Photo Illustrations on the Gray Scale Kindle: A Successful Experiment

About a year ago I got excited about the technical challenge of using photo illustrations in e-books. Some e-books for children use illustrations, but almost none do for adults. I especially wanted to see whether I could use photos well on a gray scale Kindle.  The screen resolution of that model is not high, but […]

How to Use Photos in Kindle Ebooks

This is Part I of a 2-post series about how to use black and white photos as illustrations in ebooks for the gray scale Kindle.  The first post covers handling of the photos; the second covers how best to use them in the flow of content. As an avid Kindle reader I’ve admired the screen […]