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Photography Beyond Technique: Essays from F295 on the Informed Use of Alternative and Historical Photographic Processes

Photography Beyond Technique: Essays from F295 on the Informed Use of Alternative and Historical Photographic Processes

By: Tom Persinger

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Photography is not dying and has not died. It has been an ever-changing medium since its earliest days, and while near-obsession with the technology of the day may have defined photography over the course of its existence, photography is so much more than hardware and software. Photography is communication, whether chemical or digital, tangible or ephemeral in form. Photography Beyond Technique is a compelling selection of essays and images that reveal the thoughts and methods of some of today’s most exciting contemporary photographers. These artists employ alternative,...

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The Best of MAKE

The Best of MAKE

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2007

Insert Date: 16-JAN-2014

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After two years, MAKE has become one of most celebrated new magazines to hit the newsstands, and certainly one of the hottest reads. If you're just catching on to the MAKE phenomenon and wonder what you've missed, this book contains the best DIY projects from the magazine's first ten volumes -- a surefire collection of fun and challenging activities going back to MAKE's launch in early 2005....

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Paper and Ink Workshop

Paper and Ink Workshop

By: John Foster

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 03-JAN-2014

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Go behind the scenes in the creation of incredible pieces of design and art with Paper and Ink Workshop. This book discusses silkscreen, letterpress, and woodblock printing, and explains the techniques needed to produce the final prints. You will not only be amazed and inspired, but also able to quickly take the knowledge learned and apply it to your own work and projects. ...

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Paint Lab

Paint Lab

By: Deborah Forman

Publisher: Quarry Books

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 03-JAN-2014

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Paint Lab is packed with unique and experimental techniques and ideas in painting. This hands-on book is organized into 52 units, which may, but don’t need to be explored on a weekly basis. The labs can be worked on in any order, so that you can flip around to learn a new mixed-media technique or be inspired by a particular painting theme or application. ...

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HA3K3LN + STR1CK3N für Geeks

HA3K3LN + STR1CK3N für Geeks

By: Verena Kuni

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 30-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 17-DEC-2013

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Häkeln und Stricken sind längst Bestandteil der Geek-Kultur. Das mag für manche überraschend klingen, liegt aber nahe, denn diese Techniken eignen sich ideal, um das eigene Geektum nach Herzenslust auszuleben. Eine Häkel- oder Strickanleitung kann mit Fug und Recht als Algorithmus bezeichnet werden. Und umgekehrt lassen sich Mathematik, Informatik und Technologie ganz wunderbar in gestrickte und gehäkelte Gestalt bringen – etwa als wolliger Wachstumsalgorithmus oder als hyperbolisches Cape. Schals und Mützen kommen in Form von Möbiusbändern und Kleinschen Flaschen daher. Und es geht natürlich...

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT One-Kit Wonders is packed with building and programming instructions for ten innovative robots. The book dives headfirst into the creative thrill of robot-building with models like Grabbot, Dragster, and The Hand. Step by step building instructions make it simple to construct even the most complex models while the detailed programming instructions teach you how a NXT program really works. ...

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Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing 2014

Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing 2014

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 17-DEC-2013

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It’s 3D Printing: The Next Generation! The technology’s improving, prices are dropping,new models are hitting the market, and 3D printers are appearing on desktops, workbenches, lab shelves, and kitchen tables all over the world. Not only are we seeing better, faster, and cheaper 3D printers, we’re also seeing new printing materials, easier-to-use design software, powerful scanning technology, and the rise of an entire ecosystem of 3D peripherals and services that support 3D printing technology. Make’s second annual 3D Printing Guide is once again your go-to resource for discovering the...

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The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 2

The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 2

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 18-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 22-NOV-2013

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Join Megs on a tour through the wide-ranging world of LEGO building in the second volume of The LEGO Adventure Book. Learn to build sleek spaceships, fearsome pirate galleys, fire-breathing dragons, fast cars, and much more....

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The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory

The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 18-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 24-OCT-2013

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The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory  introduces the EV3 and covers the essentials of making robots with the kit. Inside you will find complete instructions for creating five robots. ...

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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2

The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 30-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 08-OCT-2013

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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2 contains step-by-step, full color building instructions for 10 more amazing LEGO vehicles....

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Das "inoffizielle" LEGO®-Technic-Buch

Das "inoffizielle" LEGO®-Technic-Buch

By: Pawel "Sariel" Kmiec

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 02-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 04-OCT-2013

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Sariel betreibt eigene Website mit Videos und Blog- Sehr bekannt in der Szene, auch als offizieller LEGO-Entwickler- Einziges Buch, das technische Konstruktionen mit LEGO-Technic erklärt- Auflage USA: >30.000 ...

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Beautiful LEGO

Beautiful LEGO

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 04-OCT-2013

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Full of masterful, mind-boggling LEGO creations, Beautiful LEGO features the work of some of the most creative minds working in LEGO today....

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The Maker Movement Manifesto: Rules for Innovation in the New World of Crafters, Hackers, and Tinkerers

The Maker Movement Manifesto: Rules for Innovation in the New World of Crafters, Hackers, and Tinkerers

By: Mark Hatch

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 04-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 04-OCT-2013

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YOU can create the next breakthrough innovationA revolution is under way. But it’s not about tearing down the old guard. It’s about building, it’s about creating, it’s about breathing life into groundbreaking newideas. ...

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The Rules of Photography and When to Break Them

The Rules of Photography and When to Break Them

By: Haje Jan Kamps

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 02-OCT-2013

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One of the most popular cameras on the market is called the "Digital Rebel," yet many photographers use it and its brethren following tired old rules from tired old photographers. This book aims to show new and intermediate photographers that they can move beyond the dogma and shoot more creatively. If you're just starting out with a camera, or are starting to think about switching away from "auto," this is the perfect book for you. Not only will you find within all the classical "rules"-useful basic knowledge that can sharpen anyone's eye for great photography-but you'll simultaneously...

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The Makerspace Workbench

The Makerspace Workbench

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 17-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 01-OCT-2013

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Create a shared space for collaborative making: designing and building DIY electronic hardware, programming, and manufacturing projects. With this illustrated guide, you’ll find clear explanations of the tools, software, materials, and layout you need to get started....

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LEGO® bauen

LEGO® bauen

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Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 12-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 15-SEP-2013

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Eine überarbeitete, vierfarbig Version dieses meistverkauften Handbuchs für LEGO-Bautechniken.- US-Startauflage 20.000- 100.000 Exemplare verkauft von der ersten Auflage in 6 Sprachen- Richtig konstruieren, maßstabsgerecht bauen...

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The Ultimate Book of Saturday Science

The Ultimate Book of Saturday Science

By: Neil A. Downie

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 30-AUG-2013

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The Ultimate Book of Saturday Science is Neil Downie's biggest and most astounding compendium yet of science experiments you can do in your own kitchen or backyard using common household items. It may be the only book that encourages hands-on science learning through the use of high-velocity, air-driven carrots. Downie, the undisputed maestro of Saturday science, here reveals important principles in physics, engineering, and chemistry through such marvels as the Helevator--a contraption that's half helicopter, half elevator--and the Rocket Railroad, which pumps propellant up from...

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What is Theatre?

What is Theatre?

By: John Brown

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 30-JAN-1997

Insert Date: 31-JUL-2013

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This major introductory textbook is from one of the leading educators working in theatre today. What Is Theatre? will make its reader a better playgoer, responding more fully to performance, with a keener appreciation of all the resources of theatre-acting, design, direction, organization, theatre buildings, and audiences. By focusing on the best professional practice and the most helpful learning processes, Dr. Brown shows how to read a play-text and to see and hear its potential for performance. Throughout this book, suggestions are given for student essays and class discussions, to...

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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1

The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 30-JUL-2013

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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1 contains step-by-step, full color building instructions for building 10 LEGO vehicles....

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Earrings VISUAL Project Guide: Step-by-step instructions for 30 gorgeous designs

Earrings VISUAL Project Guide: Step-by-step instructions for 30 gorgeous designs

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Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 13-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 30-JUL-2013

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30 projects to make one-of-a-kind earrings Earrings are the cornerstone of any woman's jewelry collection. They are among the most popular jewelry-making projects because they are quick to create and don't require a large investment in materials. From simple hoops and drops to intricate clusters and wireworked pieces, this book has earrings to suit every style. From the author of the bestselling Teach Yourself VISUALLY Jewelry Making & Beading, Earrings VISUAL Project Guide includes 30 appealing patterns for a variety of earring styles, plus variations, each one illustrated with...