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Status Level:
Level 5 Level 5 (2,395 points)
Member Since:
Feb 1, 2011
Last Logged In:
Nov 20, 2017 9:33 AM
Name:
Daniel H. Wieczorek
City, Region, Locale:
Tokyo
Country:
Japan
Primary creative media:
Books
Other areas of expertise:
Photography, mountain climbing, hiking
My Website:
http://danwiz.com
Bio:
Born 1947, Ionia Michigan. Ionia High School Graduate - 1965 Univ. of Michigan Graduate - Dec., 1969 Univ. of Alaska - Fairbanks Graduate - 1990 U.S. Peace Corps - Philippines - 1985 - 1987 First Career - Forest Management - 1970 - 1985 2nd Career - Teaching English (TESOL) in S. Korea and then in Japan - 1992 - 2014
My interests:
I am an avid photographer, love hiking and mountain climbing, watching DVD movies, bicycling and other stuff outdoors. Have no interest in general sports - for example - baseball, football, basketball, soccer and so on.
About my completed projects:
Have completed several books, mainly photographic type books. Please see this webpage, which lists all of our publications: http://danwiz.com/Pubs/Publications.php
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites:
http://danwiz.com/Pubs/Publications.php
eStore, Amazon page or affiliated sites (2):
http://www.amazon.com/mn/search/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=daniel%20h.%20wieczorek&linkCode=ur2&tag=dankazsoutpho-20&url=search-alias%3Daps
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Recent Activity

danwiz replied to publishing 2 versions of the same book - British and US spelling

"Can I publish 2 versions of the same book?   Yes   one for amazon UK and one for amazon US? - but both of them will appear on each amazon"

in Create - 3 replies
7 hours ago
danwiz replied to Book illustrations

"I don't see a question here and my Ouiji Board is out of order this morning, so I am having a real problem guessing what your question might"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 3 replies
7 hours ago
danwiz replied to Who is interested in creating Calendars?

"I do my calendars through IngramSpark because they offer saddle-stich, so the things do not fall apart like the CS calendars do after being"

in Create - 3 replies
7 hours ago
danwiz replied to Photo problems after successful review

"Could I just the leave the photos colour as choosing a black and white book?<br /> Yes, you can have color photos in your book and specify"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 11 replies
7 hours ago
danwiz replied to Signed Copies

"Not surprising - it happens quite often with authors.  Just order a stock through your dashboard, get the books and then ask them to come to"

in Distribution - 3 replies
22 hours ago
danwiz replied to What email marketing tools do you use?

"Let me ask you this.  Do you actually look at the emails in your spam folder?  I am now getting like 65 spams a day, sometimes I do not even"

in Marketing - 4 replies
2 days ago
danwiz replied to How can we start helping each other to sell millions of copies of our respective books?

"Is this post meant to be some kind of joke?  I mean, there are only about 20 folks here who come every day, so even if we bought each other'"

in Marketing - 6 replies
3 days ago
danwiz replied to To Catch A Comet - picture book preview

"All constructive feedback appreciated<br /> So, I wonder if you mean "if you don't have something nice to say, then please say nothing"?  J"

in Share Your Work - 11 replies
3 days ago
danwiz replied to Is there anyway for a book to be over 500 pages?

"What's the trim size of your book?  Is it B/W or color?  See chart below.  You can find this chart by clicking on the "Books" "Publish a Tra"

in Getting Started - 4 replies
3 days ago
danwiz replied to Your experiences

"Maaku is SO correct in what he said!  Once you download the PDF Submission Specification and read it, do not then delete it.  Keep it and fr"

in Introduce Yourself - 4 replies
3 days ago
danwiz replied to Cover

"I suggest that you READ what it says on the template.  It specifically says "your background artwork must fill the red area".  Sorry, but I"

in Getting Started - 7 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Cover question

"The center of the white area.  Think about and it should be obvious.   Dan'l"

in Getting Started - 5 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Heading for a planned release date

"Congratulations, you are one very fortunate person.  May we know the title of your book, even better, have a hot link to its Amazon page.  "

in CreateSpace Central - 10 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Pricing for store sale?

"I don't know how such heavy black ink coverage works on the paper CS uses. <br /> It works just fine.  I did a few books with black pages a"

in Offline Marketing - 13 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to I just received my first printed proof ...

"Okay, there are people here who are very proficient with InDesign, a program which I know nothing about, so please be patient and they will"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 9 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Amazons move to remove Create Space

"Up here in Fairbanks, Alaska we can use the front porch as  a refrigerator for 6 - 8 months of the year.  I guess I should say "freezer" tho"

in CreateSpace Central - 83 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to I just received my first printed proof ...

"Before anybody is going to attempt to answer those questions we need to know how you created your PDF.  PDF is not the only option for submi"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 9 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Just a simple thanks.

"What Walton means to say is that over at the selfpublishingforum we work hard to keep the spam removed and we don't wait around to see if pe"

in Introduce Yourself - 4 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Sturdy mailers for books?

"Did you check your local post office and look specifically at those flat rate boxes they offer?   Dan'l"

in Distribution - 3 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to I just received my first printed proof ...

"The problem you mentioned with the white strips along the gutter is bad enough so that you should take photos of some of those problems and"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 9 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Word doc not staying formatted after Interior Reviewer

"Submit a PDF, as CS suggests that we all do, and things will stay put.  The very first thing that CS does when you submit a .doc file it to"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 2 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to re resubmitting book after proofing proof

"I once had a totally different book show up when I looked at the Digital Proof.  Mine was a book of mountain climbing photos and the book I"

in Formatting - 10 replies
4 days ago
danwiz replied to Pricing for store sale?

"I thought you were joking about $15 for 32 pages, but I had a look and it's true, also the comment about the reviews.  OMG!  What a rip-off."

in Offline Marketing - 13 replies
5 days ago
danwiz replied to Spacing at end of chapters

"Using MS Word it sounds like?  Go to Page Setup and find the box that specifies Page Vertical Alignment and make sure that it is set to "top"

in Book Interior File Formatting - 6 replies
5 days ago
danwiz replied to re resubmitting book after proofing proof

"Be sure that you do NOT start a new project, just CHANGE the existing project.   Dan'l"

in Formatting - 10 replies
5 days ago

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