Anatomy Lessons From The Great Masters

Author: Robert Beverly Hale
Editor: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 9780823002818
Size: 12,15 MB
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This classic book is an invaluable instructor and reference guide for any professional, amateur or student artist who depicts the human form. Revealing the drawing principles behind 100 inspiring masterpieces, this book presents works by Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Rubens, Raphael, Titian, Rembrandt and others. 230 illustrations.

High Performance Futures Trading

Author: Joel Robbins
Editor: Irwin Professional Publishing
Size: 19,51 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Lessons From The Masters

Author: Robert Gendler
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461478340
Size: 11,81 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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There are currently thousands of amateur astronomers around the world engaged in astrophotography at a sophisticated level. Their ranks far outnumber professional astronomers doing the same and their contributions both technically and artistically are the dominant drivers of progress in the field today. This book is a unique collaboration of individuals world-renowned in their particular area and covers in detail each of the major sub-disciplines of astrophotography. This approach offers the reader the greatest opportunity to learn the most current information and the latest techniques directly from the foremost innovators in the field today. “Lessons from the Masters” includes a brilliant body of recognized leaders in astronomical imaging, assembled by Robert Gendler, who delivers the most current, sophisticated and useful information on digital enhancement techniques in astrophotography available today. Each chapter focuses on a particular technique, but the book as a whole covers all types of astronomical image processing, including processing of events such as eclipses, using DSLRs, and deep-sky, planetary, widefield, and high resolution astronomical image processing. Recognized contributors include deep-sky experts such as Jay GaBany, Tony Hallas, and Ken Crawford, high-resolution planetary expert Damian Peach, and the founder of TWAN (The World at Night) Babak A. Tafreshi. A large number of illustrations (150, 75 in color) present the challenges and accomplishments involved in the processing of astronomical images by enthusiasts.

Lessons From The Masters

Author: Fred Martin
ISBN: 0557094569
Size: 19,12 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A book of aphorisms about living and dying as an artist, with information gained from a lifetime of living and doing, seeing and remembering the lives artists have led from east to west and from the caves to now.

Speechwriting Lessons From The Masters

Editor: Rex Bookstore, Inc.
ISBN: 9789712317880
Size: 18,93 MB
Format: PDF
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How To Read A Painting

Author: Patrick de Rynck
Editor: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 9780810955769
Size: 12,10 MB
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An anecdotal reference to the symbolism and themes of more than 150 key works of art shares background information about the theology, mythology, and folklore of the Renaissance era that shaped the works of such masters as Giotto, Botticelli, and Vermeer. 15,000 first printing.

Drawing Lessons From The Great Masters

Author: Robert Beverly Hale
Editor: Watson-Guptill
ISBN: 0770434754
Size: 18,47 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A book whose sales have not diminished but rather increased dramatically since its publication 45 years ago, this bestselling classic is the ultimate manual of drawing taught by the late Robert Beverly Hale, who’s famed lectures and classes at New York City’s Art Student League captivated artists and art educators from around the world. Faithfully producing and methodically analyzing 100 master drawings—including works of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Rodin, Goya, and Rembrandt among others—Hale shows how these artists tackled basic problems such as line, light and planes, mass, position and thrust, and anatomy. With detailed analytical captions and diagrams, every lesson is clearly delineated and illustrated. Throughout, also, is commentary that sheds light on the creative process of drawing and offers deep insight into the unsurpassed achievements of the masters.

Lessons Of The Masters

Author: George Steiner
Editor: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674012073
Size: 14,12 MB
Format: PDF
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In the efforts of the disciples of such masters as Socrates and Jesus, in the passion narratives inspired by their deaths, Steiner sees the beginnings of the inward vocabulary, the encoded recognitions of much of our moral, philosophical, and theological idiom.

Presentations In Action

Author: Jerry Weissman
Editor: Pearson Education
ISBN: 0132694883
Size: 20,57 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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World-renowned presentation coach Jerry Weissman has spent 20 years helping top executives succeed in the most important business presentations of their lives, and he’s learned the best way to get his message across is to show his techniques in action. Weissman does just that in Presentations in Action: 80 Memorable Presentation Lessons from the Masters. He teaches how to make spectacularly successful presentations by showing exactly how great presenters have done it. Weissman dives into his library of outstanding presentations, sharing examples from current events, politics, science, art, music, literature, cinema, media, sports, and even the military. His compelling examples don’t just demonstrate what’s universal about effective human communication: they also reveal powerful ways to solve the specific challenges presenters encounter most often. This book’s five sections focus on each element of the outstanding contemporary presentation: Content: Mastering the art of telling your story; Graphics: Designing PowerPoint slides that work brilliantly; Delivery skills: How to make actions speak louder than words; Q&A: How to handle tough questions; Integration: How to put it all together. From clarifying “What’s in it for you?” to crafting better elevator pitches, improving flow to using anecdotes, Presentation in Action is packed with solutions–and packed with inspiration, too!

Secret Tactics

Author: Kazumi Tabata
Editor: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462900690
Size: 13,16 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This invaluable martial arts philosophy handbook presents ancient wisdom for contemporary readers. Secrete Tactics contains brilliant new interpretations of fundamental works of strategy and martial arts tactics by Miyamoto Musashi, Gichin Funakoshi, Yamamoto Tsunetomo, and various martial arts tomes. It distills the important teachings on leadership, character and values found in those books. Readers will unlock the secrets of their art and of themselves. These and a dozen other essays on strategy, combat tactics, psychology, leadership, good character, and the exercise of power, make Secret Tactics an indispensable resource for students of Asian culture, martial artists, and corporate executives.