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The Digital Photography Book, Part 5: Photo Recipes

The Digital Photography Book, Part 5: Photo Recipes

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 23-JUL-2014

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Scott Kelby, author of the top-selling digital photography book of all time, is back with an entirely new book in his popular series that picks up right where part 4 left off. It’s more of that “Ah ha—so that’s how they do it,” straight-to-the-point, skip-the-technojargon stuff you can really use today that made part 1 so successful. In parts 1 through 4 of this series, the most popular chapter in the book has always been the last chapter: “Photo Recipes to Help You Get ‘The Shot’.” In each of those chapters, Scott shows a final image and then describes how to get that type of...

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Behind the Seen: How Walter Murch Edited Cold Mountain Using Apple’s Final Cut Pro and What This Means for Cinema

Behind the Seen: How Walter Murch Edited Cold Mountain Using Apple’s Final Cut Pro and What This Means for Cinema

By: Charles Koppelman

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 21-OCT-2004

Insert Date: 23-JUL-2014

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The first volume to reveal the post-production process of a major motion picture (Cold Mountain) edited entirely in Final Cut Pro! Offers a rare inside glimpse at the creative process of one of cinema's giants: threetime Academy Award-winning editor Walter Murch. Includes anecdotes from the director, edit staff, and producers; photos, emails, and journal entries from Murch; and behind-the-scenes insights. Accounts from Apple's Final Cut Pro team about what they think about the future of it in feature films. As the first software-only desktop nonlinear editing system, Final...

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Suchmaschinenoptimierung mit Google Webmaster Tools

Suchmaschinenoptimierung mit Google Webmaster Tools

By: Stephan Czysch

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Die kostenlos von Google bereitgestellten Webmaster-Tools helfen Websiteinhabern dabei, ihre Webseiten zu konfigurieren, zu analysieren und zu optimieren. Sie bieten ihnen unter anderem Antworten auf die Fragen “Zu welchen Suchanfragen wird meine Website gefunden?“, “Wer verlinkt auf meine Website?“, “Wie viele Seiten meines Webauftritts werden von Google tatsächlich indexiert?“ und “Welche Optimierung kann ich vornehmen?”. Unverzichtbar sind die Tools u.a. für die Suchmaschinenoptimierung. Wer eine umfassende Anleitung zum Einsatz der Google Webmaster-Tools sucht, ist bei diesem Buch genau...

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David Busch’s Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography

David Busch’s Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras are hot! Smaller and lighter than older-style SLRs, mirrorless ILC models use more compact lenses and accessories, and can be easily adapted to use lenses and gear originally designed for conventional SLR cameras-so you can downsize your camera kit and continue using much of your favorite gear. Many mirrorless ILC models are also loaded with popular features like built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, touch screens, autofocus systems, high speed shooting, and other innovations. If you're the proud owner of a new mirrorless ILC, DAVID BUSCH'S MASTERING MIRRORLESS...

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Biologically-Inspired Techniques for Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

Biologically-Inspired Techniques for Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

By: Shafiq Alam; Gillian Dobbie; Yun Koh; Saeed ur Rehman

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 17-JUL-2014

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Biologically-inspired data mining has a wide variety of applications in areas such as data clustering, classification, sequential pattern mining, and information extraction in healthcare and bioinformatics. Over the past decade, research materials in this area have dramatically increased, providing clear evidence of the popularity of these techniques. Biologically-Inspired Techniques for Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining exemplifies prestigious research and shares the practices that have allowed these areas to grow and flourish. This essential reference publication highlights contemporary...

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Gender Considerations and Influence in the Digital Media and Gaming Industry

Gender Considerations and Influence in the Digital Media and Gaming Industry

By: Julie Prescott; Julie McGurren

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2014

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Occupational segregation is an important issue and can be detrimental to women. There is a strong need for more women in science, engineering, and information technology, which are traditionally male dominated fields. Female representation in the computer gaming industry is a potential way to increase the presence of women in other computer-related fields. Gender Considerations and Influence in the Digital Media and Gaming Industry provides a collection of high-quality empirical studies and personal experiences of women working in male-dominated fields with a particular focus on the media and...

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Design For Kids

Design For Kids

By: Debra Levin Gelman

Publisher: Rosenfeld Media

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2014

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Emotion. Ego. Impatience. Stubbornness. Characteristics like these make creating sites and apps for kids a daunting proposition. However, with a bit of knowledge, you can design experiences that help children think, play, and learn. With Design for Kids, you'll learn how to create digital products for today's connected generation....

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iPad and iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way

iPad and iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way

By: Jeff Carlson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 16-JUL-2014

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For anyone who has ever used an iPhone or iPad, you know there is a powerful video camera inside that can shoot phenomenal HD video and is incredibly easy to use . But simply shooting video is only one step to visualizing and digitizing  your creative efforts. In iPad and iPhone Video, bestselling author Jeff Carlson shows you how to best harness the powers of these remarkable devices. Jeff explores all the steps to shooting great video in a variety of scenarios, from outdoor sunny arenas to dark concert venues. He’ll explain everything you need to know about editing the results in order...

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Logic Pro X

Logic Pro X

By: David Nahmani

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 15-JUL-2014

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• Lektions- und Mediendateien zur Bearbeitung der praktischen Übungen stehen als Download bereit (in englischer Sprache)• Die einzelnen Lektionen sind jeweils sorgfältig auf praktische Aufgaben zugeschnitten, die sich Ihnen bei der täglichen Arbeit stellen, und zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie sie meistern• Wiederholungsfragen fassen den Lernstoff zusammen und helfen Ihnen, sich für die Zertifizierungsprüfung von Apple vorzubereiten.• Das Buch ist in einem leicht verständlichen Stil geschrieben• Die reiche Bebilderung hilft Ihnen, die vorgestellten Techniken schnell zu beherrschen• Die Angabe der...

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Astrophotography

Astrophotography

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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Today's photographic equipment allows amateurs to take pictures of the stars that far surpass images taken just a few decades ago by even the largest observatories-and this book will teach you how.Author and world-renowned astrophotographer Thierry Legault teaches the art and techniques of astrophotography: from simple camera-on-tripod night-scene imaging of constellations, star trails, eclipses, artificial satellites, and polar auroras to more intensive astrophotography using specialized equipment for lunar, planetary, solar, and deep-sky imaging. Legault shares advice on equipment and...

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The Sony a7 and a7R

The Sony a7 and a7R

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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This book is a guide to using the Sony a7 and a7R, the first full frame, autofocus system cameras. The less-expensive a7 has a 24-megapixel sensor for shooting rapidly changing scenes; the a7R has a 36-megapixel sensor for ultimate image sharpness. Both use advanced image-processing algorithms and can use any manufacturer's lens when matched with an adapter. The electronic viewfinder gives an accurate preview of the image, ensuring technically excellent photographs by preventing mistakes in color temperature, depth of field, and exposure. All features of the a7 and a7R are covered, including...

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E-Governance and Social Inclusion

E-Governance and Social Inclusion

By: Scott Baum; Arun Mahizhnan

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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The application of e-government technologies has led to increased public participation and social inclusion, while allowing for greater government transparency. These technologies provide accessibility to online content and services while offering the public an active voice in governmental issues. E-Governance and Social Inclusion: Concepts and Cases presents current and emerging research about the implementation of technology in government and its broad social implications. This handbook aims to be a comprehensive reference publication for academicians, researchers, practitioners, students,...

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Global Issues and Ethical Considerations in Human Enhancement Technologies

Global Issues and Ethical Considerations in Human Enhancement Technologies

By: Steven Thompson

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-APR-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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With rapid advancements in human enhancement technologies, society struggles with many issues, such as definition, effects, participation, regulation, and control. Current and future initiatives in these technologies may not be in the participants’ best interests; therefore, it is imperative for research on humanitarian considerations to be available to those affiliated with this field. Global Issues and Ethical Considerations in Human Enhancement Technologies compiles prestigious research and provides a well-rounded composite of the field’s role in emerging technologies. Addressing both...

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Handbook of Research on Trends in European Higher Education Convergence

Handbook of Research on Trends in European Higher Education Convergence

By: Alina Dima

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-APR-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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With an increase in global competition among universities and national higher education systems, educational programs desire to offer compatible content without losing their competitive advantage. Because of this balance, the issue of convergence, along with its benefits and limits, has emerged. Handbook of Research on Trends in European Higher Education Convergence aims to identify the indicators that meet the consensus of the academic community and higher education management experts. Analyzing the recognized trends within the publication and concluding which measures should be taken to...

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The Essential Pro Tools®

The Essential Pro Tools®

By: Andy Hagerman

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 17-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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Pro Tools is the essential audio software for musicians, producers, sound designers, game developers, and film-makers around the world. The Essential Pro Tools is your best source for learning the fundamentals of this exciting, powerful program. Author, trainer, and Pro Tools expert Andy Hagerman is your guide in this unique e-book. His clear approach to Pro Tool's essential processes--from the basics of recording through editing and mixing--features plenty of supportive examples and illustrations and will have you up to speed quickly. Exercise sections offer hands-on experience to help drive...

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Apple Pro Training Series: GarageBand

Apple Pro Training Series: GarageBand

By: Mary Plummer

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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In the only Apple-certified guide to GarageBand, readers will be creating original works within the first few chapters. Using real-life material and practical lessons that they can apply immediately to their own projects, this book/media combo offers a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of GarageBand. Focused lessons take you step-by-step through fun, real-world projects, and the newest GarageBand features. Exclusively for this book, author/musician Mary Plummer works with a host of talented artists ranging from a student songwriter to a professional touring guitarist, an...

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Moderne Web-Anwendungen mit ASP.NET MVC und JavaScript, 2nd Edition

Moderne Web-Anwendungen mit ASP.NET MVC und JavaScript, 2nd Edition

By: Manfred Steyer; Holger Schwichtenberg Dr.

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 08-JUL-2014

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Wer sich die Erstellung moderner Webanwendungen auf die Fahnen geheftet hat, muss eine Vielzahl an client- und serverseitigen Technologien kombinieren. Dieses Buch hilft Ihnen dabei, indem es auf die Technologien ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Web API, ASP.NET SignalR, Entity Framework sowie auf JavaScript-Frameworks, wie AngularJS, eingeht und deren Zusammenspiel erläutert. Daneben bespricht es ausgewählte, für die Entwicklung von Anwendungen interessante HTML-5-APIs, darunter die Browser-Datenbank IndexedDb und den Application Cache zur Bereitstellung offlinefähiger Web-Anwendungen. Auch die Themen...

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Gimp 2.8 , 4th Edition

Gimp 2.8 , 4th Edition

By: Bettina K. Lechner

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 08-JUL-2014

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Dieses Grundlagen- und Workshopbuch ist für alle, die einen praxisnahen Einstieg in GIMP suchen. Zunächst verschaffen Sie sich einen Überblick über die Software und lernen die Werkzeuge zur Bildbearbeitung im praktischen Einsatz kennen. Von einfachen Aufgaben wie dem Zuschneiden eines Fotos oder der Korrektur von Farben bis hin zu komplexeren Aufgaben wie der Arbeit mit Ebenen lernen Sie die gesamte Bandbreite der kreativen Möglichkeiten kennen. Darüber hinaus erfahren Sie, wie Sie GIMP für die Textgestaltung und im Webdesign einsetzen können, denn auch Logos, Buttons oder grafisch gestaltete...

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Rough Cuts
Visual Design: Ninety-five things you need to know. Told in Helvetica and Dingbats

Visual Design: Ninety-five things you need to know. Told in Helvetica and Dingbats

By: Jim Krause

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 30-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 10-JUL-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Visual Design speaks design, through design, to designers, presenting 95 core design principles with concise text and a touch of visual wit. Author of the bestselling Index series on design basics, Jim Krause uses a combination of Helvetica and Dingbats to teach a wide range of design topics (both conceptually and compositionally related) in a one-topic-per-spread format. Using humor, practical tips, and inspiring visual examples, Krause makes it clear how each of the 95 axioms of effective design are relevant and applicable across all...

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Three.js Essentials

Three.js Essentials

By: Jos Dirksen

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2014

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Create and animate beautiful 3D graphics with this fast-paced tutorial Acquire thorough knowledge of the essential features of Three.js, explained using comprehensive examples Animate HTML5 elements directly from Three.js using the CSS3 3D renderer Visualize information such as sound and open data in beautiful 3D In Detail Create beautiful visualizations and 3D scenes using Three.js with this practical, example-rich book. Learn all the core concepts of Three.js, and whether you are targeting mobile devices or desktop browsers, you will gain the necessary skills to build...