When it works – let it be. Some designers want to stamp their mark on everything that passes through their hands. When you a perfect image match for a title, just use it, don’t try to get ‘clever’. This was so perfect for a post apocalyptic title that it needed no tweaking.
This is a royalty free image and the main typeface is Metal Lord. The original photo file came from unsplash.com.
Book cover design costs vary depending on whether it’s an ebook or paperback but around £80 ($100) is a good guide.
If you need a cover for your new novel or if you’re short of an idea for a plot? Browse these imagined book covers and strap lines for ideas.