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Dirt Cheap Photo Guide to Grand Teton National Park
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
The Dirt Cheap Photo Guide to Grand Teton National Park is written for three distinct travelers; the photo enthusiast, the family photographer and the travel fan. In twelve chapters, pro photographer Jeff Clow takes the readers on a guided tour of the park with instructions as to where to find the best photo spots at the best times. Both famous and lesser known landscape locations are highlighted.
Look, Up on the Screen! The Big Book of Superhero Movie Reviews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lifelong superhero fan and author A.P. Fuchs has made it his mission to see every superhero movie that’s been brought to screen. Collected here are his first one hundred reviews, covering the major blockbusters of today to the lesser-known super flicks of yesterday along with everything in between.
Dinamiche della forma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: Italian. Published: September 20, 2017 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Molti aspetti della vita ci accomunano gli uni agli altri ma è il nostro e personale modo di guardarli a renderci veramente unici. È possibile che uno schema percettivo determinato diventi coscienza particolare? Questa è una delle domande che anima silenziosamente “Dinamiche della forma”. Si parlerà di arte, dell'essere umano e di come questi si uniscano in un continuo scambio reciproco.
Covering Rose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Women's sexuality, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two books in one! A dozen individual, fully illustrated articles covering each of my books and associated cover photo shoots, buffered by a plethora of my usual vaguely fictionalized non-fiction tales and occasional fantasy piece. As always, the sometimes painful (and this time lavishly illustrated) truth section, plus visual interludes sprinkled liberally throughout.
How to Draw Portraits
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
How to Draw Portraits is a unique collection of techniques, terminology, and examples for the beginner and advanced graphite artist. Over one hundred illustrations support carefully reviewed explanations of elemental technique. Simulate skin texture with circularism. Find out how to draw hair, and how to break down complex shapes into simple abstract components.
Billson Film Database
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 511,510. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anne Billson has collected short reviews of over 4000 films into one ebook. You won't find reviews of every film ever made, or of the latest blockbuster, but you will have fun browsing (and perhaps disagreeing with) the personal and often unorthodox opinions of a widely published and respected film writer. Find out which films made her laugh, which made her cry, and which have cats in them!
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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).
Anne Billson on Film 2010
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. Billson combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style, and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Anne Billson on Film 2009
Price: Free! Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian newspaper which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. She combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Grand Teton National Park - A Photographer's Site Shooting Guide 1
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a photographer's shooting guide for Jackson Hole, WY complete with photos of all locations and links to Google map pointers to pinpoint each exact shooting location. This replaces "Jackson Hole, WY - A Photographer's Shooting Guide" with updated information and an additional 30 sites for a total of 115 great sites to photograph the Teton Mountains.
Bronze Casting Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Cast your own small bronze. A complete tutorial taking you step by step through an easily achievable casting project for professional sculptors and hobbyists. The method described in this manual is called the thin ceramic shell, lost wax technique as used by commercial foundries. The method has been scaled down for domestic usage.
Ontario's Old Mills
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » History » History of things
(4.00 from 1 review)
A 250 page guide to over 180 Historical Mills in Ontario, Canada. This Guide includes directions and GPS locations, Hundreds of photos as well as photo tips both generally and specific to each site. Included is a short history of each site including such details as the builder, type of milling and current use. You will also find 10 Self guided tours to get you started.
Underground Railway Theater, Engine of Delight & Social Change
Price: Free! Words: 125,820. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
JULIE TAYMOR: "I am delighted to see this ebook on the great output of the Underground Railway Theater...a testament to the unbridled experimentation & success they have achieved." Written by the founding co-directors, with VIDEOS of PERFORMANCES combining ACTORS, PUPPETS & MUSIC in the DEVISING OF ENGAGED PLAYS from improvisation, it also includes PUPPET-COMMISSIONS from orchestras like the BSO
Rose Art
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,550. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A visual buffet of over 80 works of Rose art just waiting to be savored, including brief insights, quips, and my sometimes painful Truth-and-Consequences section to give you the inside scoop on the artistic delight before you.
Roots: Stand Up for the Artist Within
Price: Free! Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
(5.00 from 1 review)
Roots make us grow. In Hegarty's book, he digs deep into his own roots so he can show us how to find our own artistic identity. He inspires us to grow our creativity from the soil of our own conviction. This book nurtures us so we can build a strong foundation to be more confident and amazing artists.
Don't Chew on the Sharp End of the Pencil
Price: Free! Words: 22,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of writing stories to inspire authors and help laypeople find the writer within.
Art After Midnight: The East Village Scene
Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Music » Punk
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 1980s the art world turned upside down as punks and graffiti artists suddenly catapulted to center stage. This insightful book captures the social environment that launched artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf, while chronicling the rise and fall of the East Village scene. Now updated with exclusive never-before-seen photos and images.
Principles and Practices of Lighting Design: The Art of Lighting Composition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A complete handbook on Lighting Design with both Artistic and Technical approaches for the beginning to advanced lighting designer. Philip Gordon, PhD, LC, NCQLD, has written a "must have" handbook that includes applications and case studies as well as updated product advances, specifications, resources and guides. Suitable for educational programs, professionals and related design fields.
War Paint ! A Pictorial History of the 4th Marine Division at War in the Pacific. Volume I - The Marshall Islands (Roi & Namur)
Series: War Paint ! A Pictorial History of the 4th Marine Division at War in the Pacific. Price: Free! Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The War Paint series is profusely illustrated with original photographs and artworks, some seldom seen by the public. This four volume series covers all the battles that the 4th Marine Division participated: Volume One covers the battle for Roi and Namur in the Marshall Islands.
Turquoise Stone of Heaven
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book offers an in-depth look at the geology and cultural history of one of humanity’s oldest and most beautiful gemstones, by an author with twenty years of experience as a jeweler, gem and mineral retailer, and research scientist.