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IPHONEOGRAPHY: A guide to using the camera on your Apple iPhone & iPod Touch 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This concise eBook shows you how to get the full capability from your iPhone or iPod Touch camera and outlines basic photographic principals. In addition to all this, find out how you can turn the iPhone into a useful camera or even to film video with. Also the lowdown on some of the best apps.
23 Questions from Teachers that Artists Can Help Answer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This collection of articles is for teachers who would like to explore working with artists in their school classrooms. It addresses intriguing problems teachers are grappling with and matches them with the special skills and innovative problem-solving that artists use in their work every day.
Ayos: The Heir with the Crimson Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
“Ayos: The Heir with the Crimson Eyes” tells of how a seemingly ordinary boy learns about his extraordinary destiny. Despite how young he is, Jin regards life with much disinterest. Jin feels that there must be more to it. It seems that an ordinary life is all that Jin can look forward to, until he meets a mysterious man named Khronus and learns that he is not an ordinary person.
Listening to Life’s Messages
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Adapted from the works of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson Professions, Medical Science, The Arts, Science, Sports, Miscellaneous
Virtuism -- Philosophy and the Aesthetics of Virtue
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Virtuism is about the aesthetics of human virtue, how virtuous acts produce in us the same experience as great works of art. Witnessing or creating a virtuous act produces the aesthetic experience. The giving of the good feeling of the aesthetic or "art" experience gives evidence that life has a higher meaning. The book "Virtuism" also discusses other philosophical aspects of the virtue and art.
A Brief History of the Celebration
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Peter and Johanna are lovers and best of all good friends. They are about to embark on a celebration of her first one-woman show at a major gallery. But there is more...much, much more...to this celebration. And the best is yet to come.
Stepping off the Mat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Developing self-esteem, confidence and the determination to see projects through while teaching the world and your supervisor how you wish to be treated is the essence of this book.
Hand-Dyes For Sale: How I Turned My Hobby Into A Business
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Price: Free! Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Have you ever wanted to turn a favorite craft or art-based hobby into a business? Melissa reveals both frustrating and funny experiences with her hand-dyed fabric business. What started as a simple, online shop soon filled her days (and nights) with new challenges, opportunities, and unexpected visitors.
Where the HeArt is
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Will travel fix Ann's broken life? Suddenly bereft of both partner and job, Ann needs to find a new direction. Connecting frayed threads of family and finding herself in what she calls "art events" in America is rewarding, but no preparation for the totally unexpected—in more ways than one—things that happen in London. Ann returns home to New Zealand both shaken and stirred.
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A Sample: Margot Fonteyn once was surprised to find out that a man she had thought was half-Oriental was actually 100% Panamanian. It turned out that as a boy he had lived in Japan. His face was injured in an earthquake, and the Japanese doctors performing plastic surgery on him had given him an Oriental appearance.