English photographer Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) is a pioneer in visual studies of human and animal locomotion. This resplendent book traces the life and work of Muybridge, from his early thinking about anatomy and movement to his latest photographic experiments.
Girls, Gags & Giggles" - this was Robert Harrison's recipe for dishing up the American pin-up to the U.S. male. In the 1950s his girlie magazines sold by the millions, before becoming icons of pulp and trash culture. These skilfully illustrated girls with their curvaceous forms and inviting lingerie soon overtook America's national dessert.
High-definition is ubiquitous in video production. This comprehensive book presents the explanations, definitions, and workflows that cinematographers and camera operators need to make the transition. It explains the high-definition process, suggests the best methods for filming, and helps you choose the right camera and equipment for your crew.
'Johannesburg is a fragmented city. It is not a place of smoothly integrated parts. And it has a name that does not roll easily off the tongue.' So begins David Goldblatt's introduction to TJ, a book of photographs of Johannesburg: the City of Gold, Chowburg, eGoli, Jozi, Goutini, Duiwel's Dorp.
For anyone who has upgraded from their point-and-shoot to a Canon 50D and wants to get the best shots possible, this guide teaches them how to take great shots. Starting with the top 10 things owners need to know about their camera, Revell carefully guides them through the basic modes and into the advanced modes of the camera.