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Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted? by Michael Shapter
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
Art & Money by Julia Trops
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct
Art & Money: This is not a thick book, nor one that it will take you a long time to read if you read it like a novel. This is not a novel however, and I don't give you superfluous chatter and nonsensical musings. This book is about artists and money, artists in the community, artists supporting artists, artists and businesses, and about artists and charities.
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 by Rachel Shirley
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.
Fotografia di Stock - come affrontare la crisi con una rendita sicura by Lorenzo Codacci
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 45,340. Language: Italian. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
I numeri indicano che il microstock è un vero e proprio business, un mercato globale che alla fine dello scorso anno ha raggiunto il valore di 5.1 milioni di $ con più di 550.000 clienti attivi. In questo senso l’opera di Lorenzo Codacci è davvero interessante: non una semplice raccolta di istruzioni per l’uso ma un vero approccio olistico al mondo della fotografia di stock.
Canon 7D Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation With the Canon EOS 7D by Douglas Klostermann
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!
Filmmaking, the Hard Way by Josh Folan
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(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Screenwriting Down to the Atoms: Digging Deeper into the Craft of Cinematic Storytelling by Michael Welles Schock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Screenwriting Down to the Atoms" represents the next generation of screenwriting guides. Using fresh approaches and new discoveries, "Atoms" looks closer and digs deeper to explore concepts in greater detail while pushing thought further with new, never before seen methods. Atoms allows readers to fully grasp the art of storytelling and execute it like never before.
Shaping Stone - Volume One - The Art of Carving Soapstone by Stephen C Norton
Series: Shaping Stone, Book 1. Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn to Carve Soapstone! This easy to follow guide shows you how to select stone, see the image inside, the tools needed, the professional techniques to use, and how to take a block of dusty soapstone and carve it into a beautiful, polished piece of art, worthy of a master sculptor! Sound interesting? Well, buy the book, grab a few tools and a chunk of soapstone, and let’s start carving.
101 Movies About Women Directed By Women by Susan Winlaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Women want to watch movies that appeal to their sensibilities. This book helps find movies that will deliver. There aren't enough movies about women/women's issues coming out of Hollywood and even fewer feature films directed by women. But there are quite a few available if you look beyond the current fare in the theaters. Find entertaining films and support women directors with this book.
Pack Ahorro, Compra 2: 1200 Chistes para partirse, de Berto Pedrosa & Aprende a dibujar en una hora, de R. Brand Aubery by Berto Pedrosa & R. Brand Aubery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015 by PROMeBOOK. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Ahorra al comprar juntos estos dos ebooks: 1200 Chistes para partirse, de Berto Pedrosa & Aprende a dibujar en una hora, de R. Brand Aubery
Beading Fun 'n Stuff by Bryan Gibson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Even Delilah likes Beading Fun n' Stuff is a tongue-in-cheek treatise on adventures of a home beading jewelry business. This fun to read set of critical insider skills are provided for the use of tools, gems, metals, torched glass, photo/camera secrets and home studio basics from a perspective that only a candid and fun loving senior can provide. All this and a parrot to boot.
Trang trí nội thất - Theo phong thủy học. by Dong A Sang
Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sách nêu những bí quyết giúp cho chúng ta thiết kế, bố trí nhà cửa tiện dụng, đẹp đẽ; bắt mỗi đồ vật phải lên tiếng nói tích cực nhất, có lợi nhất; góp phần giúp gia đình “an cư lạc nghiệp”.
Through Colonial Eyes by Spatio Temprey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The story of Australian Colonial art from precolonial times, discovery, settlement and exploration to the centenary period (1880s) through the eyes of the artists at the time.
Diego Rivera y Frida Kahlo. El amor entre el elefante y la paloma by Gabriel Sanchez
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: Spanish. Published: July 12, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Por estas páginas desfilan el colorido Coyoacán y el ambiente bohemio de París o Nueva York. Personajes como León Trosky y Tina Modotti, la famosa Casa Azul y las banderas rojas y, por supuesto, la famosa historia de amor entre Frida y Diego, como arquetipo de una época tumultuosa y aventuras transitorias.
Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior translated by Thomas & Sona Hoisington by Evgenia Kirichenko
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Translated for the first time into English, Kirichenko’s absorbing account brings to life the history of Russia’s largest church--its origins, conception, the fits and starts of its planning and construction, the life that developed in and around the Cathedral, its demise in the Soviet period--and its recent reincarnation.
Virtuism -- Philosophy and the Aesthetics of Virtue by Robert Pearson
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: 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.
Modern Fighting for Stage and Screen by Russ Normandy
Series: Out of Harm's Way, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Techniques and safety procedures for staging unarmed and firearms fights for plays and films.
The Coolest People in Art: 250 Anecdotes by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,960. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
This books contain 250 anecdotes, including this one: A friend of TV’s Mister Rogers used to paint trees when he was a little boy. Once, he painted a tree blue, and someone criticized his choice of colors. For years, he stopped painting trees — until a teacher told him that artists can paint things any color they want.
The Shy Artist's Guide to Answering Questions: How to respond to all those annoying questions and comments you get from your customers by Loretta Alvarado
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
How many times have you heard, "Do you make these?" or, "I'll be back?" If you want to get your work out into the world, you're going to have to talk to people. And, you'll to have to respond to the same questions and comments repeatedly. This book is filled with best ways to respond to the most common questions and comments that you might hear when showing your art or craft in public.
Letras de cine by Luis Arrieta Erdozain
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Este libro incluye catorce ensayos que describen catorce modos de observar el mundo y entender el cine, catorce estilos de contar un fragmento de existencia, catorce obras cinematográficas que han modificado el desarrollo de ese organismo que llamamos séptimo arte.