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Principles and Practices of Lighting Design: The Art of Lighting Composition
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A complete handbook on Lighting Design with both Artistic and Technical approaches for the beginning to advanced lighting designer. Philip Gordon, PhD, LC, NCQLD, has written a "must have" handbook that includes applications and case studies as well as updated product advances, specifications, resources and guides. Suitable for educational programs, professionals and related design fields.
Learning Punch Software (R): Importing, Exporting and Printing
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
This is the first book of a series intended to help the programs' users by providing learning resources that combine my experience using Punch! Software (R) with my professional knowledge as an Architect. In this first issue, we are going to learn how to master the process of importing Cad drawings, objects and pictures as well as exporting and printing images and plans.
More Beautiful Than Before
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Inspired by the Japanese art of kintsugi (broken pottery mended with gold), More Beautiful Than Before will help you think differently about the marks life leaves on all of us, encouraging you to see beauty in the places where we have been put back together rather than seeing only ugly scars.
Improve Your Landscape Photography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Most landscape photographers learn the basic principles of exposure and the rule of thirds, but do not learn more advanced tips for creating stunning landscape images. This book teaches little known tips used by professional landscape photographers, such as the real rule of composition (and it's not the rule of thirds), how to find lesser-known landscape photography locations, and more!
Easy to Knit Bow Slippers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Hand knit slippers are wonderful, but it's nice to be able to make a fancier pair, especially if you are making them as a gift. This pattern shows you how to make slippers for girls from size 9 up to a woman's size 12. The stitches used to make the slippers are very basic and this pattern includes detailed instructions and step by step photos that show how to create the bows.
Watercolour Workshop - Batik Water Lily
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Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An illustrated step by step guide to producing a watercolour batik painting.
Why do My Skin Tones Look Lifeless? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Portrait Painting Peeves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A troubleshooting guide for portrait painters, this invaluable guide tackles each element separately. Find sections on starting out in portraiture, common problems with eyes, different-coloured hair, noses and remedial techniques. Find out the essential pigments to capture skin tones and much more. With over 150 images.
How to Improve Your Photography
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a guide to taking great photos. There are two kinds of photographs we typically produce. An, “I was there” photo for personal memories and retrospect. And the, “Wow! Look at what I just shot” photo. If you are having trouble with those wow photos then you have found the right book. I will help you turn ho-hum photographs into masterpieces.
The Origins And Myths Of Modern Architecture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The history of modern architecture is litered with misconceptions as to what constitutes modern architecture,these are the myths. Only by identitfying the origins can we be certain of what is truly modern architecture.
You Can Take Better Pictures in One Hour - The Basics
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Series: You Can Take Better Pictures, The Basics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This book is written to teach you to take better pictures by learning the basics of how a camera works without needing an engineering degree, how to override the camera's automatic settings to get the shot you want, and how to compose your pictures to turn a snapshot or mug shot into a photograph. It is short, simple, and extensively illustrated to show how to do the techniques discussed.
Huggy Cat Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to create a 17 inch cat doll (43 cm). Crochet skill level: Easy. The legs and arms are joined to the body with invisible buttons: they can move.
Flower Princess Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to make a lovely Flower Princess doll. The pattern contains 14 photos to help you with every step. Size: the Flower Princess is 10 inches / 25 cm tall.
Chartres Cathedral, Gaudí and the Sagrada Família
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Notre-Dame de Chartres and the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona are two cornerstones of architecture and of humanity, linked to each other, despite the six centuries that separate them. Both monuments contain a profound message that can be hidden from the average tourist, but which can be deciphered by experienced people who know how to understand the language, following the light of the sun.
Peyote Ripple Cuff - An Intermediate Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern for a peyote stitch bracelet uses a traditional technique but gives it an original twist to create a piece of jewellery that draws comments whenever it's worn. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.
Strung Out To Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Holly Harper's life is finally getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." When Doug ends up dead on the floor of The Beaded Dragonfly with a string of cat eye beads around his neck, it’s up to Holly to figure out who is framing her.
Christmas Ornaments to Crochet & Embellish Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This book contains several Christmas ornaments to crochet. Several variations, alternative suggestions, lists of materials, abbreviations and several useful photos have all been included as well. Please look for more by Kimber Shook.
Weight Loss Scrapbooking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
"Weight Loss Scrapbooking - Scrapbooking Layouts for your Weight loss Journal" - is all about how to scrapbook your weight loss. As a bonus this ‘how to’ scrapbook provides you with a complete 12 week weight loss plan including detailed meal sample ideas, setting your weight loss goals, and a comprehensive 12 week schedule that includes a fitness outline of diet, cardio and strength training.
Northwest Coast Native Formline Art Made Easy-Let's Draw Wolf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
(5.00 from 1 review)
Learn how to draw a simple NW Coast Native wolf from Haida artist Sondra Simone Segundo. Examples of Sondra's most popular hand painted tribal shoe art are featured throughout the book. Be on the look out for more NW COAST NATIVE FORMLINE ART MADE EASY books/art curriculum. Let's Draw Whale, Eagle, Raven, Hummingbird, Frog and more!
Fachadas de Casas - Planificación, restauración y construcción
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 and represented by Editorial Universus. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
FACHADAS DE CASAS ha sido diseñado para ayudar a dueños de viviendas y constructores a encontrar el diseño y funcionalidad que su fachada necesita.
Vintage Rosette Collar - A Beginner Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern for a vintage rosette collar uses the simple technique of stitching beads together but the layers that build up make it appear quite complicated. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.