Michael Freeman's Photo School: Digital Editing
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Michael Freeman's Photo School: Digital Editing

Unlock the full potential of each and every image with reliable post-production techniques that will become a fundamental part of your photography. Using easily followed, step-by-step instructions, Michael Freeman demystifies the complexities of today's high-powered editing programs to provide you with effective digital workflows tailored to your particular photographic style, and using whichever editing programs you are most comfort...

John Hughes: A Life In Film: The Genius Behind The Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and Home Alone
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John Hughes: A Life In Film

"...longtime Variety movie-industry reporter and critic and current film-studies professor Kirk Honeycutt's newly published retrospective, John Hughes: A Life In Film does something a bit different. Rather than examining Hughes's place in the broader cultural milieu or conducting an unauthorized census into Hughes's life story, Honeycutt takes us through a chronological tour of the Chicago native's two decades in show business. Start...

Hardcore Horror Cinema in the 21st Century : Production, Marketing and Consumption
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Hardcore Horror Cinema in the 21st Century

The first of its kind, this study examines the exemplars of hardcore horror--Fred Vogel's August Underground trilogy, Shane Ryan's Amateur Porn Star Killer series and Lucifer Valentine's "vomit gore" films. The author begins with a definition and critical overview of this marginalized subgenre before exploring its key aesthetic convention, the pursuit of realist horror. Production practices, exhibition and marketing strategies are di...

Galaxy Tab: The Missing Manual: Covers Samsung TouchWiz Interface (Missing Manuals)
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Galaxy Tab: The Missing Manual: Covers Samsung TouchWiz Interface (Missing Manuals)

Galaxy Tab lets you work, play, read, and connect on the go, but mastering its TouchWiz interface and finding the best apps can be tricky—unless you have this Missing Manual. Gadget whiz Preston Gralla provides crystal-clear explanations and step-by-step instructions to get you up to speed quickly, whether you have the 3G/4G or Wi-Fi version of this amazing device. The important stuff you need to know: Design your experience. Add int...

Professional Wedding Photography: Techniques and Images from Master Photographers (Pro Photo Workshop)
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Professional Wedding Photography: (Pro Photo Workshop)

From emotional bridal portraits and intimate images of the ceremony to dynamic reception and wedding party shots, this illustrative sourcebook explores the vast array of image styles available to modern wedding photographers. Containing interviews with the top 10 wedding studio owners in the country, this indispensable reference offers a variety of opinions on everything from art and business philosophies to scheduling, handling reta...

Inspiration: Ein Buch für Fotografen
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Inspiration: Ein Buch für Fotografen

'Inspiration - Ein Buch für Fotografen' ist ein ungewöhnliches Fotobuch ein Bildband einerseits, ein Fachbuch andererseits, und in dieser Form eine wunderschön illustrierte und kommentierte Quelle der Inspiration für jeden anspruchsvollen Fotografen. 1x.com ist die populärste kuratierte Fotogalerie im Web mit mehr als 150.000 Besuchern täglich. Ein Team von 11 Kuratoren wählt aus den eingereichten Arbeiten die besten für die Veröffen...

Politics of Insects: David Cronenberg's Cinema of Confrontation
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Politics of Insects: David Cronenberg's Cinema of Confrontation

“In The Politics of Insects, Scott Wilson has produced a penetrating account of David Cronenberg as political modernist. Drawing on Slavoj Zizek's notion of the heretic, as one who takes specific ideological injunctions and disciplinary structures at face value in order to reveal their fictive, constructed nature, Wilson shows, through sustained and exact analysis of Cronenberg's films, from Shivers to Eastern Promises, the political...

Scott Kelbys Foto-Rezepte 1: 180 Wege zu professionellen Bildern
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Scott Kelbys Foto-Rezepte 1: 180 Wege zu professionellen Bildern

Das meistverkaufte Einsteigerbuch in die Digitalfotografie - aktualisiert & erweitert! Scott Kelby zeigt Ihnen, wie Sie als Einsteiger in die Digitalfotografie vom Start weg Bilder machen wie ein Profi. Lernen Sie in 180 Schnellrezepten, welches Zubehör Sie dazu benötigen, welche Tricks Sie kennen sollten und wie Sie knifflige Probleme lösen. Keine Theorie, nur Praxis pur - unterhaltsam präsentiert von einem der weltweit erfahren...

Witchcraft Through the Ages: The Story of Haxan, the World's Strangest Film, and the Man Who Made It
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Witchcraft Through the Ages

Was Häxan, The Witch, the first and most perverse exploitation film, replete with Satanic debauchery, or the original classic of documentary cinema? Benjamin Christensen’s macabre 1922 masterpiece is the first true film maudit and the world’s first cult movie. This taboo-shattering work occupies an exclusive niche in the annals of horror cinema. Greeted by angry protests upon release, it was censored, banned and condemned everywhere....