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Chapter 5 - Texture Painting (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Using Photoshop as the primary technical tool, this chapter covers various fundamentals to equip artists with the necessary theory and practical tips to work efficiently and confidently with their texture painting requirements.
Poems
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Poems by Dr. Claus is a collection of black and white photographs taken by the author that seem to be illuminated by the starry skies as you walk along a garden path or a coastline. The photographs share the pages with poems that will delight your heart and whisper tenderly to you of love. Come join Dr. Claus on an evening walk across time, where poetry is the language.
Newborn Portrait Studio Business Pack
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
A set of three books to guide you in your newborn portrait studio business. Includes: Newborn Portrait Posing Guide & Lighting Diagrams, Getting Newborn Portrait Clients & Keeping Them, and Pricing Packages for Profit.
Chapter 10 - reactor (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
REACTOR IS AN INTERACTIVE PHYSICS engine from Havok that was integrated into 3ds Max 6 and has since become a robust and efficient way for creating all kinds of dynamic simulations in 3ds Max. Thanks to reactor, many animators and visual FX artists from all over the world were finally able to create believable and realistic dynamic animations in an extremely short amount of time.
Chapter 9 - Advanced mental ray Lighting (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This chapter delves into the advanced lighting techniques used within mental ray. We will focus on a CG-interior scene, an outdoor scene with HDR (High Dynamic Range) lighting, and then tie the two subjects together.
Chapter 8 - Render to Texture (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
One of the main techniques used to reduce rendering calculation time is to remove all light calculations from a scene. In real time 3D, it is done by pre-processing all lighting solutions prior to loading the 3D content. All these light calculations, complex or not, are put directly into the texture maps of the models. This process is called render to texture or texture baking.
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.
Chapter 4 - Advanced Unwrapping (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, I will try to cover techniques that should save you time and effort when unwrapping your meshes, whether inorganic surfaces or organic, fluid forms. Further on, I will discuss more advanced concepts of UVW mapping and try to explain what those coordinates really are, how they are seen by the 3D software, and how you should approach them for best results.
Chapter 3 - Advanced mental ray Shaders (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter, I begin by pointing out some of the older material and giving you advice on what not to use anymore for both materials and shaders within mental ray.
Chapter 2 - Composition (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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The best works catch the viewer’s attention and draw them in. But what are the tools and techniques architectural artists can employ to do that? That is the essence of good composition, and what this chapter is about.
Pricing Packages For Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
The easy guide to pricing your portrait studio products for maximum profit. Contains information on how to package and price your studio products, and how to put together a price list for your studio.
Fashion Photo Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A collection of fashion digital photos (5). I may inspire you!!! This is for artistic inspiration. This is a fashion photo book, no text. Meet the Author Tatiana Samarina is a European-based writer and model for more than 10 years. ©TatianaSamarina holds the rights to these photos and keeps all records for verification.
Easy Steps To Better Pencil Drawings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Incorporate these ideas into your drawings and you should see them improve and yourself enjoying them more, as well. These are the best ideas the author has used in her 30 years as a professional illustrator and fine artist. It is written in a concise and easy to understand manner, without a lot of extra fluff, for beginners and professionals.
Halloween Bunting Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to create little Halloween flags: a devil, ghost, candy corn, pumpkin, bat and frankenstein. Size: each flag is 6.5 inches wide and 8 inches long. (16.5 x 20.5 cm).
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.
Shelly's Blackwork Fillers Volume 2
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is the Second Book of a large series on Blackwork embroidery. In this book there is a series of 50 easy blackwork filler designs, good for beginners, with a free sampler template to use some of your designs.
Silence Is a Four-Letter Word: On Art & Deafness (The Tenth Anniversary Edition)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by Handtype Press. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
In 2002, Raymond Luczak handed us his call to arms for deaf artists everywhere. Ten years later, he revisits the book that challenged assumptions about being a deaf artist. Has anything changed? Yes and no. His meditations on what makes art “art” and deafness “deaf” asks artists--whether deaf or not--to rethink their work and live differently. Observations made from the past decade are included.
Movie Marketing Made Simple
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
As a filmmaker, one of the biggest problems YOU have is finding a traditional distribution deal (that actually makes sense) for your movie. And while it is nice to imagine that your movie will end up winning Sundance and become the next BIG Hollywood success story, the odds of this happening are like winning the lottery. This guide presents you with a no-fluff movie marketing overview!
How To Draw Fantasy Characters - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Drawing Fantasy Characters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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If you want to create your own fantasy world filled with your own character creations, try the “How to Draw Fantasy Characters” guide. This guide will help you learn how to create unique characters of all kinds, while also teaching you the basics of human anatomy. You’ll also get tips of how to get inspired and how to create characters of all shapes and sizes.
Printers' Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Printers Tales is a compilation of over 30 stories, from various authors, about the printing industry in the pre-digital age.