effort (and costs) that are involved in designing the complete magazine.