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Harmonious Color Schemes; no-nonsense approach using the Color Wheel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn to use The Color Wheel as a tool to help achieve color harmony in your paintings and discover how it serves to simplify color mixing. This approach is suitable for the beginner student as well as the professional artist and It can be applied to any subject or style of art forms. Color harmony is essential to all good art no matter the medium, subject or style.
Film and Photography on the Front Range
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Film and Photography on the Front Range will acquaint the reader with the stories of many photographers of this Colorado region. From the earliest Rocky Mountain daguerreotypist in 1851, landscape pioneers, portraitists, silent filmmakers, theater commercial producers, fine arts photographers, to photojournalists, you will discover a picturesque history of Colorado image making.
Fantastic Ferrocement - For Practical, permanent Elven Architecture, Follies, Fairy Gardens and Other Virtuous Ventures
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
If you have ever wanted to sculpt or build in a permanent material that is extremely strong and can be moulded to any shape, ferrocement is the medium for you - and this concise book shows you how. Tools, techniques and sample projects - a garden pot, angel, dome, and more - are all logically described and illustrated. The many photos showing the building of Cafe Eutopia will inspire and inform.
Dancing Through History: In Search of the Stories That Define Canada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Some people travel to discover a country’s architecture; others to sample its cuisine, or experience its nature. For author Lori Henry, travel is a way to discover a country's dances.
Nikon D7000 Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Nikon D7000
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Nikon D7000 Experience is an e-book user's guide that goes beyond the D7000 manual to help you learn when and why to use the various features, controls, and custom settings of this powerful camera. LEARN to use your D7000, quickly and competently, to create the types of images you want to capture. TAKE CONTROL of your camera, the image taking process, and the photos you create!
Epic Images of Civil War Battles ~ Changing Views of a War
Series: Assorted Writings, Book 2. Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Military
American Civil War panoramas (and related large paintings) returned to older, but still popular, European visual traditions to memorialize the War. Prior to the invention of photographic film fast enough to capture a battle, panoramas were the most popular visual exploration of Civil War. This made it a natural medium of visual expression as the country reexamined the War.Illus. NOT included
Make It Or Break It; Stained Glass For Beginners, 2nd Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by CWS Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
The innovative stained glass textbook by award winning stained glass artist Phillip McKee, who was also injured as a firefighter at the Pentagon fighting the fires spawned by the terrorist attacks on 9-11. Easy to follow lessons guide you through all the stages of making stained glass art. Includes links to free videos, patterns and trial design software.
Ten Steps to Better dSLR Photography - The Guide to Taking Control of Your Camera and the Images You Create
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Ten Steps to Better dSLR Photography is a guide to help digital SLR photographers take control of their camera and the images they create. Capturing great images with your dSLR should not be the occasional result of chance and luck. By taking control of your camera, its functions, and its settings you can begin to work with consistency and intention and take the photos you desire.
Filmmaking Stuff - How To Make, Market and Sell Your Movie Without The Middleman!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,220. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The future of filmmaking is not Hollywood. It is the thousands of independent filmmakers empowered by the digital revolution. Filmmaking Stuff shows YOU how to get the script, use crowdfunding to raise the money, make the journey from screenplay to screen, distribute your movie, and then build an audience eager to see your next movie!
When They Go and You Do Not: A Blog and Plays about Dying and Coming Back to Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
WHEN THEY GO AND YOU DO NOT: A blog and Plays about Dying and Coming Back to Life chronicles the author’s journey through the untimely death of her husband, Tony Shultz, from mesothelioma. Merson continues documenting the healing process through her plays as experience turns to memory. Her included most recent solo play completes the first cycle of healing for the wife turned widow.
A City Beautiful Dream: The 1912 Vision for Colorado Springs
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The city’s potential was clear to civic architect Charles Mulford Robinson, though he acknowledged the city’s previous planning mistakes and ill-conceived design choices, like the grid of wide streets and the “unfortunate spacing” of median “parking strips” on Cascade Avenue. Robinson’s recommendations, reproduced as this book, were formed from his observations described in two reports.
Step by Step Design a House with Autocad Architecture
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This eBook provides a step-by-step introduction to design a two-storey house with basement and roof-attic,using Autocad Architecture. Completing this book you will have created the following drawings: Floor plan, Elevations, Sections, 3D Views, Door - Window Schedule, Room Finish Schedule. Tutorials demonstrate how to use Autocad Architecture to design a House.
Locked Into Cinema
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The author goes beyond reviewing hundreds of films and instead analyzes the political framework in which these movies have appeared.
Spacetecture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Abridgment of the fully illustrated SPACETECTURE, part of a trilogy of books and interactive content exploring space and its transformation in the information age. The emphasis is on computing design applications, but the concept of space is also explored from an interdisciplinary approach ranging from geometry to psychology of perception.
How to Future Proof Your Home: A Guide to Building with Energy Intelligence in Cold Climates
Price: $24.97 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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Professionally accredited author Shane Wolffe aims to show readers how to cost effectively build homes to be up to 85 percent more energy efficient, even in extreme climates. The book is based on building principles that work and were pioneered in Saskatchewan, Canada – a place with one of the most extreme climates in the world where yearly temperatures range from -40°C (-40F) to 35°C (95F).
Videographer's Audio Handbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Videographers' Audio Handbook s designed for media students, working videographers, and the home video enthusiast. By using the sound principles discussed in this book and by applying the specific work related explanations, the reader will improve on the overall sound quality of their video projects.
How to Succeed as a Graphic Designer
Price: $42.00 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
Do you want to find out how to increase your value in today’s marketplace? Why you don’t have the job you want. Learn what they don’t teach in school. Gain access to years of on-the-job professional designer knowledge. Teachings only a master passes to his apprentice. Enjoy employability in any economy. Really learn how a graphic designer succeeds. Learn about the true business of graphic design.
The Social Function of the Poster
Price: $50.00 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Josep Renau was an influential Spanish artist, intellectual, and political activist during the Spanish Civil War, and one of the first of his peers to assess the poster’s role in society. In this treatise, first published in 1937, the artist records the history of the poster, establishes its taxonomy, and provides a critical analysis of mass-produced art that remains relevant today.
Housing Policy and the Dynamics of Housing Delivery in Nigeria: Lagos State as Case Study
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by MakeWay Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book examines issues such as the problem of inadequate quality housing, evolution of slums and squatter settlements, problem of land and funding for housing, urban poverty, educational factors and the specific demographic characteristics of Lagos urban residents. Also, there is a re-examination of the contribution of the National Housing Programmes and Policies to housing delivery in Lagos.
LEED GA Mock Exams: Questions, Answers, and Explanations: A Must-Have for the LEED Green Associate Exam, Green Building LEED Certification, and Sustainability
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
From this book, you will be able to: 1. Identify your weakness through practice questions 2. Learn to work well under the pressure of timed tests 3. Check your responses against the solutions 4. Understand the solutions for the difficult questions through the explanations 5. Fully understand the scope, difficulty level, and format of the LEED Green Associate Exam