Wedding Photography: Advanced Techniques for Digital by Bill Hurter

By Bill Hurter

Drawing at the photos and services of dozens of industry-leading photographers, this handbook on marriage ceremony images presents serious insights into the ideas that set the easiest within the enterprise except leisure. protecting either the technical features of the career in addition to delving into extra sophisticated points of the craft—including training and making plans, interpersonal abilities, a keen eye, stable timing, a cool-under-pressure mind-set, posing and lights abilities, and inventive talent—this specified guide additionally bargains options for streamlining postproduction efforts from operating electronic filters and retouching pictures to saving and archiving documents. With directions on the right way to reflect gorgeous marriage ceremony photographs, this advisor will curiosity beginner photographers alike.

Show description

Continue reading »

Aging Gracefully: Portraits of People Over 100 by Karsten Thormaehlen

By Karsten Thormaehlen

Fall in love with fifty two clever, fit, and pleased 100-year-olds during this celebratory and uplifting artwork publication. a gorgeous and engaging exploration of what it really is wish to be over a hundred years previous, Aging Gracefully invitations readers to appear into the face of a century of lifestyles event with snap shots of centenarians captured through the compassionate, minimalist lens of photographer Karsten Thormaehlen. The impressive pictures are observed by way of brief bios of the centenarians, that includes costs and knowledge on love, nutrition, humor, and dwelling with grace.

Show description

Continue reading »

Vivian Maier: A Photographer Found by John Maloof

By John Maloof

The definitive monograph of yankee photographer Vivian Maier, exploring the total diversity and brilliance of her paintings and the secret of her existence, written and edited via famous images curator and author Marvin Heiferman; that includes 250 black-and-white photos, colour paintings, and different fabrics by no means obvious earlier than; and a foreword by way of New York Times bestselling writer Laura Lippman.

Vivian Maier’s story—the secretive nanny-photographer in the course of her existence who turns into a favored sensation presently after her death—has, so far, been pieced jointly merely from formerly visible or recognized photos she made and the handful of proof that experience surfaced approximately her lifestyles. in the course of her lifetime she shot greater than 100,000 pictures, which she stored hidden from the area. In 2007, years earlier than her dying, Chicago old preservationist John Maloof stumbled on a trove of negatives, and roll upon roll of undeveloped movie in a garage locker he received at public sale. They published a shocking and finished artist and a beautiful physique of labor, which Maloof championed and taken to around the world acclaim. 



Vivian Maier presents the main finished assortment and biggest choice of the photographer’s work—created through the Nineteen Fifties during the Seventies in long island, Chicago, and on her travels round the country—almost completely unpublished and together with her formerly unknown colour paintings. It positive aspects photographs of and excerpts from Maier’s own artifacts, memorabilia, and audiotapes, made to be had for the 1st time. This amazing quantity attracts upon lately carried out interviews with those that knew Maier, which shed new mild on Maier’s photographic ability and her life.

Show description

Continue reading »

Cockpit. The Illustrated History of WW2 Aircraft Interiors by Donald Nijboer

By Donald Nijboer

Книга Cockpit. The Illustrated background of WW2 airplane Interiors. Cockpit. The Illustrated historical past of WW2 plane Interiors. Книги Вооружение Автор: D.Nijboer Формат: pdf Размер: 86,1 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Иллюстрированная история оснащения кабин самолетов второй мировой войны.

Show description

Continue reading »

Stealth Warplanes by Doug Richardson

By Doug Richardson

Stealth Warplanes КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Название: Stealth Warplanes Автор:Doug Richardson Издательство: MBI Publishing corporation ISBN: 0-7603-1051-3 Год издания: 2001 Язык: English Количество страниц: 184 Формат: PDF Размер: 24,6 mbЭто великолепно иллюстрированное издание посвящено самолетам технологии стелс, как наиболее значимым событиям в области авиации. Приподнимая завесу секретности, дезинформации, а также спекуляции вокруг самолета стелс, автор Дуг Ричардсон дает подробный анализ истребителей и бомбардировщиков, которые используют невероятные стелс технологии для поражения противника. Скачать:hotfile zero 1 2 three four five

Show description

Continue reading »

Diane Arbus's 1960s : auguries of experience by Frederick Gross

By Frederick Gross

In any decade the paintings of just a only a few artists bargains a template for knowing the tradition and concepts in their time. Photographer Diane Arbus is this sort of infrequent artists, and during this ebook Frederick Gross returns Arbus’s paintings to the instant during which it used to be produced and primary seen to bare its broader value for interpreting and mapping the tradition of the Sixties. whereas delivering a different view of the social, literary, and inventive context in which Arbus labored, he additionally, might be for the 1st time at any place, measures the genuine breadth and complexity of her achievement.

Gross considers Arbus much less when it comes to her usually mythologized biography—a “Sylvia Plath with a camera”—but really seems to be at how her paintings resonates with major photographic portraiture, paintings, social currents, theoretical positions, and literature of her instances, from Robert Frank and Richard Avedon to Andy Warhol and Truman Capote. He exhibits how her incandescent photos appear to literalize previous notions of images as trapping a layer of the subject’s soul in the body of an image. For Arbus, “auguries”—as in “Auguries of Innocence,” her 1963 photographic unfold in Harper’s Bazaar—conveyed the concept whoever was once found in her picture might reach mythical status.

By transferring serious realization from the myths of Arbus’s biography to the mythmaking of her artwork, this booklet offers us a brand new, expert appreciation of 1 of the 20 th century’s most crucial photographers and a greater figuring out of the area during which she worked.

Show description

Continue reading »