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Photos Framed: A Fresh Look at the World's Most Memorable Photographs

Ruth Thomson · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Portrait. Nature. Art. Documentary. A look at some of the worlds most iconic photographs invites viewers to focus on the mediums place in art and history.Photographs can be beautiful or harrowing, honest or manipulative, dramatic or comforting. Photos Framed explores twenty-seven of the most...
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Creative Photography Lab: 52 Fun Exercises for Developing Self-Expression with your Camera.

Steve Sonheim · Quarry Books; First Edition, First edition
Format: Paperback

Go ahead, have fun with your photography. Creative Photography Lab is a collection of fun and silly photography exercises designed to teach you something about your camera (and yourself!). Whether you're rockin' a digital SLR, a point and shoot, or even a phone camera, this book...
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Fifteen Minutes Outside: 365 Ways to Get Out of the House and Connect with Your Kids

Rebecca Cohen · Sourcebooks
Pages: 228
Format: Paperback

What if you got outside every day, and what if you could get your kids to come along? It sounds modest, but the effects, as dynamic outdoor spokesperson Rebecca Cohen herself can testify, are profound. This inspiring collection of activities gives families an idea for every day of the year,...

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How to Photograph Absolutely Everything

Tom Ang · DK ADULT
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

This comprehensive step-by-step guide to photographing an unbelievably wide range of subjects includes hundreds of inspirational images, each of which is accompanied by detailed step-by-step instructions. From sporting events and safaris to family gatherings and flowers, this is the most...
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A Thousand Mornings

Mary Oliver · Penguin Press; 1 edition
Format: Book

Mornings with the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver... In these pages, Oliver shares the wonder of dawn, the grace of animals, and the transformative power of attention. Whether studying the leaves of a tree or mourning her adored dog, Percy, she is ever patient in her observations...

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Expressive Photography: The Shutter Sisters' Guide to Shooting from the Heart

Tracey Clark · Focal Press; 1 edition
Format: Print book

When a photograph captivates you and stirs your soul, you know it instinctively. You not only see the image, you feel it. But how do you capture shots like that with your own camera? How do you make your photographs worth the proverbial thousand words? From portraits to landscapes, still-lifes...
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Attracting Native Pollinators: The Xerces Society Guide, Protecting North America's Bees and Butterflies

The Xerces Society · Storey
Pages: 371
Format: Paperback

With the recent decline of the European honey bee, it is more important than ever to encourage the activity of other native pollinators to keep your flowers beautiful and your grains and produce plentiful. In Attracting Native Pollinators, you'll find ideas for building nesting structures...
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National Geographic Stunning Photographs

Annie Griffiths · National Geographic Soc
Format: Hardcover

Capturing the moment in which a firecracker explodes into a burst of electric energy or the last rays of the sun as it stretches across a red-rock valley, certain special photos offer an unrivalled conduit to the world around us. Shot by National Geographic's most renowned photographers...
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A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail)

Bill Bryson · Broadway; 1ST edition
Pages: 304
Format: Audiobook

A CLASSIC FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF ONE SUMMER Back in America after twenty years in Britain, Bill Bryson decided to reacquaint himself with his native country by walking the 2,100-mile Appalachian Trail, which stretches from Georgia to Maine. The AT offers an astonishing...
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The Complete Photographer

Tom Ang · DK Publishing; First American Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Taking the successful thematic approach of How to Photograph Absolutely Everything and combining it with the practical tools and genre tutorials of Digital Photography Masterclass, The Complete Photographer encourages photographers to explore every discipline and experiment with different...
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The Great Black Swamp III: Further Historical Tales of Northwest Ohio

Jim Mollenkopf
Format: Paperback

Mollenkopf, Jim
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When Photography Really Works

Val Williams
Format: Book

Every day and all over the world, millions of people take countless photographs. Yet only a few of those images stand out from the rest, demand the world's attention, and survive the test of time. This unusual new book showcases 100 outstanding photographers and points out the unique...

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Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder

Richard Louv
Format: Book

Gathering thoughts from parents, teachers, researchers, environmentalists and other concerned parties, Louv argues for a return to an awareness of and appreciation for the natural world. Not only can nature teach kids science and nurture their creativity, he says, nature needs its children:...

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National Geographic Image Collection

National Geographic · Focal Point
Format: Hardcover

Behind National Geographic's worldwide reputation as a powerhouse of photography lies one of the finest, most extensive, and most unique graphic resources on Earth: the National Geographic Image Collection. For the first time ever, readers will plumb the fascinating depths of this immense...
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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

Cheryl Strayed · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 315
Format: Print book

Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection.

A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven-hundred-mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe - and built her back up again.

At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake...
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