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3301. 

Learning Core Audio: A Hands-On Guide to Audio Programming for Mac and iOS

Learning Core Audio: A Hands-On Guide to Audio Programming for Mac and iOS

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 19-AUG-2010

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Audio can affect the human brain in the most powerful and profound ways. Using Apple’s Core Audio, you can leverage all that power in your own Mac and iOS software, implementing features ranging from audio capture to real-time effects, MP3 playback to virtual instruments, web radio to VoIP support. The most sophisticated audio programming system ever created, Core Audio is not simple. In Learning Core Audio, top Mac programming author Chris Adamson and legendary Core Audio expert Kevin Avila fully explain this challenging framework, enabling experienced Mac or iOS programmers to make the most...

3302. 

EPUB Straight to the Point: Creating ebooks for the Apple iPad and other ereaders

EPUB Straight to the Point: Creating ebooks for the Apple iPad and other ereaders

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 19-AUG-2010

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Almost overnight, EPUB has become the favored standard for displaying digital text on ereaders. The EPUB specification is a powerful method for creating gorgeous ebooks for EPUB-capable readers such as the iPad, Nook, and Kindle. Alas, it is far from perfect, with frustrating limitations, sketchy documentation, and incomplete creation tools. This extensively researched guide to creating EPUB files by best-selling author Elizabeth Castro shows you how to prepare EPUB files, make the files look great on the screen, work around EPUB weaknesses, and fix common errors. In this essential book, Liz...

3303. 

Using Microsoft® Publisher 2010

Using Microsoft® Publisher 2010

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 23-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 19-AUG-2010

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Using Microsoft® Publisher 2010 More than just a book! Get comfortable with simple techniques that you can use to create professional-looking documents. Don’t just read about it: see it, hear it, with step-by-step video tutorials and valuable audio sidebars delivered through the Free Web Edition that comes with every USING book. For the price of the book, you get online access anywhere with a web connection – no books to carry, updated content, and the benefits of video and audio learning. Way more than just a book, this is all the help you’ll ever need… where you want, when...

3304. 

Real World Adobe® Illustrator® CS5

Real World Adobe® Illustrator® CS5

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2010

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Real World Adobe Illustrator CS5 is the definitive reference to Adobe's industry-standard vector graphics software. With an easy, engaging style, author and past Illustrator product manager Mordy Golding takes readers through all of the features of the program, explaining not only how to use the multitude of features but also why and when to use them. This edition has been thoroughly updated for Illustrator CS5 and includes techniques on using the new perspective tools to draw, move, scale or duplicate objects in perspective. This edition also covers the refinements to Illustrator's drawing...

3305. 

Practical HDRI, 2nd Edition

Practical HDRI, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 28-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 15-AUG-2010

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<p>Practical HDRI, 2nd Edition, by pro photographer Jack Howard, leads you into the the new frontier of High Dynamic Range Imaging, a multi-shot technique to digitally capture, store, and edit the full luminosity range of a scene in ways not possible in a single captured image. Fully updated for 2010, the 2nd Edition covers the HDR process from image capture through post-processing for web and print. Practical HDRI, 2nd Edition is richly illustrated with step-by-step tutorials for creating professional results using the leading HDR software titles, including the latest versions of Adobe...

3306. 

An unparalleled author trio shares valuable advice for using Google Analytics to achieve your business goals Google Analytics is a free tool used by millions of Web site owners across the globe to track how visitors interact with their Web sites, where they arrive from, and which visitors drive the most revenue and sales leads. This book offers clear explanations of practical applications drawn from the real world. The author trio of Google Analytics veterans starts with a broad explanation of performance marketing and gets progressively more specific, closing with step-by-step...

3307. 

Photoshop® CS3 Channels and Masks Bible

Photoshop® CS3 Channels and Masks Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 07-MAY-2007

Insert Date: 15-AUG-2010

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Add sizzle to your images with these invaluable tools. If you're using Photoshop without working with channels and masks, you're missing out on some of the most powerful and creative features Photoshop CS3 has to offer. Let this comprehensive reference teach you to use these valuable tools the way professionals do. Create dazzling composites, speed your workflow, get awesome color--it's all here and more with step-by-step instructions, techniques, and examples. If you want to tap the full potential of Photoshop channels and masks, this striking full-color Bible is the book you need to...

3308. 

Light & Skin Interactions: Simulations for Computer Graphics Applications

Light & Skin Interactions: Simulations for Computer Graphics Applications

By: Gladimir Baranoski

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 10-MAY-2010

Insert Date: 14-AUG-2010

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Light and Skin Interactions immerses you in one of the most fascinating application areas of computer graphics: appearance simulation. The book first illuminates the fundamental biophysical processes that affect skin appearance, and reviews seminal related works aimed at applications in life and health sciences. It then examines four exemplary modeling approaches as well as definitive algorithms that can be used to generate realistic images depicting skin appearance. An accompanying companion site also includes complete code and data sources for the BioSpec model, which is considered to be...

3309. 

Real World Camera Raw with Adobe Photoshop CS5

Real World Camera Raw with Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 20-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 14-AUG-2010

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Today serious photographers shoot raw images only. Real World Camera Raw with Adobe Photoshop was the first book devoted exclusively to the topic, explaining the advantages and challenges of using Adobe Camera Raw to produce magnificent images. Real World Camera Raw in Adobe Photoshop CS5 keeps pace with new directions in digital photography and raw image processing. Jeff Schewe, a contributor to the development of Adobe Camera Raw from its beginnings, updates Bruce Fraser’s bestselling book with insider knowledge of how new features let photographers optimize and convert images for the best...

3310. 

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 14-AUG-2010

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Take advantage of Google Analytics' powerful and free tools to understand exactly how users behave when they visit your website or use your web application. This book shows you how to probe general traffic, marketing, and ecommerce information with these tools, and teaches you how to supplement them with add-ons and external tools when you want to dig even deeper. You'll also learn how to create custom reports to analyze specific issues....

3311. 

Flash® Professional CS5 Bible

Flash® Professional CS5 Bible

By: Todd Perkins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 13-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 12-AUG-2010

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Revised and updated by one of the industry’s top FLSH education experts, this new edition of the best-selling classic has been revised and enhanced to cover the very latest release of FLSH, expected in the Spring of 2009. It will continue to fill the need for a user-friendly, yet in-depth book that appeals to both the web novice and the accomplished web worker, and will function as their guide to the workings and capabilities of this powerful program. The accompanying CD will include trial software, add-ons, plug-ins, shareware, templates, and examples. ...

3312. 

Photoshop for Video, Fourth Edition

Photoshop for Video, Fourth Edition

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2010

Insert Date: 12-AUG-2010

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With this fully updated fourth edition of the popular guide for video professionals, master the skills you need to create graphics for use in television, video, the Internet, and DVD. You'll find other, thicker volumes on Photoshop, but Photoshop for Video, 4E addresses the challenges unique to video editors. Follow along as video and Photoshop expert Richard Harrington takes you step-by-step through the techniques for designing with layers and layer styles, applying filters, working with logos and 3D objects, working with actions and scripts, creating backgrounds, and more. This book uses...

3313. 

HTML Manual of Style: A Clear, Concise Reference for Hypertext Markup Language (Including HTML5), Fourth Edition

HTML Manual of Style: A Clear, Concise Reference for Hypertext Markup Language (Including HTML5), Fourth Edition

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Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 21-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 11-AUG-2010

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THE CLASSIC WEB AUTHORING GUIDE, NOW 100% UPDATED AND BETTER THAN EVER! If it’s for the Web, this book will help you create it…faster, smarter, better! Don’t settle for canned templates or boilerplate designs! Take control, with the classic guide to HTML web authoring…now completely revised for the latest techniques and shortcuts, including HTML5! Build it right… Well-planned and well-organized Easy to navigate Fun to read, view, and use Search engine-friendly and findable Reliable and consistent Easy to update and maintain Compatible with any browser Build it...

3314. 

Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 Restoration and Retouching for Digital Photographers Only

Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 Restoration and Retouching for Digital Photographers Only

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 06-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 11-AUG-2010

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Adobe Photoshop CS5 Restoration and Retouching For Digital Photographers Only is the complete guide to restoration and retouching. Whether you're new to Photoshop, or if you've been using it for years, you'll learn lots of new tricks that will help put the beauty back into cherished family photos, and turn new photos into frameable works of art. Follow Adobe Certified Photoshop Expert Mark Fitzgerald as he guides you through the restoration and retouching workflows. Begin by learning about basic concepts, such as proper tonal and color adjustment, selections, and masking. Then learn to...

3315. 

Visual QuickStart Guide: Flash Professional CS5 for Windows and Macintosh

Visual QuickStart Guide: Flash Professional CS5 for Windows and Macintosh

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 10-AUG-2010

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Flash Professional CS5 is such a powerful program that it can seem overwhelming to new or occasional users. With Flash Professional CS5 Visual QuickStart Guide, readers get a solid grounding in the fundamentals of the most recent version of the software. Highlights include working with new-style text in the text-layout framework (practically a mini-page layout program inside Flash), working with the new Color panel and other updated interface features, a look at the deco tool's expanded pattern set, plus creating ActionScript using Flash's improved automatic-code-completion features and code...

3316. 

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

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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. ...

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HTML5: Up and Running

HTML5: Up and Running

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 17-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 07-AUG-2010

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If you don't know about the new features available in HTML5, now's the time to find out. The latest version of this markup language is going to significantly change the way you develop web applications, and this book provides your first real look at HTML5's new elements and attributes. You'll also learn how HTML5 can help you develop applications that display video without having to rely on plugins, work even when a user is offline, and more....

3318. 

Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3

Photoshop CS5 and Lightroom 3

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 04-AUG-2010

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Adobe Photoshop is central to almost all photography workflows today. Each new version fo the software is a milestone in the development of this imaging behemoth, and 2010's release of CS5 is no exception.Photographers often feel overwhelmed when starting with Photoshop; the sheer number of tools and options make it difficult for the novice. There is no shortage of instructional books, yet very few direct the user to the most significant aspects of the program in a way that reflects a real workflow for the photographer.Adobe Certified Instructor Steve Laskevitch has leveraged his experience...

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The Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 3 Book for Digital Photographers

The Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 3 Book for Digital Photographers

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 06-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 03-AUG-2010

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Since Lightroom first launched, Scott Kelby's The Lightroom Book for Digital Photographers has been the world's #1 best-selling Lightroom book. In this latest version for Lightroom 3, Scott uses his same 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. Instead, by using the following three simple, yet brilliant, techniques that make it just an incredible learning tool, this book shows you how to create your own photography workflow using Lightroom: 1) Scott shares his own personal settings and...

3320. 

Vision & Voice: Refining Your Vision in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Vision & Voice: Refining Your Vision in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 03-AUG-2010

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What if your image could only communicate one thing: one major idea, overarching theme, or driving emotion? If you identified this, you’d discover your vision for that image—the internal, invisible guiding principle that directs both how you capture the image and how you develop it in the digital darkroom. Without vision, you likely find yourself flailing both behind the camera and in front of the computer—indiscriminately shooting and arbitrarily moving sliders in hopes of stumbling upon something great every once in a while. With vision, you bring direction and intention to both the...