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Pencil Drawing for the Beginner - People
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Series: Learn to Draw, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Pencil Drawing for the Beginner - People Step by step directions and example teaching you how to draw people, their bodies and cartoon people.
Christmas Peppermint Candy Ornament to Crochet & Embellish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a crochet pattern for a Christmas Peppermint Candy Ornament. These instructions contain helpful pictures as well. Materials: Red & White Yarn, pipe cleaner, pliers, scissors, size H hook Please search for more patterns and novels by Kimber Shook. Approximate size of finished piece: 4 7/8" wide x 2 5/8" high
Portrait Photographer
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,810. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
For Bo Lutoslawski taking a portrait is like falling in love. His technique is near-telepathic inside into his subject, the way they move, the way they think – a fleeting attempt to catch their true identity. Sophie Grove Journalist
How to Photograph Hong Kong, China
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a photo guide to Hong Kong, China. Use our photo guides and get much better travel photos.
Chapter 7 - Exposure Lighting Analysis Tools (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Exposure Lighting Analysis tools can be used for simulating and analyzing physically based Sun, Sky, and artificial lighting in a 3D scene. Ideal for Architectural projects, these tools can help evaluate light intensity in your designs.
Photography Backdrops, Tips, Ideas And Props For Beginners
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
People have come to appreciate the beauty of taking photographs. The idea of creating memories for years to come and for future generations is great and exciting. However, gone are the days when photography was restricted to the studio with a black or white backdrop. Photographers are allowing creativity in the world of photography hence making it better than ever before.
Designing Local: Revealing Our Truest Communities
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A revolution in placemaking begins now. We work too hard as urban planners and designers to settle for bland, mediocre places. Our work should be inspiring and creative. Your new day and your community’s reveal is a quick but powerful read away. Help your city, town or neighborhood extract its essence and showcase itself to the world.
Christmas Holly & Berries Ornament to Crochet & Embellish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a crochet pattern for a Holly & Berries Ornament These instructions contain helpful pictures as well. Materials: Green & Red yarn, scissors, Size G & H crochet hooks, yarn needle, bobby pin Approximate size of finished piece: 3" wide x 5" high Please search for more patterns and novels by Kimber Shook.
Impressions of Tulou
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
During the 1980s, Americans saw via satellite images what they thought were missile-launching silos dotting the countryside of Southeast China. The so-called silos turned out to be the tulou, one of China's best-kept architectural secrets. Author Wu Yiyu shares his experiences with these remarkable earth and wood structures, complete with his own drawings.
Beginner Scrapbooking - How to Scrapbook for Beginners
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Series: Scrapbooking Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Sea Glass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Is beginner scrapbooking for you? If you woke up this morning and decided it was time to scrapbook, or maybe you got inspired by a friend or a magazine article and you are just not sure where to begin then this is the place for you. This book goes through all the basics, what tools you will need, how to get organized, what to buy (and not to buy) and how to get started in this fun hobby.
The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teen Actors
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
He’s been called one of the most inspired acting teachers of our time. His internationally acclaimed series of books on The Sanford Meisner Approach have transformed acting programs around the globe. His work as an actor has won him awards around the country. And now, in his most revolutionary book yet, The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teens and Their Teachers.
The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Travelers to Europe or first-year art history students will enjoy this quick and friendly read. Using full-colour high-quality images of some of the world’s most revered art works, "The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less" takes you through the story of European art – from prehistoric times through to contemporary -- in under an hour.
How To Make Mini Gamelan For Gift, Collectible, Decoration and Stationery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Art
This book explains in detail about the history and development of the gamelan in Indonesia and around the world and about the process of making miniature gamelan. This book also explains how to make beautiful artwork, elegant and made suitable for gifts, collections and office equipment.
Ancient Art Tradition: Tibetan Thangka Painting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Tibetan thangka painting is a Buddhist art. It is often overflow with symbolism and allusion, which must be strictly in accordance with Buddhist iconography specified in Buddhist sutras. Commercialization of thangkas since the 1960s has led to a severe decline in the standard of the thangka painting. High-quality, authentic Tibetan thangka is in danger of becoming extinct.
Grasping Digital Photography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Do you love photography? Are your photos the best that they could be? This book will give you the information and techniques to take your photography to a new level. Topics include shutter speed, aperture, color temperature, using flash and much more. You will also find explanations for all those settings on your camera. After reading this book you should become a much better photographer.
Basic Processing to Optimize Your Portraits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
How to process your portrait shots to get the best results without losing the reality of the subject. In other words, how to make the final print as faithful to the subject as possible and not over process so that your sixty year old sitter has the skin of a sixteen year old. Also how to concentrate the viewer's attention on the subject.
Voice Over Agencies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Get Creative, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Whether you're just starting out as a voice over actor or are looking for new representation, you'll need an updated list of agencies. "Voice Over Agencies" contains a comprehensive listing of agencies in the United States that represent voice talent, from commercial voice over to animation to general voice over work.
Practical Digital Portraits
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
In this e-book are 10 chapters, varying in complexity and style, covering many aspects of shooting portraits, from the basics to hiring a studio and shooting on location. There's basic composition, how to use studio lights, lens types and then shooting fashion, portraits, classic, retro and period-themed images. At all times this is a practical book, explaining how to get the shot you want.
Christmas Skate Ornament to Crochet & Embellish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a crochet pattern for a Christmas Skate Ornament. These instructions contain helpful pictures as well. Materials: Yarn, contrasting yarn, pipe cleaner, ruler, pliers, scissors, size G hook. Please search for more patterns and novels by Kimber Shook. Approximate size of finished piece: 4" wide x 3 1/2" high.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This in depth painting demo to be included within my forthcoming book, Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters, explains how to paint the Mona Lisa in sfumato with oils. With numerous images showing the painting in progress accompanied with in-depth instructions. Features include guide to dry-brushing, glazing, troubleshooting and the art materials. With 66 images.