Smart Workshop Solutions: Buiding Workstations, Jigs, and Accessories to Improve your Shop by Paul Anthony
Publisher: Tau nton Press 2003 | 176 Pages | ISBN: 1561585785 | PDF | 17 MB
What's the best way to get a workshop to work well — no matter its size or how much equipment is in it? Smart Workshop Solutions tells all. It shows woodworkers who want to do more how to do it better with functional shops that meet their needs. Featuring over 200 color photos and drawings, as well as a great selection of well-designed projects, this step-by-step book guarantees that every workshop will be a more efficient, productive — and enjoyable — place to be.
Mastering Landscape Photography
Ammonite Press | 2014 | ISBN: N/A | English | 176 pages | True PDF | 27 MB
Beginning with a comprehensive guide to the choice of cameras, lenses and other equipment and accessories, Taylor goes on to discuss the fundamentals of exposure – aperture, shutter speed, ISO, dynamic range – and an appreciation of the effects of light on the landscape, at various times of the day and in all types of weather. Practical advice on planning for an outdoor shoot covers the basics of assembling a travel kit, using maps and choosing a location, consulting sunrise and sunset times, weather forecasts and predicting tides.
John Long, "How to Rock Climb!, 5th Edition"
ISBN: 0762755342 | 2010 | PDF | 336 pages | 79 MB
Revised and updated to reflect the modern standards of equipment, technique, and training methods, this guide includes sections on face climbing; crack climbing; ropes, anchors, and belays; getting off the rock; sport climbing; and much more.
Daniel Lezano, "The Photographers' Guide To Photoshop (Vol. 4/No. 9 - 5th Edition)"
English | 2013 | ISBN: na | ASIN: B00GW6Z0ME | 164 pages | PDF | 142 MB
Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects, 4 edition by Norbert Lechner
English | 2014 | ISBN: 111858242X | ISBN-13: 9781118582428 | 720 pages | PDF | 152,8 MB
Sustainable environmental control through building design
Heating, Cooling, and Lighting is the industry standard text on environmental control systems with the emphasis on sustainable design.
Photographing Newborns: For Boutique Photographers by Mimika Cooney
English | 2014 | ISBN: 160895739X | ISBN-13: 9781608957392 | 128 pages | PDF | 11,4 MB
Acclaimed photographer and photography-business guru Mimika Cooney shows you how to build a successful boutique business photographing newborns. This starts by attracting clients through strategic development of your “Love Brand,” a comprehensive professional identity carefully crafted to bring in the customers you want—and keep them coming back for more.
Once you’ve booked a session, Cooney shows you how to make the most of it and deliver heartwarming images of your smallest clients alone or with their families. From there, savvy products and packaging keep parents enthralled and coming back for more. Partnered with a comprehensive system of client contact through mail, social media, and more, you can convert each portrait customer into a client for life—building a lasting demand for your skills and a devoted following of loving fans!
Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks for Designers By Corey Barker
English | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0321820495 | PDF | 57 MB
Corey Barker, Executive Producer of PlanetPhotoshop.com and one of the Photoshop Guys of Photoshop User TV, brings you this handy and inspiring volume in the Down & Dirty Tricks series. Yes, this book is an insane collection of some of the most mind-blowing Photoshop effects you’ve ever seen in one place. Ever wonder how that movie poster was created, or how they created that cool magazine ad, or maybe even how to take a seemingly mundane photo and give it the Hollywood treatment? Or maybe you just want to know how to do some really awesome stuff in Photoshop. Well, then, this book is for you! Whether you’re a designer, artist, or even a photographer, there’s something here for everyone. Moving through these projects, you’ll start to see the potential of Photoshop’s most powerful features and how, with a little experimentation, you can open up a whole new world of dazzling effects.
Photoshop Elements 10 for Windows and Mac OS X: Visual QuickStart Guide By Jeff Carlson
Eglish | 408 Pages | ISBN: 0321808347 | PDF | 29 MB
Whether you're an Elements newbie or an experienced veteran, this book will teach you all you need to know--from adjustments to bring out the best in your photos, editing in five easy steps, and repairing color and lighting, to working with raw files--and much more! The chapter structure has been completely revamped, with more emphasis on the features that users request to get up and running quickly. This includes a new introductory chapter on editing in five easy steps and more comprehensive coverage on handling Camera Raw images from DSLR shooters. This fully updated edition includes: concise, step-by-step instructions; hundreds of carefully edited full color photographs; screen captures of program features; supplemental tips and sidebars; and a thorough table of contents and index. This guide for both Windows and Mac OS X follows the integration of the Elements 10 software with parallel features for both platforms.
I Can Do That! Woodworking Projects
English | ISBN: 1558708162 | PDF | 128 pages | 27 MB
Can Do That! Woodworking Projects shows the absolute beginner how to create twenty quality furniture projects with a modest kit of tools in less than two days of shop time while using only materials that are available at any home center. The enclosed tool manual explains all the tools and shows the reader how to perform the basic operations in a step-by-step format. By replacing much of the complicated joinery common in woodworking with mechanical fasteners (biscuits and pocket screws) the learning curve is greatly reduced, but the quality and appearance of the project remains intact. Projects include storage benches, shelving, chairs, coffee and end tables and more.
Karen Hosack Janes, "Great Paintings: The World's Masterpieces Explored and Explained"
English | ISBN: 075668675X | 2011 | PDF | 256 pages | 81 MB
A sumptuous, visual guided tour of sixty-six of the world's greatest paintings ranging from works by Zhang Zeduan, a twelfth-century Chinese master, to modern masterpieces by Rothko and Anselm Kiefer. Great Paintings is perfect for anyone interested in learning about the world's most noteworthy artworks.
Arranged chronologically, the story behind each painting is fully explained and examined in unrivaled depth. Artists' biographies and features on historical and social context explore how landmark paintings have been influenced by what has gone before and how they go on to inspire what comes after them.
d'artiste Character Modeling - Digital Artists Master Class
Ballistic Publications | ISBN: 1921002115 | English | 190 pages | PDF | 195 MB
d'artiste Character Modeling presents you a modeling technique of the best artists in 3D characters - Pascal Blanche, Francisco Cortina, Steven Stahlberg. Each artist demonstrates his approaches and techniques in modeling characters and creatures for film and game projects.
Lou Jacobs Jr. - Professional Commercial Photography: Techniques and Images from Master Digital Photographers
ISBN: 158428269X | PDF, MOBI | 127 pages | 19 MB
Presenting ideas and commentary as well as photographs, this collection offers new photographers revelations and wisdom from professionals and informs them how to achieve commercial success. Commercial photographers create images that are designed to sell products, services, political candidates, organizations, corporations, and any other marketable commodity or idea, and their clients range from advertising agencies, manufacturers, retail stores, hotels, restaurants, and other businesses. With a section focusing on each of these types of services, this reference provides a quick workshop on an area of expertise, furnishing those new to the business with a wide variety of information about each specialty. Tips for selecting the most effective equipment for each subgenre as well as technical information about each camera combine with business-savvy know-how—from marketing, bidding, budgeting, building referrals, managing the office, and more—making this a comprehensive reference for being both behind and in front of the lens.
Art in Focus by Gene Mittler
2006 | English | ISBN: 007868546X | 657 pages | PDF | 39 MB
The teacher's edition of Art in Focus. It includes of the contents of Art in Focus plus columbs
- This book is aimed at helping budding interior designers learn how to draw professional looking interior designs. It is accessible, beautifully illustrated and practical. Guidance is given on drawing perspective, floor plans, drawing furniture and renditions of rooms. Filled with sketches and drawings, this is the ideal guide to producing successful drawings of interior designs.
Carolyn Humphries, "Cheat Your Way To Gourmet Eating"
ISBN: 057203069X | 2005 | PDF, MOBI, EPUB, AZW3 | 143 pages | 3 MB
This is clever, classy cheating. It short-cuts so much time and effort in the kitchen that real cookery becomes very easy indeed. The food that you serve from this book will be put together in minutes, but arrive at your table looking like you've spent hours in the kitchen. Here are brilliant combinations of convenience foods and fresh, nutritious ingredients that will improve your quality of life and health. Simply buy in the storecupboard ingredients and you are off - five star eating in minutes.
Digital Exposure Handbook
Ammonite Press | 2013 | ISBN: N/A | English | 192 pages | True PDF | 17 MB
Exposure is a fundamental part of photographic technique, but is often thought of as mysterious or difficult to understand. In this revised edition of Ross Hoddinott’s successful book ‘Digital Exposure Handbook’ the nitty gritty of this fascinating subject is unravelled and presented in a clear and easy-to-understand way. This practical, handbook size, jargon-free guide will be your essential companion out in the field, so slot it in your backpack and start taking some stunning shots. Although the process of making a successful exposure is based on science, a photographer’s individual interpretation means that creativity becomes part of the equation. Digital cameras have brought a new dimension to exposure control, offering photographers the ability to review images in the field, as well as being able to change the sensitivity of the sensor from shot to shot. This comprehensive book will give you the confidence to put theory into practice and enable you to achieve creative control over your images.
Heal Yourself 101: Get Younger & Never Get Sick Again By Markus Rothkranz
English | ISBN: 0983449007 | PDF | 192 pages | 26 MB
The definitive book on self-healing and true health. This is one of the most practical step-by-step manuals ever written to totally transform your life from sickness and disease to total life-long health. This is nothing short of reclaiming the sexy youth we once had. Never get sick again. Ever. True healing doesn't cost anything. You do this in your own home, using live RAW FOODS, easy detoxing, sunlight, sexuality, movement, sleep and all natural methods. Feel the passion again. This is true transformation. Right to the point and so easy to understand, a six year old can read this. Written with boundless love, magic and spiritual enlightenment, the words contained in these pages will reignite your true passion for life. It's all about awakening the planet to a new way of living in body, mind and spirit. The only way to heal the planet is to heal ourselves first, and Markus shows us how to do it naturally, the way nature intended. It is no coincidence you have this book. This was written for YOU. Without health you have nothing.
Professional HDR Photography: High Dynamic Range (HDR) Shooting and Postproduction for Amazing Detail and Color on Any Scene or Subject by Mark Chen
2013 | HQ PDF | ISBN: 1608956377 | 129 pages | 103 Mb
Building on a professional photographer's on-the-job experience using the high dynamic range (HDR) imaging technique, which captures an astounding range of tones that far exceeds the native abilities of any camera, this guide shows serious photographers how a more sophisticated approach to HDR can produce images that lack visual pretense, stand the test of time, and realistically capture details that would otherwise elude the photographer. It demonstrates the basic procedure for creating an HDR image step-by-step, then explores progressively more complex and refined techniques that can be applied as the scene dictates or the artist’s personal aesthetic requires. Ample image sequences with plenty of screen shots let the reader follow the entire process through from start to finish. Unique techniques are presented for the treatment of special subjects, ranging from landscapes to still lifes and portraits. Ultimately, the handbook demonstrates that HDR imaging is a powerful tool and the professional photographers who take the time to fully master its potential can mean substantial rewards, both creatively and financially.
Ammonite Press | ISBN: N/A | English | 202 pages | True PDF | 16 MB
This new series of Expanded Guides focuses on photographic techniques to give you a comprehensive grounding in the subject and also takes you a step further to enable you to get much more from your photography. Landscape Photography is a detailed guide to capturing outstanding images in the great outdoors, using today's sophisticated digital SLR and compact digital cameras. From choosing the correct camera, lenses, filters and other outdoor photographic accessories to the practicalities of gauging the weather, tide times and the optimum time of day to shoot, this comprehensive handbook discusses the theory and technicalities of exposure, composition, light and colour.
500 Poses for Photographing Children: A Visual Sourcebook for Digital Portrait Photographers by Michelle Perkins
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1608954838 | 125 pages | EPUB,PDF, MOBI | 19 MB
Filled with images by accomplished portrait, fashion, and editorial photographers, this collection is designed to solve any issues associated with photographing young subjects. From newborns and toddlers through grade school students and high school seniors, this resource addresses many issues faced by portrait photographers, including replacing stale poses with fresh ideas, retaining the attention of infants, allowing a subject’s individuality to show, capturing group portraits, and posing kids of different ages together. Organized in chronological order, this book’s accessibility is further enhanced by images that are arranged from head shots to full-length portraits for each age group. Providing inspiration for remaining creative on a daily basis, this work is the perfect resource for portrait photographers.
500 Poses for Photographing Men : A Visual Sourcebook for Digital Portrait Photographers By Michelle Perkins
English | 128 Pages | ISBN: 1608952703 | PDF | 42 MB
Offering a variety of options for refining poses and spicing up portrait sessions, this visual sourcebook addresses the problems that photographers often run into when taking portraits of men, whether the pictures are for male fashion shoots, weddings, family shots, or individual portraits.
For ease of use, this reference groups sample images according to how much of the subject is included in the frame—from head-and-shoulders shots to full-length portraits. Containing contemporary images from leading professionals, this indispensable manual explains posing fundamentals as well as how to offset the fears, concerns, and insecurities that men can bring to a portrait session.
Kent A. Kiehl - The Psychopath Whisperer: The Science of Those Without Conscience [MP3, EPUB]
English | Size: 229.58 MB