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By Lee J. Ames
Suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years old, this title shows readers how to draw an array of frightening characters, including werewolves, zombies and warlocks and also features well-known characters such as Darth Vader, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Frankenstein's monster, the Phantom of the Opera and many others.
Encourages amateur photographers to slow down, open their eyes, and respond to what they see to create compelling images that aren't overworked. Through accessible discussions and exercises, this book helps readers learn to use composition, available light, color, and point of view to create stunning photographs in any environment.
By Dwight Pogue
A resource for art school and university students, master printers, and fine artists who work with printmaking media. It provides the advancements in the three major printmaking mediums of etching, lithography, and screen-printing. It demonstrates how to embrace green materials and practices, without sacrificing the quality of fine art prints.
Natural light is by far the favourite choice of most amateur, wedding and portrait photographers, but many stick to conventional approaches, leaving various possibilities of natural light unexplored. The author shares her secrets on capturing natural light in any lighting scenario, to create luminous portraits that appear lit from within.
By Mary Whyte
A guide to portraiture and figure painting in watercolour. Suitable for beginning to intermediate artists, it guides artists through the entire portrait and figure painting process, from selecting the right materials and tools to exhibiting the finished painting.
Features the artwork of the comic book industry's most notable artists, including animator and horror illustrator David Hartman, comic book artist and Hollywood monster designer Kerry Gammill, legendary Marvel Comics "Spider-Man" artist John Romita Sr, as well as Neal Adams, Jim Steranko, Jack Davis, Frank Frazetta, Basil Gogos and Wally...
By Chris Hart
Packed with step-by-step demonstrations detailing how to draw correctly proportioned manga faces and bodies, and lots of tips and tricks of the trade, this title has what aspiring beginners need to start drawing convincing manga characters.
Suitable for the beginning photographer to the serious amateur, including students and aspiring professionals, this guide covers a list of topics useful to photographers, from composition and lighting to shutter speed and more.
Edgehill, 1642: Surveying the disastrous scene in the aftermath of the first battle of the English Civil War, Oliver Cromwell realizes that war can no longer be made in the old, feudal way: there has to be system and discipline, and therefore - eventually - a standing professional army.