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The Zen of CSS Design: Visual Enlightenment for the Web by Molly E. Holzschlag, Dave Shea

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Chapter . Revolution!

Applying images with CSS

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IMAGERY IS IMPORTANT for conveying mood, setting a tone, and drawing the eye. Proper methods of applying imagery are just as critical.

Like the first crack of gunfire across a tense, silent battlefield, a dominant lead image screams out for your attention. Recognizing the power of a strong introductory illustration, David Hellsing turned to old political propaganda posters and gritty image sources such as previously-soaked paper to convey the right tone. Blood and paint, dirt and stars—the makings of Revolution! virtually guaranteed ...

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