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Fashion and Lifestyle Photography: Secrets of perfect fashion & lifestyle photography

Dixie Dixon · Ilex Press
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Practical advice on fashion photography and inspirational images from professional photographer Dixie Dixon.Only a few years ago, fashion photography used to be a stuffy world for a tiny elite. Now an explosion in social media and lifestyle advertising has created opportunuities for a whole...
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Making Masterpiece: 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery! on PBS

Rebecca Eaton · Viking; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The Emmy Award-winning producer of PBSs Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery! reveals the secrets to Downton Abbey, Sherlock, and its other hit programsFor more than twenty-five years and counting, Rebecca Eaton has presided over PBSs Masterpiece Theatre, the longest running weekly prime time...
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The Movie Book

DK · DK
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The Movie Book, the latest in DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, profiles 100 of the best movies ever made throughout the world.From classic 1930s film noir and Hollywood romance to international art-house and 21st-century sci-fi, The Movie Book brings the world's most...
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Auditions: The Complete Guide

Richard Evans · Routledge; 2 edition
Format: Hardcover

Auditions are an integral part of every performer's life. From getting into drama school through to a successful career in an overcrowded industry, Auditions: The Complete Guide offers crucial advice, resources and tried and tested techniques to maximise success before, during and after...
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Stardom Happens: Nurturing Your Child in the Entertainment Business

Candy Bennici · Morgan James Publishing
Format: Hardcover

“Clean your room, do your homework, and dodge the paparazzi.” Have you ever wondered what life would be like raising a successful child actor? Stardom Happens gives you all the information you need to help your child get into the business and have a positive experience while...
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Farewell to the Muse: Love, War and the Women of Surrealism

Whitney Chadwick · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A fascinating examination of the ambitions and friendships of a talented group of midcentury women artistsFarewell to the Muse documents what it meant to be young, ambitious, and female in the context of an avant-garde movement defined by celebrated men whose backgrounds were often quite...
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The Complete Guide to Writing a Successful Screenplay: Everything You Need to Know to Write and Sell a Winning Script

Melissa Samaroo · Atlantic Publishing Group Inc.
Format: Paperback

From black and white silent films to full-length, 3-D features, the movie industry is constantly changing, but one thing will always stay the same: The script makes the movie. And if you re an aspiring screenwriter hoping to write the next blockbuster, there has never been a better time...
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Exploring Colonial Williamsburg from A to Z

CHRIS KINSLEY · The History Press
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Explore the grounds of Colonial Williamsburg with this unique seek-and-find alphabet book offering beautiful photographs with hidden animals on every page. Discover everything from sheep pastures and underground ice houses to walled gardens and winding hedge mazes. Included are fun facts...
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Memory Remains: 9/11 Artifacts at Hangar 17

Francesc Torres · National Geographic
Format: Book

This large landscape-format book, exquisitely designed and produced, features the remarkable photography created by Spanish artist Francesc Torres, who was granted special access to visit JFK International Airport's Hangar 17 after it became the repository for all significant non-human...
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Goin' Crazy with Sam Peckinpah and All Our Friends

Max Evans · University of New Mexico Press
Format: Hardcover

Almost as famous for the legendary excesses of his personal life as for his films, Sam Peckinpah (1925-1984) cemented his reputation as one of the great American directors with movies such as The Wild Bunch and Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid. Max Evans, one of Peckinpah's best friends,...
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Investigating Heroes: Essays on Truth, Justice and Quality TV

David Simmons · McFarland
Pages: 177
Format: Book

Premiering in September of 2006, the weekly NBC television series Heroes was an immediate commercial and critical hit, lasting four successful seasons. Heroes follows a group of interrelated characters who discover they have superhuman powers, with each successive episode exploring how these...
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Digital Photography: An Introduction, 5th Edition

Tom Ang · DK
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Learn how to capture, enhance, and transform your digital photographs taken with any camera, from phones to DLSRs with renowned photographer and teacher Tom Ang.This comprehensive photography companion shows you everything you need to do to start taking exquisite photographs with digital...
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Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons, Revised and Updated Edition

Leonard Maltin · Plume; Revised & Updated edition
Format: Paperback

In this revised and updated edition of Of Mice and Magic, Leonard Maltin not only recreates this whole glorious era from the silent days through the Hollywood golden age to Spielberg's An American Tail, he traces the evolution of the art of animation and vividly portrays the key creative...
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The Blues: A Visual History

Mike Evans · Sterling
Format: Hardcover

Originating in the African-American communities of the Deep South in the late nineteenth century, the blues gave birth to jazz, R&B, rock, punk, and country. From the impassioned slide guitar of the Mississippi Delta, to the electric sounds of Chicago's street corners, to the improvised...
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