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Photoshop® CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible

Photoshop® CS3 Restoration and Retouching Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2008

Insert Date: 07-AUG-2010

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Take years off your keepsake photos or enhance the current ones with Photoshop CS3's powerful tools and the expert techniques and tips you'll find in this comprehensive guide. Using step-by-step instructions and over 500 pages of full-color examples, this book shows you how to clone, blend layers, add contrast, reduce glare, soften wrinkles, rescue torn photos, and more. From portraits to landscapes to architectural masterpieces, fine-tune your favorites with this expert guide. ...

282. 

Blue Pixel Guide to Travel Photography, The: Perfect Photos Every Time

Blue Pixel Guide to Travel Photography, The: Perfect Photos Every Time

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 07-NOV-2005

Insert Date: 08-DEC-2005

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When it comes to learning how to take great travel photographs, who better to learn from than the pros whose work graces the pages of all those travel magazines and brochures you’ve examined longingly? These are exactly who you get as instructors when you purchase this book–the world-famous photojournalists, commercial and fine-art photographers, and trainers who make up the Blue Pixel team (which instructs thousands of students annually through the highly respected Nikon School of Photography). Drawing on years of in-the-trenches experience, the Blue Pixel authors outline everything you need...

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Contemporary Wedding Photography

Contemporary Wedding Photography

By: Julie Oswin; Steve Walton

Publisher: David & Charles

Publication Date: 26-NOV-2006

Insert Date: 17-JUL-2012

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Wedding photography has become about story-telling - capturing the emotions and atmosphere of the day through reportage-style photography. This user-friendly manual reveals the techniques needed to create this contemporary style, for professional photographers looking to update their methods, or for aspiring photographers wanting to break into this lucrative market. Includes all the advice you need, from preparation and planning before the wedding, to digital manipulation of your images and presentation to the couple. Features comprehensive checklists, professional tips,...

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Digital Art Photography For Dummies®

Digital Art Photography For Dummies®

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2005

Insert Date: 12-OCT-2010

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So you've made the jump to digital photography and you're having a ball with your new camera, right? Now, you're wondering just what it would take to make your photos a little more than just snapshots. Well, Digital Art Photography For Dummies is a great place to find out! You'll not only discover great new ideas, you'll see the effects in full color. This book will help you Get fabulous, well-exposed photos, no matter what your shooting conditions may be Tweak, edit, and enhance your images to create something a lot better than what you started with, or maybe something entirely...

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Take Your Photography to the Next Level

Take Your Photography to the Next Level

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2007

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2009

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This book is for the photographer who strives to achieve a higher level of results in their work. Take Your Photography to the Next Level is based on a series of essays originally featured on the popular Luminous Landscape website. Barr tackles some of the rarely discussed, yet essential aspects of successful photography. Here is where photographers will learn what is needed in order to grow in their creativity, as well as gain a deeper understanding of their craft. With a foreward by Michael Reichmann. Topics include:Creativity Dealing with disappointment Developing an "eye" Making stronger...

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After Effects CS3 Professional for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickPro Guide

After Effects CS3 Professional for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickPro Guide

By: Antony Bolante

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2007

Insert Date: 08-JAN-2008

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Here to get filmmakers, Web designers, and broadcast pros up to speed on After Effects CS3 Professional - in time to meet their next deadline, is everyone's favorite task-based guide, but geared toward more advanced users. Through step-by-step instructions, enhanced by tips, sidebars, and plenty of visual aids, veteran video editor Antony Bolante will show you  how to effectively and efficiently import and manage footage, view and edit layers, apply effects, animate type, and more. You'll learn about key features with real-world examples of how and when features should be used, including...

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GREP in InDesign CS3

GREP in InDesign CS3

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2007

Insert Date: 17-OCT-2007

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GREP (short for "General Regular-Expression Print") is a powerful tool that lets you use wildcards ("jokers") to search and replace text. InDesign CS3's GREP implementation can be used for text and also for formatting codes, finding patterns in text as well as literal text. GREP moves beyond the restrictions that hampered earlier InDesign search features, but unfortunately, it does have the reputation of being difficult to master. As with many things, it can be challenging to learn, but, fortunately, a lot can be done with surprisingly simple expressions. The aim of this Short Cut is to show...

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Dreamweaver CS3 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual Quickstart Guide

Dreamweaver CS3 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual Quickstart Guide

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 30-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 01-JUN-2007

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With the release of Adobe Creative Suite CS3, Dreamweaver is now part of the world's leading suite of creative tools, making it the de facto tool of choice for anyone designing for the Web. Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide uses a combination of task-based instruction and strong visuals to teach beginning and intermediate users how to create, design, and publish powerful, innovative Web sites with Dreamweaver. Leading technology authors Tom Negrino and Dori Smith take readers step-by-step through the new features in Adobe Dreamweaver CS3, with all new...

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David Busch’s Nikon® Coolpix P7100 Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Nikon® Coolpix P7100 Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch; Peter K. Burian

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2012

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2012

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The Nikon Coolpix P7100 is the most advanced compact digital camera that Nikon has ever introduced. It boasts 10 megapixels of resolution, blazingfast automatic focus, and a full selection of scene modes that make it easy to take pictures under any type of conditions. As the owner of a Nikon Coolpix P7100, you demand the ability to take outstanding pictures with your new camera. DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON COOLPIX P7100 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the Nikon Coolpix P7100 to take great photographs. Introductory...

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Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 2: Streamlining Your Digital Photography Process

Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 2: Streamlining Your Digital Photography Process

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 23-MAR-2009

Insert Date: 15-JUN-2010

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is the primary software-of-choice for today's digital photographer. As a new tool, using Lightroom requires mastering new skills—not always an easy task. Compounding the challenge, many photographers don't have fundamental knowledge of digital image processing. Lightroom 2: Streamlining your Digital Photography Process offers you  the digital imaging fundamentals and the Lightroom-specific skills you need to quickly learn and retain a mastery of Lightroom. Written and designed by a professional photographer, designer, fine art printmaker and instructor, this...

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David Busch’s Olympus® PEN E-P2: Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Olympus® PEN E-P2: Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch; Dan Simon

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-APR-2010

Insert Date: 10-MAY-2010

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The PEN E-P2 is the most compact interchangeable lens digital camera that Olympus has ever introduced. It boasts 12 megapixels of resolution, an array of tiny, virtually pocket-sized lenses, and enough sophisticated features and customization options to please the most avid amateur photographer. As the new owner of a PEN E-P2 you want to quickly and easily learn how to use your camera to take outstanding photos. David Busch's Olympus PEN E-P2 Guide to Digital Photography shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the new Olympus PEN E-P2 camera to...

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David Busch’s Canon® EOS 50D Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Canon® EOS 50D Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-MAR-2009

Insert Date: 19-FEB-2010

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Welcome to the Canon EOS 50D, Canon's newest fullfeatured- yet compact and affordable-digital SLR camera. David Busch's Canon EOS 50D Guide to Digital SLR Photography shows you how to make the most of your camera's robust feature set, including 15 megapixel resolution, blazing fast automatic focus, and the Live View real-time preview system to take outstanding photos. You'll learn how, when, and, most importantly, why to use all the cool features and functions of your camera to take eye-popping photographs. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera...

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Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 with ASP, ColdFusion, and PHP: Training from the Source

Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 with ASP, ColdFusion, and PHP: Training from the Source

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Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 26-SEP-2007

Insert Date: 31-OCT-2007

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Designed for intermediate Web designers and developers with no previous experience with programming or server-side technology.  Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 with ASP, ColdFusion and PHP: Training from the Source has been fully-updated, not just for the latest version of Dreamweaver but for today's Web. It's now standards--compliant, with a site created using one of Dreamweaver's brand-new CSS templates, that includes Ajax elements in the dynamic site design. Users ready to take the next step and make their Web sites interactive will find the same easy-to-read, logical, well-constructed projects, but...

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Flash CS3: The Missing Manual

Flash CS3: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 24-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 31-AUG-2007

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Flash CS3 is the premier tool for creating web animations and interactive web sites, can be intimidating to learn. This entertaining reference tutorial provides a reader-friendly animation primer and a guided tour of all the program's tools and capabilities. Beginners will learn to use the software in no time, and experienced users will quickly take their skills to the next level. The book gives Flash users of all levels hands-on instructions to help them master: Special effectsMorphingAdding audio and videoIntroducing interactivityAnd much more With Flash CS3: The Missing Manual you'll be...

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Langford's Starting Photography, 6th Edition

Langford's Starting Photography, 6th Edition

By: Philip Andrews; Michael Langford

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2012

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'The' Focal Press introductory photography book, this authoritative classic by leading photography writer and lecturer Michael Langford has been refreshed and revised by best-selling photography author Philip Andrews for today's photographers. Strongly focused on digital, but with key references to traditional photography where relevant, to offer a full grounding in the topic, Langford's Starting Photography is an ideal technical introduction. All the core basics are included, from how to select and compose a good picture to how different cameras operate and how to decipher their...

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Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative

Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative

By: Maria Short

Publisher: AVA Publishing

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 06-OCT-2011

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Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative provides an inspiring look at the way in which context and narrative help shape and form photographs, from the initial idea through to the resulting polished photograph. Many experienced photographers and artists are intuitive in their image-making process, subconsciously using their visual awareness to create, technically produce and edit their work. Context and Narrative explores the structure and method behind the process of constructing a meaningful image, helping students to apply theories to own photographic work, and identify the...

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Photoshop® CS3 Bible

Photoshop® CS3 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2007

Insert Date: 29-MAR-2010

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Get the book you need to succeed in any Photoshop endeavor -- Photoshop CS3 Bible. In this totally updated edition to the international bestseller, the authors show you how to master every aspect of Photoshop -- from image-editing basics to new techniques for working with camera raw images. You'll learn how to retouch, color correct, manipulate, and combine images using Photoshop. You'll discover how to create cutting-edge special effects for digital or film-based images, and use them on the Web or in print. And you'll find out how to use the File Browser, histogram palette, Lens Blur,...

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Dreamweaver® CS3 Bible

Dreamweaver® CS3 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2010

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Learn to create dynamic, data-driven Web sites using the exciting enhancements in the Dreamweaver CS3 version. You get a thorough understanding of the basics and then progress to learning how to produce pages with pizzazz, connect to live databases, integrate with Flash and Photoshop, use advanced technologies like Spry and Ajax, incorporate Flash, Shockwave, QuickTime, and WAV files, import Photoshop files directly into Dreamweaver, and enjoy Web success. ...

299. 

Adobe® Flash® CS3 Professional Bible

Adobe® Flash® CS3 Professional Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 08-OCT-2007

Insert Date: 10-MAR-2010

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Two of the savviest Flash experts in the industry show you how to add impact to your Web content. Robert Reinhardt and Snow Dowd know all the techniques and tricks, and they take you under the hood in this one-stop total reference guide to Flash CS3 Professional. Follow their tutorials, learn from cool examples, and discover insider secrets you won't find in any other book. Don't miss the special 16-page color insert loaded with spectacular examples. Also includes a CD-ROM. ...

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David Busch’s Canon® EOS Rebel T1i/500D: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Canon® EOS Rebel T1i/500D: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2009

Insert Date: 18-JAN-2010

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Welcome to the Canon EOS Rebel T1i/500D, the most advanced entry-level digital SLR camera that Canon has ever introduced. David Busch's Canon EOS Rebel T1i/500D Guide to Digital SLR Photography shows you how to make the most of your camera's robust feature set, including 15 megapixel resolution, blazing fast automatic focus, the real-time preview system Live View, and full HD movie-making capabilities, to take outstanding photos and videos. You'll learn how, when, and, most importantly, why to use all the cool features and functions of your camera to take eye-popping photographs. Introductory...