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Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs

Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs

By: Henry Carroll

Publisher: Laurence King

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2014

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Photography is now more popular than ever thanks to the rapid development of digital cameras. Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs is ideal for this new wave of snapshooters using DSLR, compact system, and bridge cameras. It contains no graphs, no techie diagrams, and no camera-club jargon. Instead, it inspires readers through iconic images and playful copy, packed with hands-on tips. Split into five sections, the book covers composition, exposure, light, lenses and the art of seeing. Masterpieces by acclaimed photographers – including Henri Cartier-Bresson, Sebastião...

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Take Control of Podcasting on the Mac, 3rd Edition

Take Control of Podcasting on the Mac, 3rd Edition

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-JUN-2014

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Start podcasting or take it to the next level with our step-by-step guide!Start podcasting or take your podcast to the next level with start-to-finish guidance from Andy Affleck. You'll learn tricks of the trade as you assemble your hardware and software, make recordings, and add polish by editing and mixing. Once your audio is in the can, you'll find real-world advice and steps for encoding and publishing your episodes.Take Control of Podcasting on the Mac provides the help anyone interested in podcasting on the Mac needs:What do other podcasters do? Find out about the gear and techniques...

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Immersive Learning

Immersive Learning

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Publisher: American Society for Training & Development

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

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Numerous studies have shown the same results: Virtual practice is often as effective—or more so—as reallife practice. Why is this? Immediacy of feedback—corrective feedback at the time of error—plus the ability to control the training environments to ensure the most common or most difficult scenarios are experienced and navigated by learners. The most useful training allows learners to actually practice skills in a safe environment. In immersive learning, you can control what experiences learners have, the feedback they receive, and the opportunities they have to see both shortterm and...

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The Accidental Instructional Designer

The Accidental Instructional Designer

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Publisher: American Society for Training & Development

Publication Date: 16-MAY-2014

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Don’t create boring elearning!   Cammy Bean presents a fresh, modern take on instructional design for elearning. Filled with her personal insights and tips, The Accidental Instructional Designer covers nearly every aspect of the elearning design process, including understanding instructional design, creating scenarios, building interactivity, designing visuals, and working with SMEs. You’ll learn all about the CBT Lady and how to avoid her instructional design mistakes. Along the way, you’ll hear from a few other accidental instructional designers, get ideas for your own projects, and...

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Cases on the Assessment of Scenario and Game-Based Virtual Worlds in Higher Education

Cases on the Assessment of Scenario and Game-Based Virtual Worlds in Higher Education

By: Shannon Kennedy-Clark; Kristina Everett; Penny Wheeler

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-APR-2014

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The ever-growing creation of new internet technologies has led to a growing trend and use of scenario-based virtual environments and serious games in education. Along with these new technologies, there is an increasing interest in how students can be effectively assessed when using these virtual environments. Cases on the Assessment of Scenario and Game-Based Virtual Worlds in Higher Education is a comprehensive collection that provides aspects of assessment in virtual worlds combined with lessons learned from critical reflection. These case studies present successes, challenges, and...

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book® Update (2014 Release)

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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book® Update (2014 Release)

By: Adobe Creative Team

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 23-JUN-2014

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The latest update to Adobe Illustrator added some great new enhancements, including live rectangles and live rounded rectangles, Pen tool preview, anchor point enhancements, Typekit missing fonts and font workflow enhancements, and more. This “What’s new” guide provides a hands-on tour of the most important improvements to Adobe Illustrator, and is intended as a supplement to the existing Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book®....

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Building a Web Application with PHP and MariaDB: A Reference Guide

Building a Web Application with PHP and MariaDB: A Reference Guide

By: Sai Srinivas Sriparasa

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Build fast, secure, and interactive web applications using this comprehensive guide Learn how to construct scalable and secure web applications Utilize PHP and MariaDB to architect and create data-driven web applications Numerous real-time scenarios have been implemented as examples that will lead to a better understanding of how web applications are handled In Detail Starting with a quick refresher of the PHP language and MariaDB database, readers will explore concepts such as unit testing, session authentication and management, permissions engine, caching, security,...

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Rock Your iPad: Thor

Rock Your iPad: Thor

By: G.W. Childs IV

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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Propellerhead's Thor synthesizer for the iPad is a virtual synth that works just like the popular Thor synth found in Propellerhead's virtual studio, Reason. Thor is powerful, pro-level instrument that combines several types of synthesis, including wavetable, FM synthesis, and subtractive synthesis. Now, in this power-packed e-book tutorial, G.W. Childs shows you how to get the most out of Thor, including how to build stunning patches and sequences that will add to any performance or composition you're creating. By following in G.W.'s footsteps, you will build sounds, experiment with...

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The Digital Filmmaking Handbook, Fifth Edition

The Digital Filmmaking Handbook, Fifth Edition

By: Sonja Schenk

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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THE DIGITAL FILMMAKING HANDBOOK, FIFTH EDITION is the one-stop resource to guide you in taking your digital film project from initial concept to finished project. Covering everything from writing and pre-production planning to shooting and post-production editing and effects, the book has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest hardware, software, and production processes. It also now includes coverage of the latest filmmaking-related apps and the shift toward digital distribution. You'll learn the ins and outs of the craft and you'll pick up techniques for creating shots and effects that...

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Adobe Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

Adobe Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release)

By: Russell Chun

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 13-AUG-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Flash Professional CC (2014 release) 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 Flash Professional CC Classroom in a Book contains 10 lessons that cover the basics, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can...

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Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

Adobe® Photoshop® CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

By: Andrew Faulkner; Brie Gyncild

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 30-JUL-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe® Photoshop®  CC (2014 release) 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...

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Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book® (2014 release)

By: Kelly Kordes Anton; John Cruise

Publisher: Adobe Press

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2014

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The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe InDesign CC (2014 release) 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 InDesign CC Classroom in a Book contains 16 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...

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Academic Press Library in Signal Processing

Academic Press Library in Signal Processing

By: Rama Chellappa; Sergios Theodoridis

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 03-JUN-2014

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This fifth volume, edited and authored by world leading experts, gives a review of the principles, methods and techniques of important and emerging research topics and technologies in image and video compression and multimedia. With this reference source you will: Quickly grasp a new area of research Understand the underlying principles of a topic and its application Ascertain how a topic relates to other areas and learn of the research issues yet to be resolved Quick tutorial reviews of important and emerging topics of research in Image and Video Compression and...

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Das Sony RX100 & RX100 II Handbuch

Das Sony RX100 & RX100 II Handbuch

By: Martin Vieten

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Das Sony RX100 II & RX100 Handbuch geht auf nahezu alle Funktionen der Kameras ein, verliert aber nie den Blick aufs Motiv. Ganz gleich, ob Sie gelungene Porträts aufnehmen möchte, eindrucksvolle Landschaften fotografieren oder einfach nur mit der Kamera durch die Straßen bummeln wollen: In diesem Buch bekommen Sie die Informationen, mit denen Sie mehr aus Ihren Fotos und Videos mit der RX100 II & RX100 machen....

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Das 1X1 des Fotografierens

Das 1X1 des Fotografierens

By: Khara Plicanic

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Sie möchten mit Ihrer Kompakt- oder Spiegelreflexkamera endlich bessere Fotos machen? Mit diesem Buch gelingen Ihnen Bilder, die Sie nie für möglich gehalten hätten – ganz ohne Vorwissen! Lesen Sie dieses Buch mit der Kamera in der Hand, denn Sie werden viel ausprobieren wollen. Damit Ihre Fotos genau so werden, wie Sie es wollen!...

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Kinder fotografieren

Kinder fotografieren

By: Allison Tyler Jones

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Mit diesem Buch lernen Sie, authentische Porträts von Kindern zu fotografieren. Sie lernen Fotos zu machen, die jenseits von Klischees das Wesen und die Persönlichkeit der Kinder zeigen. Ob als Einzelporträt, mit Lieblingsspielzeug oder -tier, in Interaktion mit den Geschwistern oder der ganzen Familie....

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Pervasive Displays

Pervasive Displays

By: Nigel Davies; Sarah Clinch; Florian Alt

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2014

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Fueled by falling display hardware costs and rising demand, digital signage and pervasive displays are becoming ever more ubiquitous. Such systems have traditionally been used for advertising and information dissemination, with digital signage commonplace in shopping malls, airports and public spaces. While advertising and broadcasting announcements remain important applications, developments in sensing and interaction technologies are enabling entirely new classes of display applications that tailor content to the situation and audience of the display. As a result, signage systems are...

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MORE Best Business Practices for Photographers

MORE Best Business Practices for Photographers

By: John Harrington

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-JUN-2014

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MORE BEST BUSINESS PRACTICES FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS expands on the success of John Harrington's popular BEST BUSINESS PRACTICES FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS. This second volume features even more tips and techniques for professional and aspiring photographers looking to operate a successful photography business. Photography is more technologically sophisticated than ever today, but it takes more than a good eye and technical know-how to build a thriving business. A veteran pro photographer, Harrington understands the business, and he gives you the details you need to know in order to succeed. In...

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Live Sound for Guitar

Live Sound for Guitar

By: Sandy Williams

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2014

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Getting a great guitar sound in your headphones, or in your bedroom or garage is one thing. Getting killer sound on stage is something else altogether! In this one-of-a-kind guidebook, veteran guitarist and teacher Sandy Williams shares tips and techniques learned over decades of playing in every type of live environment and teaches you how to get the best sound possible in a wide variety of venues, styles, and gig situations. Playing live is one of the most rewarding aspects of being a musician, but guitarists need to be ready for the many challenges that live performance can pose. Meeting...

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The Audio Expert

The Audio Expert

By: Ethan Winer

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2012

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The Audio Expert is a comprehensive reference that covers all aspects of audio, with many practical, as well as theoretical, explanations. Providing in-depth descriptions of how audio really works, using common sense plain-English explanations and mechanical analogies with minimal math, the book is written for people who want to understand audio at the deepest, most technical level, without needing an engineering degree. It's presented in an easy-to-read, conversational tone, and includes more than 400 figures and photos augmenting the text. The Audio Expert takes the intermediate...