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Digital Photography Through the Year, 2nd Edition

Tom Ang · Dk Publishing, 2016.
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Digital Photography Through the Year is your essential companion to capturing the most beautiful moments of every season. Updated to include all the latest technological developments and creative trends, this guide is packed with practical explanations of key techniques and tips and tricks...
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Downton Abbey - A Celebration: The Official Companion to All Six Seasons

Jessica Fellowes · St. Martin's Press, 2015. ©2015
Pages: 317
Format: Print book

"Downton Abbey set a new standard, and it's probable that in 20 or 50 years critics will look back and say that this was period drama at its very best, often imitated but never bettered." -- The Daily MailSince the moment we first entered Downton Abbey in 1912, we have been swept...
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Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention of Seeing

Laura J. Snyder · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The remarkable story of how an artist and a scientist in seventeenth-century Holland transformed the way we see the world.On a summer day in 1674, in the small Dutch city of Delft, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek -- a cloth salesman, local bureaucrat, and self-taught natural philosopher -- gazed...
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How to Record at Home on a Budget

Chad Johnson · Hal Leonard; Pap/Psc edition
Format: Print book

(RECORDING INSTRUCTION) . Home recording has never before seen the popularity it's experiencing today. Whether it's simply a laptop with a camera microphone or a decked-out studio with tens of thousands of dollars in equipment, more people are recording their music at home now than...
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AcrylicWorks: Ideas and Techniques for Today's Artists

Nancy Reyner · North Light Books, 2014.
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

A tribute to the expressiveness of today's artists and the incredible versatility of the medium, AcrylicWorks features 126 contemporary masterpieces. This stunning collection covers a wide range of styles and subjects from intimate portraits and ultra-realistic wildlife paintings to sweeping...
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Pop Art: Create Your Own Striking Wall Art

Thomas Bohler · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Pop Art is eye-catching, bold, recognizable and, best of all, it's easy to reproduce - making it fantastic for beginners. Thomas Bohler explains all the fundamentals including materials, tools and the basic techniques - which are all acrylic based - as well as everything you need to know...
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The Photography Exercise Book: Training Your Eye to Shoot Like a Pro

Bert Krages · Allworth
Pages: 216
Format: Print book

Since the beginning of the twentieth century, photographic composition has been taught mostly by applying principles from the field of graphic design. But the factor that distinguishes the work of master photographers is their ability to see and describe scenes visually. This book follows...
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The Brilliant History of Color in Art

Victoria Finlay · J Paul Getty Museum
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

The history of art is inseparable from the history of color. And what a fascinating story they tell together: one that brims with an all-star cast of characters, eye-opening details, and unexpected detours through the annals of human civilization and scientific discovery. Enter critically...
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Songs of the Piano Stars: 24 Hits from the Great Piano Singer/Songwriters

Ruth Power · Wise Publications
Pages: 152
Format: Musical score

(Piano Collection) . The piano is unquestionably a timeless instrument that has never, and will never, go out of fashion in popular music. The beauty of the keys, when married with the right singer or songwriter, has the power to create truly momentous music, and Songs of the Piano Stars...
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Dolce Vita Confidential: Fellini, Loren, Pucci, Paparazzi, and the Swinging High Life of 1950s Rome

Shawn Levy · W W Norton
Pages: 464
Format: Print book

A romp through the worlds of film, fashion, and titillating journalism that made 1950s Rome the sexiest city on the planet. From the ashes of World War II, Rome was reborn as the epicenter of film, fashion, creative energy, tabloid media, and bold-faced libertinism that made "Italian"...
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The urban sketchbook : urban sketches, a personal account

Sergi Cámara · Barron's
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

Sketching is an artistic form of expression that has been practiced by countless creative people since time immemorial. In the past, it was not considered "artwork" in itself, but an intimate look at the artist's surroundings that might be utilized to study, learn, and grow. The Urban...
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Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes: Transform Ordinary Places into Extraordinary Scenes

Joyce Hicks · North Light Books
Format: Hardcover

Learn the Art of Seeing and tap into the beauty of the everyday!The scenes around you dont have to be perfect to inspire beautiful watercolor paintings. In Painting Beautiful Watercolor Landscapes, Joyce Hicks shows you how to transform ordinary landscapes into gorgeous, lush works of art.First...
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The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution

Bryan Shih · Nation Books
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

October 2016 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, an organization that remains one of the most misunderstood of the twentieth century. But beyond the labels of "extremist" and "violent" that have marked the party, and behind charismatic...
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