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Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This book examines if traditional and digital photographs can be truthful renditions of the world. It traces the history of photography’s veracity and explores characteristics of photographs that aid or preclude veracity. It outlines factors that continue a belief in photography's high veracity, drawing conclusions in light of post-referential pictures
The Black and White Enthusiast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
How the author, the former editor of The Black and White Enthusiast magazine, processes his black and white images from digital colour images and colour transparencies (slides). Illustrated with many screen shots to show how he works.
One
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Misty Gonzalez and Adriana Olivares-Grady of Hortus Environmental Design Synergy are pleased to announce the release of the anticipated graphic e-book “One”, a simple, refreshing and charming short story inspired by authors such as Shell Silverstein and Norton Juster. Our goal for this book is simple: we want it to be accessible for as many people as possible.
Recycled Beer Can Soda Can Hat Crochet Pattern
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Crochet a retro hat for your earth conservation friends! This is a crochet pattern to make a hat using recycled beer or soda cans. It is crocheted with worsted weight yarn. It will fit an adult. Finished hat has a 22" brim.
Canon 7D Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation With the Canon EOS 7D
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Canon 7D Experience is an e-book user's guide for the Canon EOS 7D that goes beyond the manual to help you learn the features, settings, and controls of this camera, plus when and why to use them in your photography. Learn to use your EOS 7D quickly and competently, to consistently capture the images you desire. Take control of your camera, the image taking process, and the images you create!
Learn How to Draw Portraits of Domestic Animals in Pencil For the Absolute Beginner
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book will help you draw realistic animals in pencil, along the way we will be learning, how we can see through things to make your drawing easy and fun, I will be guiding you through step by step, and after you finish the course you will be drawing animals that you like, like your pet, or friends and neighbors or somebody’s pet, your school drawing projects.
How To Draw An Eye
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book focuses on drawing the perfect eye using a pencil and eraser. Step by step learn how to layer and shade the iris, pupil, brow, eyelid and nasal area. Learn the basics; the structure of the eye, the parts of the eye, and shading methods. Once you master these methods you will be able to use the same methods on the other parts of the face.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps: A Step by Step Demonstration in Portraiture in Oils (after Leonardo Da Vinci)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, 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.
Pencil Drawing For the Beginner
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This instructional manual is for making that ‘two circles’ cat of yours into something more pleasing and distinguishable, for enhancing that sheep which looks like a cloud with a face, for turning your stick figures into cartoons, and more. Learn the very basics of drawing easily by following this step-by-step tutorial and realize that drawing is something that is fun to do.
Zodiac Sign Flowers Photobook - A Collection Of Flower Photographs For Each Sun Sign Vol. 1
Series: Zodiac Sign Flowers Photobooks. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
Zodiac Sign Flowers Photobook - A Collection Of Flower Photographs For Each Sun Sign Vol. 1 features 72 flowers, 6 for each sign of the zodiac. Whether you’re a feisty fire sign, bright and breezy air sign, calm,cool and collected earth sign or an empathetic, emotional water sign Zodiac Sign Flowers Photobook pitches the perfect flower for you.
Poncho & Hat Wine Bottle Cozy Crochet Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
This is a crochet pattern with pictures. Materials: Teal Worsted Weight Yarn, Gray Worsted Weight Yarn, Ruler, Scissors, Size H Hook, Needle Approximate Finished size = Hat = 2” x 2” without Tassels; Poncho = 3 3/8” x 3 3/8” Please search for more designs by Kimber Shook.
The Scottish Highlands - A Photographer's Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A Great Travel Guide. You can use Aviemore as a base to visit the places shown in this book. Scenic drives, majestic castles and wonderful coastlines. Ellen Dean takes her camera to some of her favourite places in the Scottish Highlands from impressive castles to beautiful coastlines via the magnificent Cairngorm Mountains.
Bird Basics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn to draw beautiful, magnificent birds using pencil and watercolor. The book contains 28 chapters, 132 beautiful drawings and photographs on the Bald eagle, Raven, Sparrow, Warbler, Jackdaw, Common Starling, Cormorant, Red Crossbill, Black Bellied Duck, Green Woodpecker and Macaw Parrot. You will learn how to draw, beaks, feathers, heads, bodies and wings.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Film Terms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Film making is an art, but a causal audience can never understand how difficult and skillful this art is. A layman walks into a cinema theater and enjoys the film, but he hardly ever thinks about all those people who are not visible on the screen.
Why do My Ellipses look like Doughnuts? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Still Life Painting Peeves: Colour Theory, Tips and Techniques on Oil Painting Floral Art, Fruit, Crockery and More
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Tips on still life oil painting. Troubleshooting chapters include: ‘I have no interesting objects to paint,’ and ‘how do I make glass look real in my painting?’ Other solutions on offer are for issues surrounding: ellipses, perspectives, backgrounds and colour mixing. With 26 chapters, a step by step demo, glossary, over 100 images and 25,000 words.
Filmmaking, the Hard Way
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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A cynical case study of the feature film production of All God’s Creatures written by multi-hyphenate writer/producer/director/actor Josh Folan, "Filmmaking, the Hard Way" puts low budget filmmaking under the microscope by analyzing the process of making a film from top to bottom with an honesty and transparency rarely found in writings of its kind.
Quilt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Quilt is... a collection of photos I took via phone, edited in phone and posted to IG. I used a lot of editing apps in iOs for some shots and none for others. Hipstamatic; KitCam; Vintique; ProCam; ProHDR; Instasize; Olloclip, you name it... I more than likely used it to compose these images. This is what is going on. Street, landscape and nature photography done by smartphone and/or tablet.
Chunky Heart-Shaped Knitted Washcloth | Knitting Instructions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Existential Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Following up on the response for my St. Valentine's Day heart-shaped washcloth, I have written down the instructions for making a chunky, heart-shaped washcloth using the Trinity Stitch (Raspberry Stitch).
The Codex Cospi
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This is a Mexican codex, one in a series of ten codexes from the Aztec empire which the are being published for the first time ever in digital form this year. They’re hundreds of years old, and date from the time of the Spanish conquest of Mexico. Delight in them. Linger over the images.
Knot a Ring, All Wire Ring Step by Step
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Learn step by step, how to create a great looking ring from one piece of wire and minimal tools.