Believing Is Seeing

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Published: 2011-09-01

ISBN: 9781594203015

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Penguin Press HC, The

Synopsis

Selected by The New York Times Book Review as a Notable Book of the Year Academy Award-wining filmmaker Errol Morris investigates the hidden truths behind a series of documentary photographs. In Believing Is Seeing Academy Award-winning director Errol Morris turns his eye to the nature of truth in photography. In his inimitable style, Morris untangles the mysteries behind an eclectic range of documentary photographs, from the ambrotype of three children found clasped in the hands of an unknown soldier at Gettysburg to the indelible portraits of the WPA photography project. Each essay in the book

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Price: $40.00


Dog Run

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Published: 2008-10-02

ISBN: 9780670020379

Format: B-Hardcover

Publisher: Studio

Synopsis

?I find that when I am in the dog runs, I am nearly invisible to my subjects. . . They play like little boys throwing one another down a hill on the school playground. They practice in their play what nature has said they must know. Dominance, defense, breeding and agility. And I am often nearly on top of the dogs in useful obscurity, making the first pictures of my life that actually make me laugh.?Internationally renowned photographer Michael Crouser captures the thrilling intensity of dogs at play in his collection of photographs called Dog Run. Crouser catches both rare and provocative moments?split

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Price: $32.00


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Photography Essentials

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Published: 2008-05-06

ISBN: 9781592577521

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Alpha

Synopsis

The focus is on the basics. Presented in concise, intuitive style, this guide has everything amateur photographers need to know to produce great images—whether shooting in digital or film. Best of all, each chapter includes FAQs and full-color visual examples to turn good shots into great shots. Professional photographer Mark Jenkinson shares tips and tricks for: Understanding how the features and controls affect Photographs Making the best use of manual, aperture priority, and shutter priority settings Shooting moving objects Shooting in bright light or nighttime settings Adjusting

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Price: $24.95


The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Great Photography

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Published: 2005-07-05

ISBN: 9781592574025

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Alpha

Synopsis

For anyone who’s tired of taking bad photos, this book is the answer. Here, readers learn all they need to know to improve their pictures—for both film and digital cameras—from stocking a camera bag to setting film speed, processing, and more. Complete with chapters on the elements of great pictures as well as tips and advice from a professional lensman, this book will help even casual point-and-shoot photographers get better results. • There are 177 million cameras in the United States shooting an average of 17 billion photos per year • Photos and illustrations

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Price: $9.95


Ready To Wear

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Published: 2004-03-02

ISBN: 9780399529535

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Perigee Trade

Synopsis

Most women feel like they can barely find their shoes in the morning-let alone pull together a stylish, snappy ensemble for the day. Mary Lou Andre is here to help. An expert in wardrobe management and fashion consulting, she shows her clients how to find their own style-and make the most of what’s already in their closets. And in this illustrated guide, she explains her effective wardrobe organization system and simple style strategies to help every woman get out the door faster-looking better than ever.

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Price: $20.00


The Basic Book of Photography

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Published: 2003-08-26

ISBN: 9780452284258

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Plume

Synopsis

For nearly three decades, The Basic Book of Photography has been the ideal handbook for beginning and experienced photographers alike.  This comprehensive edition has been expanded to include the latest technological innovations in digital photography and the most modern methods and products used in traditional film photography. So whether you use a single lens reflex (SLR), compact, APS, single-use, instant, or digital camera, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how to operate your photo equipment successfully to produce the most striking pictures. This greatly

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Price: $25.00


Shoot Out

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Published: 2003-06-03

ISBN: 9780399528880

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Perigee Trade

Synopsis

Hollywood calls it the “shoot out”… the point during the making of a movie when star-fits and power struggles turn into standoffs, walk-outs, and clashing egos. How a film ever gets made is a wonder. Leave it to two industry icons to unreel the true story…

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Price: $19.00


The Basic Book of Digital Photography

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Published: 1970-01-01

ISBN: 9780452289550

Format: Trade Paper

Publisher: Plume

Synopsis

The ultimate, up-to-the-minute digital photography handbook-from the authors of the bestselling Basic Book of Photography. The Basic Book of Digital Photography is the definitive guide to the expansive world of digital photography from two of the field’s most established authorities. The Grimms’ classic guide, The Basic Book of Photography, has sold over 400,000 copies since the first edition was published in 1974. Now they are steering photographers through the new era of digital imaging. This comprehensive handbook covers how to compose the best shots with cameras from point-and-shoot to the

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Price: $24.00


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