http://gty.im/459771745 EMC Design is a company of 'out-of-house' professionals who work tirelessly to meet in-house deadlines, and adapt to the individual needs of each publishing client. We have been working in this way for over 25 years and have learned a thing or two along the way. Last month a group of us attended [...]
http://gty.im/505312173 This week's ethereal image, is of geothermal steam rising at sunrise, at the Bjarnarflag Geothermal Power Station in Iceland!
http://gty.im/497313631 This week’s pic was chosen by Sarah, in light of the return of (and based on a story from) one of our team members, Janet, who has been in her homeland of South Africa! She told us about a hotel owner, who, often having to deal with pests [...]
http://gty.im/475701256 In our selfie, snap-chat, Instagram obsessed world we are asking what makes an image memorable? Or perhaps not necessarily memorable but one that has a permanence, a presence that will stick in our minds for more than a few seconds of scrolling through Facebook and Twitter. In a recent Royal Academy of [...]
http://gty.im/505453628 With our busy day to day lives, we often forget to express our love for the people closest to us. With Valentine's day just gone, this week's pic is in theme with this day, which a celebration of love and affection you feel towards another person. [...]
http://gty.im/632069396 This week's pic is of giraffes looking out of the Giraffe House at Chester Zoo for the first time! Teachers how do you measure growth, height or otherwise?
http://gty.im/573586649 Lyn Strutt is an ELT professional providing editorial services and consultancy for the educational publishing industry. She is an Advanced Professional Member of the SfEP with extensive experience of editing teaching and training materials, and has a background in training adults in English and business skills. In this post, she looks at ways in [...]
http://gty.im/572509273 “Stories tell us of what we already knew and forgot, and remind us of what we haven’t yet imagined.” – Anne L. Watson, author. This week is National Story Telling week! We have been using storytelling as a form of communication for thousands of years. [...]
Here at emc design, we work with publishers of all sizes – from large international education publishers to niche specialists who only publish occasionally. Like our clients, we are big and small. Yep, you read that right. We are one of the biggest agencies in the publishing industry, but we work in small teams, each dedicated to [...]
http://gty.im/464143742 This week's pic is of a Chinese New Year Parade in Chinatown, Manhattan. New year in China is marked by the lunisolar Chinese calendar, where the date changes from year to year! Each New Year is represented by one of twelve animals, 2017 is the year of the Rooster!