English | 2012 | ISBN: 1617650900 | 256 pages | PDF | 58 MB
Discover more than 320 beloved recipes for this chill-chasing comfort food with Taste of Home Soups. Cook up delicious one-pot meals, save time and money, and get your family to eat more veggies! Enjoy masterful shortcuts that give you homemade meals fast, or prepare old-fashioned from-scratch favorites like Chicken 'n' Dumpling Soup and New England Clam Chowder. Perhaps best of all, you’ll enjoy effortless, lunch box-perfect meals as you savor the delicious leftovers! Recipes Include: Quick Italian Wedding SoupVegetarian ChiliClassic Cream of Asparagus SoupSteak SoupMicrowave MinestroneCurried Pumpkin Apple SoupTomato BisqueChicken 'n' Dumpling SoupEmily's Bean SoupConfetti Chowder
A big, glossy bumper pack of essential tips, tricks and fixes to help readers become super-savvy Photoshop® users. With features arranged to suit the software’s menus and toolbars, Photoshop Tips, Tricks & Fixes offers a nice and easy way for people to find what they need, with step-by-step guides revealing clever ways to use Photoshop’s tools and correcting common problems. Plus: a free CD including expert video tutorials.
Virtual World Design
Ann Cudworth | 2014 | True PDF | ISBN: 1466579617, 1466579668, ASIN: B00MMOJ2CY | 398 pages | 162 Mb
Learn How to Create Immersive Virtual Environments Written by an award-winning designer with 20 years of experience designing virtual environments for television and online communities, Virtual World Design explores the intertwining disciplines of 2D graphics, 3D models, lighting, sound, and storytelling. It illustrates how these disciplines come together by design in the creation of an accessible virtual environment for teaching, research, and entertainment.
Jim Harmer, "Improve Your Wildlife Photography"
ISBN: n/a, ASIN: B00492CQ16 | 2010 | EPUB | 41 pages | 2 MB
Most photographers think that being a wildlife photographer simply requires a long lens and getting close to the animals; however, their pictures lack the impact and drama of a professional wildlife photographer.
Christopher Grey's Lighting Techniques for Beauty and Glamour Photography: A Guide for Digital Photographers by Christopher Grey
2010 | ISBN: 1608952347 | English | 125 pages | EPUB | 18 MB
Incorporating several categories of beauty photography—maternity, fitness, boudoir, Maxim style, Goth glamour, and fetish glamour—this guide describes the artistic and technical nuances of each genre while teaching posing and compositional techniques. Explaining how to choose popular lights and modifiers, the guide helps novice and professional photographers create stunning portraits with mood and personality that highlight the most desirable aspects of the subject. A series of case studies from portrait sessions and detailed diagrams for recreating the shots are also included.
Architecture: Form, Space, and Order by Francis D. K. Ching
2014 | ISBN: 1118745086 | English | 464 pages | PDF | 57 MB
The revered architectural reference, updated with contemporary examples and interactive 3D models
An access card with redemption code for the online Interactive Resource Center is included with all new, print copies or can be purchased separately. The Interactive Resource Center includes an expanded library of images that provide ample visual confirmation of the interplay between theory and practice, and readers are encouraged throughout the book to look critically at the built environment to promote a more evocative understanding of architecture. By encouraging critical thought, simplifying timeless design principles, and providing flawless visual reference, Architecture has become a classic resource for both students and professionals. The online Interactive Resource Center, also contains animations, interactive exercises, and other learning resources tied to the book.
Professional C++, 3 edition by Marc Gregoire
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118858050 | ISBN-13: 9781118858059 | 984 pages | PDF | 12,4 MB
Master complex C++ programming with this helpful, in-depth resource.
From game programming to major commercial software applications, C++ is the language of choice.
Siding, Roofing, and Trim: Completely Revised and Updated (For Pros By Pros) by Editors of Fine Homebuilding
2014 | ISBN: 1627103864 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 31 MB
Details, details, details…they’re what make your home stand out from the crowd. And when it comes to the exterior of your home, the details big and small can make all the difference. This new edition of Siding, Roofing, and Trim—the latest installment in the For Pros by Pros series from the editors of Fine Homebuilding—provides you with all the expert advice and instruction you need to choose, install, and detail these three main aspects of your home’s exterior. The results can be beautiful!
The Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling, 3rd Edition by Charlie G. Wing
2009 | ISBN: 1600852467 | English | 640 pages | PDF | 24 MB
This enlarged, updated, and expanded third edition of the classic reference on home systems and materials includes the latest code information, new full-color drawings, and a completely new section on making your home green. The Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling is an established standard reference for DIY homeowners, as well as builders, contractors, and architects. The 1,600 full-color drawings provide a clear look at every aspect of home construction and systems, enabling the reader to visualize exactly how to tackle any building project or problem. All the information is presented in straightforward language anyone can understand.
The Hidden Wealth of Nations by David Halpern
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0745648010 , 0745648029 | 280 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Richer nations are happier, yet economic growth doesn't increase happiness. This paradox is explained by the Hidden Wealth of Nations - the extent to which citizens get along with other independently drives both economic growth and well-being.
Every Shot Counts: Using the Revolutionary Strokes Gained Approach to Improve Your Golf Performance and Strategy by Mark Broadie
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1592407501 | 288 pages | EPUB | 16,5 MB
Columbia Business School professor Mark Broadie’s paradigm-shifting approach that uses statistics and golf analytics to transform the game.
Sunday Casseroles: Complete Comfort in One Dish by Betty Rosbottom
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1452121206 | 176 pages | PDF | 128 MB
In our global society, information processing transpires so quickly that it is essentially timeless, and communication systems have become indistinguishable from the act of communication itself. The medium, once the message, is now invisible, resulting in new methods for wielding power in our decentralized environment. Pandemonium explores the new techniques of control underlying our digital culture. Topics discussed include the transformation of relations between labor and machines in cybernetic and informational environments, and the reorganization of the urban fabric according to new methods of communication flow. This title is conceived as a photo roman in which the design, in collaboration with Bruce Mau Design, plays as great a role as the text. It includes forewords by Lars Lerup and Bruce Mau and an introduction by Sanford Kwinter.
Danny Proulx's Cabinet Doors and Drawers
Popular Woodworking | Danny Proulx | 2005 | True PDF | ISBN: 1558707395 | 130 pages | 12 Mb
Build Your Own Cabinet Doors and Drawers!
With the authoritative advice and easy-to-follow instructions of expert cabinetmaker Danny Proulx, you will be able to make any style of cabinet door and drawer to fit your specific needs and wants.
The Interpersonal Communication Book (13th Edition) by Joseph A. DeVito
2012 | ISBN: 0205031080 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 30 MB
Updated in its 13th edition, Joseph Devito's The Interpersonal Communication Book provides a highly interactive presentation of the theory, research, and skills of interpersonal communication with integrated discussions of diversity, ethics, workplace issues, face-to-face and computer-mediated communication and a new focus on the concept of choice in communication. This thirteenth edition presents a comprehensive view of the theory and research in interpersonal communication and, at the same time, guides readers to improve a wide range of interpersonal skills. The text emphasizes how to choose among those skills and make effective communication choices in a variety of personal, social, and workplace relationships.
Skills for Success with Office 2013 Volume 1 by Shelley Gaskin, Kris Townsend, Catherine Hain
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0133512118 | 784 pages | PDF | 40 MB
For use in the Office Applications course or readers that need to get started with Microsoft Office 2013.
Skills for Success is the Microsoft Office 2013 textbook that recognizes how readers learn today!
Painting with a Lens: The Digital Photographer's Guide to Designing Artistic Images In-Camera
Rod Deutschmann, Robin Deutschmann | 2011 | True PDF | ISBN: 1608952371 | 128 pages | 15 Mb
Arguing that photography should be about more than gear, shooting modes, and computer programs, this book highlights methods for creating artistic photographs in the moment a picture is taken, rather than later in the editing process. In stark contrast to the “fix everything in post production” approach dominating modern digital photography, this reference demonstrates a more purposeful approach to shooting each frame—carefully considering the subject’s focus and determining the best camera settings, lighting, lens choice, and composition to achieve that objective.
Exploring: Microsoft Excel 2013, Comprehensive by Mary Anne Poatsy, Keith Mulbery, Jason Davidson, Robert T. Grauer
2013 | ISBN: 0133412180 | English | 736 pages | PDF | 105 MB
Ideal for students and individuals seeking an introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013.
The Exploring series charts readers beyond the “point and click,” helping them understand WHY they use Microsoft Office skills along with HOW they perform them. The latest edition provides an easy-to-follow map through each chapter to help readers learn, study, and review efficiently and be successful in this class and beyond. The entire approach allows students to map their way quickly and easily through the book, focusing on the key objectives, and using their own efficient study habits as a model for success.
Shopping for Votes: How Politicians Choose Us and We Choose Them by Susan Delacourt
English | 2013 | ISBN: 192681293X | 320 pages | EPUB | 840 KB
A witty, insightful, and provocative look at the inside world of political marketing and its impact on democracy
Brunch: A History by Farha Ternikar
English | 2014 | ISBN: 144222942X | 164 pages | PDF | 5,4 MB
When Americans think of brunch, they typically think of Sunday mornings swelling into early afternoons; mimosas and bloody Marys; eggs Benedict and coffee cake; bacon and bagels; family and friends. This book presents a modern history of brunch not only as a meal, but also as a cultural experience. Relying on diverse sources, from historic cookbooks to Twitter and television, Brunch: A History is a global and social history of the meal including brunch in the United States, Western Europe, South Asia and the Middle-East. Brunch takes us on a tour of a modern meal around the world.
LogoLounge 7: 2,000 International Identities by Leading Designers
Rockport | Bill Gardner, Anne Hellman | 2012 | True PDF | ISBN: 1592537278 | 192 pages | 19 Mb
This celebratory book, the seventh in the series, once again pays tribute to the brilliant work top designers around the world have created for a diverse clientele. This inspiring collection provides a wealth of insight for graphic designers and their clients. The LogoLounge website (www.logolounge.com) showcases the work of the world’s top designers as well as up-and-coming new talent, and this book presents the site’s best designs of the past year as judged by an elite group of name-brand designers. The first portion LogoLounge 7 profiles ten top designers and spotlights their biggest, newest campaigns. A handful of their smaller projects are also featured in this section along with unused logos that have never before been seen. The second half of the book contains almost 2,000 logos organized by visual categories.
Grammar: 1,001 Practice Questions For Dummies by Geraldine Woods
2014 | ISBN: 1118745019 | English | 312 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Practice makes perfect - and helps deepen your understanding of English grammar
Digital Nude and Beauty Photography Made Simple
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1584281839 | EPUB | 124 pages | 18.49 MB
Nude and beauty photographers can find the invaluable highimpact techniques in this exhaustively illustrated manual that covers everything from compositional tips for clothing, accessories, and poses to more technical challenges such as lighting, lens selection, and exposure, demonstrating how to produce stunning, worldclass images using minimal equipment without accruing a burdening investment. Beginning with the Four S's of glamour photography (sexiness, sultriness, sensuality, and seductiveness), amateurs and professionals alike are shown new ways to achieve beautiful shots, with additional tips on working with models that include methods for accentuating assets while minimizing flaws and initiating comfortable working relationships. Photographers are also shown how to turn their hobby into a successful career, or enhance the productivity and income of an existing business by honing marketing and advertising skills and mastering the art of generating business by referral. Based on the author's popular website (garageglamour.com), this guide offers helpful instruction to creating glamorous, sexy images like those seen in Playboy, Maxim, and other men's magazines.
Essential Reproduction, 7 edition by Martin H. Johnson
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1444335758 | 392 pages | PDF | 30,7 MB
Providing essential reading for medical, veterinary and biological science students, and students of physiology and trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology, the seventh edition of Essential Reproduction offers an up-to-date account of the fundamentals of reproduction within the context of cutting-edge knowledge and examples of its application.