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Magazine Industry Vocab

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1. The review of manuscript for errors in mechanics - facts - and style

2. Traditionally means reading a proof copy of a text in order to find and correct any mistakes. Also called proofreading.

3. Samples of colors or fabrics

4. Someone who writes specifically and only for a company

5. An object - filter - or effect that creates a shadow behind an image

6. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work

7. A question... to ask or ask about

8. A duty that you are assigned to perform (especially a story that you are told to write)

9. ___________ are 'ready-to-use' graphic images - sounds - videos and can be found on art or video software.

10. The shape and style of text in a family of characters. Letters - numbers and symbols.

11. The particular day - month - or year

12. Less important story that runs beside the main story on the same topic

13. A news story of major importance

14. Working for yourself. An artist or writer who does projects for different companies.

15. Is the period of time between the start of any process of production and the finish of that process.