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Hyper Nature

Philippe Martin · Firefly Books, 2015.
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Philippe Martin revolutionized digital nature photography by "stacking" images. To take one photograph, he will shoot a subject hundreds of times, stack the images into a composite, and then clean up the composite image pixel by pixel. The result is a "quasi-3D" photograph...
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Gaudí

Maria Antonietta Crippa · Taschen, 2015.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

God s architect: Gaudi s ravishing symbiosis between built environment and natural world From the towering Sagrada Familia to the shimmering, textured facade of Casa Batllo and the enchanting landscape of Park Guell, it s easy to see whyAntoni Gaudi (1852 1926) gained the epithet God s architect...
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Sketch!: The Non-Artist's Guide to Inspiration, Technique, and Drawing Daily Life

France Belleville-Van Stone · Watson-Guptill
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Drawing activities, art instruction, and advice for artists and non-artists alike. Urban sketching--the process of drawing on the go as a regular practice--is a hot trend in the drawing world. It's also a practical necessity for creatively minded people in a busy world. In this...
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Stranger To Stranger

Paul Simon
Format: Audio CD

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The Inventor's Complete Handbook: How to Develop, Patent, and Commercialize Your Ideas

James L. Cairns · Atlantic Publishing Company Inc

Touting his book as the best first read for an aspiring inventor, award-winning physicist/oceanographer and life-long inventor Cairns cites that the fundamentals of inventing must be acquired before they can be effectively applied. He begins with the idea: how to get one and what to do when...
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National Geographic The National Parks: An Illustrated History

Kim Heacox · National Geographic
Pages: 367
Format: Print book

An inspired tribute to the astonishing beauty and priceless cultural treasures of America's National Parks, this volume is a lavish celebration of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. National Geographic The National Parks collects the very best of National Geographic's photographs,...
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Van Dyck, Rembrandt, and the Portrait Print

Victoria Sancho Lobis · The Art Institute of Chicago
Pages: 108
Format: Print book

In the last decade of his life, Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641) undertook a printmaking project that changed the conventions of portraiture. In a series later named the Iconography, he portrayed artists alongside kings, courtiers, and diplomats - a radical departure from preexisting conventions....
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The Recording Engineer's Handbook

Bobby Owsinski · Cengage Learning PTR; 3 edition
Format: Paperback

Bobby Owsinski's The Recording Engineer's Handbook has become a music-industry standard, and this fully updated edition once again offers the most comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the art of audio recording. Written with special emphasis on today's technology and the evolving...
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Pop Art

Klaus Honnef · Taschen, 2015.
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

Whaam! When the kitschy, banal, and mass-market became art Peaking in the 1960s, Pop Art began as a revolt against mainstream approaches to art and culture and evolved into a wholesale interrogation of modern society, consumer culture, the role of the artist, and of what constituted...
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Expressionism

Norbert Wolf · Taschen
Pages: 95
Format: Print book

This visceral life: Seeing the world through Expressionist eyes
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Modern Calligraphy Workshop: The Creative Art of Pen, Brush and Chalk Lettering

Imogen Owen · Quadrille Publishing
Pages: 143
Format: Paperback

Learn how to create beautiful, hand-lettered stationery, art, and other decorations with Modern Calligraphy, a sophisticated, interactive book full of exquisite sample alphabets, fun exercises, and simple step-by-step projects. From modern calligraphy in ink to hand lettering in chalk on blackboard...
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The Art of Zentangle: 50 inspiring drawings, designs & ideas for the meditative artist

Penny Raile · Walter Foster Publishing
Format: Print book

Zentangle® is a meditative process of creating art, wherein simple shapes and lines combine to make a complicated and interesting final piece of artwork. The focus of Zentangle is on the process of creation, rather than the end result. The beauty of Zentangle is that there is no right...
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Botanical Line Drawing: 200 Step-by-Step Flowers, Leaves, Cacti, Succulents, and Other Items Found in Nature

Peggy Dean · Pigeon Letters, The
Pages: 216
Format: Paperback

Line Drawing is an easy art form featuring illustrative, doodle-like designs. It's used widely among artists of many types with both fine and bold lines, creating different variations. This book walks through drawing very simple doodles, into more elaborate, delicate illustrations,...
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The Complete Drawing Course: Your Step by Step Guide to Drawing and Sketching in Pencil, Ink, Charcoal, Pastel, or Colored Pencil

David Poxon · Chartwell Books, an imprint of Book Sales, a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA, 2015. Â2015.
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Learn to sketch beautifully and effortlessly, just like the professionals!This book features 40 lessons, 14 side by side demonstrations where two different artists explore the same subject, and a wealth of exercises, all aimed at helping you learn skills with the maximum of enjoyment.With...
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