Time-tested lighting strategies that will improve the quality of a portrait are detailed in this book for beginning photographers. Terminology used by industry pros is explained, the equipment needed to create professional results is outlined, and the unique role that each element of the lighting setup plays in the studio is explored. Photographers learn how color, direction, form, and contrast affect the final portrait. The concise text, photo examples, and lighting diagrams enable photographers to easily achieve traditional lighting styles that have been the basis of good portraiture since the advent of the art.
Virtual Presentations That Work
THE COMPLETE USER'S GUIDE TO GOING VIRTUAL--AND GETTING RESULTS
With today's virtual technology, you can manage your business faster, reduce your expenses, and reach a larger market than ever before. The technology is there. All you need is the imagination and talent to harness its power.
This all-in-one guide...
Graphics of Large Datasets: Visualizing a Million (Statistics and Computing) Graphics are great for exploring data, but how can they be used for looking at the large datasets that are commonplace to-day? This book shows how to look at ways of visualizing large datasets, whether large in numbers of cases or large in numbers of variables or large in both. Data visualization is useful for data cleaning, exploring data,...
Acoustics for Engineers: Troy Lectures
Blauert's and Xiang's "Acoustics for Engineers" provides the material for an introductory course in engineering acoustics for students with basic knowledge in mathematics. In the second, enlarged edition, the teaching aspects of the book have been substantially improved. Carefully selected examples illustrate the application of...
Current Practice Guidelines in Primary Care: 2007
The ultimate at-a-glance clinical companion - updated annually
The most current screening, prevention, and management guidelines for more than 60 common outpatient conditions
Content drawn from a wide array of recommendations regularly updated by government agencies, medical and scientific...