Books tagged: alpine

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How to Photograph Alpine Ski Racing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
This book is focused specifically on capturing stunning images of alpine (downhill) ski racers on the slalom and gs courses. Amateur photographers can see what kinds of photographs are possible and learn how to get them. Many photographs of actual ski races are used throughout to illustrate the many helpful tips. This guide will help you get dramatic action shots of your friends and family!
The Gray King
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Gray King had been sleeping a deep, long and dreamless slumber. A long time had passed since he had roamed the earth and a lot had changed since the last time he had opened his eyes. This is a short story set in a mystic fantasy world. Or is it?
The Only Genuine Jones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Two climbers. One victor. In the visionary climbing community of late 19th century Britain, two rivals clash on and off the crags. No mountain is too hard to climb--no price too high to pay.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
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Price: Free! Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
This outlines how, where and why to explore mountains, and then explains some simple science. Both these very different topics are beautiful and give pleasure. The last two chapters suggest what beauty and pleasure may be, how they arose and vary, and how they guide our choices and decisions. It has about 88 pictures, 483 references and 150 anecdotes. Read with e.g. Calibre, not Adobe. Aug 20 2014