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Room Rater

The Ultimate Style Guide on How to Zoom Your Room

Jessie Bahrey, Claude Taylor


List Price: 25.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


The ultimate users’ guide to curating your zoom background from Room Raters, Twitter’s foremost experts in on-screen décor. 

From the virtual office aficionados that brought the world “chord violations,” comes a fun, intuitive gift for anyone who now finds themselves having to participate in digital meetings or calls. With beautiful how-to illustrations recreating schematics and tips from celebrity Room Rater fans including Jonathan Capehart, Valerie Jarrett, Senator Mazie Hirono, and a tour of the presidential office from Michael Beschloss, Room Rater packs an amusing punch as it helps you take stock of your own virtual set-up. The book comes chalk full of practical information that speaks directly to the home office user, including advice for how to avoid common pitfalls such as:
  • Wall Treatments
  • Holiday Décor
  • Seam Violation
  • Backlighting
  • And more

The remote workplace isn't going anywhere, and this book will serve as an essential tool in navigating the new normal. Playful, practical, and highly humorous, this is the perfect gift for any grad or the recently employed in your life. 

Voracious, 9780316428125, 288pp.

Publication Date: June 21, 2022

About the Author

Claude Taylor has worked as a professional travel photographer and a political operative. He served on Bill Clinton’s White House staff. From 1998 to 2016 he also worked as a gallery owner. For the last several years he has served as Chair of a political action committee, Mad Dog Pac. He currently resides in Maryland.
Jessie Bahrey has worked in telecommunications and as an editor for a PI company. She currently manages a commercial greenhouse/nursery in Port Moody, BC.