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The Visual Story, 2nd Edition

The Visual Story, 2nd Edition

By: Bruce Block

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2007

Insert Date: 06-JAN-2012

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If you can't make it to one of Bruce Block's legendary visual storytelling seminars, then you need his book! Now in full color for the first time, this best-seller offers a clear view of the relationship between the story/script structure and the visual structure of a film, video, animated piece, or video game. You'll learn how to structure your visuals as carefully as a writer structures a story or a composer structures music. Understanding visual structure allows you to communicate moods and emotions, and most importantly, reveals the critical relationship between story structure and...

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Adobe® Photoshop® CS6 Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems

Adobe® Photoshop® CS6 Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 22-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 20-APR-2012

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Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CS6 choose Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in Photoshop CS6 and how to manipulate images, edit motion-based content, and create image composites. In addition to learning the key elements of the Photoshop interface, this completely revised CS6 edition covers new features, including precise cropping with multiple overlays,...

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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video, 4th Edition

Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video, 4th Edition

By: David K. Irving; Peter W. Rea

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2013

Insert Date: 27-DEC-2011

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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video is the definitive book on the subject for beginning filmmakers and students. The book clearly illustrates all of the steps involved in preproduction, production, postproduction, and distribution. Its unique two-fold approach looks at filmmaking from the perspectives of both producer and director, and explains how their separate energies must combine to create a successful short film or video, from script to final product. This guide offers extensive examples from award-winning shorts and includes insightful quotes from the filmmakers...

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The Non-Designer’s Design Book, Third Edition

The Non-Designer’s Design Book, Third Edition

By: Robin Williams

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 12-FEB-2008

Insert Date: 03-MAR-2008

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A lot has happened in the world of digital design since the first edition of this title was published, but one thing remains true: There is an ever-growing number of people attempting to design pages with no formal training. This book is the one place they can turn to find quick, non-intimidating, excellent design help from trusted design instructor Robin Williams. This revised classic--now in full color--includes a new section on the hot topic of Color itself. In The Non-Designer's Design Book, 3rd Edition, Robin turns her attention to the basic principles that govern good design. Readers...

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The Digital Photography Book: Part 1, Second Edition

The Digital Photography Book: Part 1, Second Edition

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 10-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 03-JUN-2013

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This is it—the #1 best-selling digital photography book ever! It’s the award winning, worldwide smash hit, written by Scott Kelby, that’s been translated into dozens of different languages, because it’s the one book that really shows you how to take professional-quality shots using the same tricks today’s top digital pros use (and surprisingly, it’s easier than you’d think). This updated, second edition of the bestselling digital photography book of all time includes many new images; up-to-date information on gear, pricing, and links; and a new chapter from the author on the "Ten Things I...

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Adobe® InDesign® CS6 Classroom in a Book®

Adobe® InDesign® CS6 Classroom in a Book®

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2012

Insert Date: 20-APR-2012

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Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn InDesign CS6 choose Adobe InDesign CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team. The 16 project-based lessons show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working with InDesign CS6. Readers learn what they need to know to create engaging page layouts using InDesign CS6. This completely revised CS6 edition covers the new tools for adding PDF form fields, linking content, and creating alternative layouts for digital publishing. The companion CD includes all the lesson files that readers need...

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Data Visualization with D3.js Cookbook

Data Visualization with D3.js Cookbook

By: Nick Qi Zhu

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 25-OCT-2013

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Over 70 recipes to create dynamic data-driven visualization with D3.js Create stunning data visualization with the power of D3 Bootstrap D3 quickly with the help of ready-to-go code samples Solve real-world visualization problems with the help of practical recipes In Detail D3.js is a JavaScript library designed to display digital data in dynamic graphical form. It helps you bring data to life using HTML, SVG, and CSS. D3 allows great control over the final visual result, and it is the hottest and most powerful web-based data visualization technology on the market...

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Adobe® After Effects® CS6 classroom in a book®

Adobe® After Effects® CS6 classroom in a book®

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 15-JUN-2012

Insert Date: 10-APR-2012

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Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe After Effects CS6 choose Adobe After Effects CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 15 project-based lessons in this book show readers step-by-step the key techniques for working in After Effects CS6 and how to work efficiently and deliver in the widest possible range of media types.   In addition to learning the key elements of the After Effects interface, this completely revised CS6 edition covers new features, including the Global Performance Cache, 3D Camera...

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Pro Tools® 101: An Introduction to Pro Tools 10

Pro Tools® 101: An Introduction to Pro Tools 10

By: Frank D. Cook

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 26-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 08-DEC-2011

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Learn Pro Tools the way the pros do. PRO TOOLS 101: AN INTRODUCTION TO PRO TOOLS 10 is the official training package used in first-level certification courses for Pro Tools operators. Newly updated to cover the latest Pro Tools release, version 10, this new edition of PRO TOOLS 101 is the fastest, most systematic introduction to learning the fundamentals of the world's most popular recording software. PRO TOOLS 101: AN INTRODUCTION TO PRO TOOLS 10 quickly and effectively brings new users up to speed on the basics, from understanding the Pro Tools file structure and interface to creating a...

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Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro X

Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro X

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 28-SEP-2011

Insert Date: 29-JUL-2011

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Completely revised for Final Cut Pro X and featuring compelling new footage, this best-selling, Apple-certified guide provides a strong foundation in all aspects of video editing. Renowned author Diana Weynand starts with basic video editing techniques and takes readers all the way through Final Cut Pro's powerful features. Each chapter presents a complete lesson in an aspect of video editing and finishing, using professional broadcast footage. The book covers Final Cut Pro's exciting new features, including a completely redesigned interface, people detection, and Magnetic...

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Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book®, Video Enhanced Edition

Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book®, Video Enhanced Edition

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 08-MAY-2013

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The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book contains 14 lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest...

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Lighting for Digital Video and Television, 3rd Edition

Lighting for Digital Video and Television, 3rd Edition

By: John Jackman

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 26-APR-2010

Insert Date: 27-DEC-2011

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Enhance the visual quality of your motion pictures and digital videos with a solid understanding of lighting fundamentals. This complete course in digital video lighting begins with how the human eye and the camera process light and color, progresses through the basics of equipment and setups, and finishes with practical lessons on how to solve common problems. Filled with clear illustrations and real-world examples that demonstrate proper equipment use, safety issues, and staging techniques, Lighting for Digital Video presents readers with all they need to create their own visual...

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Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Erik Valind

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 22-MAR-2014

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In Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, author and photographer Erik Valind shows you how to get the best shots of your subjects–whether you’re in a studio or outdoors, at a family get-together, or at a formal event. Starting with the fundamentals of portrait photography, including how to select the right camera settings and lenses and how to compose your shots, Erik covers building a rapport with your subject, and offers suggestions for poses that flatter your subject to achieve great shots. He then addresses the problems and opportunities of both natural and indoor...

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LaTeX

LaTeX

By: Stefan Kottwitz;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2011

Insert Date: 23-SEP-2011

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Create high-quality and professional-looking texts, articles, and books for Business and Science using LaTeX Use LaTeX's powerful features to produce professionally designed texts Install LaTeX; download, set up, and use additional styles, templates, and tools Typeset math formulas and scientific expressions to the highest standards Include graphics and work with figures and tables Benefit from professional fonts and modern PDF features In Detail LaTeX is high-quality Open Source typesetting software that produces professional prints and PDF files. However, as...

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The Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 5 Book for Digital Photographers

The Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 5 Book for Digital Photographers

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 19-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 01-AUG-2013

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Since Lightroom 1.0 first launched, Scott’s Kelby’s The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Book for Digital Photographers has been the world’s #1 best-selling Lightroom book (it has been translated into a dozen different languages), and in this latest version for Lightroom 5, Scott uses his same award-winning, step-by-step, plain-English style and layout to make learning Lightroom easy and fun. Scott doesn’t just show you which sliders do what (every Lightroom book will do that). Instead, by using the following three simple, yet brilliant, techniques that make it just an incredible learning tool,...

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DAFX: Digital Audio Effects

DAFX: Digital Audio Effects, Second Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 03-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2012

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The rapid development in various fields of Digital Audio Effects, or DAFX, has led to new algorithms and this second edition of the popular book, DAFX: Digital Audio Effects has been updated throughout to reflect progress in the field. It maintains a unique approach to DAFX with a lecture-style introduction into the basics of effect processing. Each effect description begins with the presentation of the physical and acoustical phenomena, an explanation of the signal processing techniques to achieve the effect, followed by a discussion of musical applications and the control of effect...

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Universal Methods of Design

Universal Methods of Design

By: Bruce Hanington; Bella Martin

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 24-APR-2012

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Universal Methods of Design is an immensely useful survey of research and design methods used by today’s top practitioners, and will serve as a crucial reference for any designer grappling with really big problems. ...

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Engineering Design Graphics: Sketching, Modeling, and Visualization, 2nd Edition

Engineering Design Graphics: Sketching, Modeling, and Visualization, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 03-JUL-2012

Insert Date: 03-AUG-2012

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James Leake's 2nd Edition of Engineering Design Graphics builds upon the previous text with more in-depth and enhanced information on projection theory that provides instructional framework and freehand sketching for learning important graphical concepts. Furthermore, the text provides clear, concise information about topics addressed in modern engineering design graphics as well as hundreds of additional sketching problems, all serving to develop sketching skills for ideation and communication and to develop critical spatial visualization skills. ...

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Fearless Drawing

Fearless Drawing

By: Kerry Lemon

Publisher: Quarry Books

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 16-APR-2014

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Fearless Drawing is a fun and beautiful book exploring how to rediscover the joy of drawing. There is a terrific fear attached to drawing, a frozen panic, a cry of I can’t draw! Embark on 22 adventures to re-ignite the profound joy and artistic passion of drawing for every reader. Author Kerry Lemon uses a wide range of exercises and encouraging guidance to allow the reader to fall in love with the process of physically creating marks and shapes across a page. Only by enjoying the process will you begin to draw regularly, and of course, lots of drawing leads to lots of improvement! As...

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OpenGL® SuperBible: Comprehensive Tutorial and Reference, Sixth Edition

OpenGL® SuperBible: Comprehensive Tutorial and Reference, Sixth Edition

By: Graham Sellers; Richard S Wright; Nicholas Haemel

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2013

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OpenGL® SuperBible, Sixth Edition, is the definitive programmer’s guide, tutorial, and reference for the world’s leading 3D API for real-time computer graphics, OpenGL 4.3. The best all-around introduction to OpenGL for developers at all levels of experience, it clearly explains both the newest API and indispensable related concepts. You’ll find up-to-date, hands-on guidance for all facets of modern OpenGL development on both desktop and mobile platforms, including transformations, texture mapping, shaders, buffers, geometry management, and much more. Extensively revised, this edition...