Real photo postcards : unbelievable images from the by Tulcensky, Harvey; Tulcensky, Harvey; Wolff, Laetitia;

By Tulcensky, Harvey; Tulcensky, Harvey; Wolff, Laetitia; Alden, Todd

It can be difficult to think, yet there really used to be a time whilst the postcard photo used to be no longer a clich. to arrive it, you will have to set your clock again to the top of the 19th century, while an Act of Congress allowed american citizens to mail a card for only one cent. many years later, Kodak brought an easy-to-use and cheap folding digital camera that positioned postcard energy into the arms of normal voters, atmosphere off a craze. Real photograph Postcards is a suite of the main outlandish and idiosyncratic, attractive or even sometimes extraordinary photos of this early postcard interval.

Painstakingly assembled from the gathering of Harvey Tulcensky, one of many world's such a lot avid creditors of those unique postcards, Real picture Postcards comprises pictures of average phenomena (floods, storms, fires), major highway the United States, rural existence, political parades, and wacky "exaggeration" playing cards (such as a photographically manipulated massive rabbit!). jointly those playing cards exhibit an oddly own and intimate standpoint of the USA on the flip of the 20 th century

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 8: Maximum Performance. Unleash the by Mark Galer

By Mark Galer

Using a distinct blend of step-by-step initiatives, motion picture tutorials and pattern photographs, Mark Galer publications the reader in the course of the strongest photograph enhancing instruments that components has to offer. Discussing and demonstrating the abilities and know-how to create professional-quality effects with this budget-priced software program. no matter if optimizing images for printing, bettering photographs for max impression, or developing amazing, seamless montages, this e-book will let any aspiring electronic specialist to get the utmost functionality from the credits crunch authorized software.

The package deal is complted with an astonishingly accomplished DVD full of over 7 hours of motion picture tutorials, a hundred+ pattern photos, a inventory picture gallery in addition to automatic activities to get much more out of the software.

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Practical Astrophotography by Jeffrey R. Charles (auth.)

By Jeffrey R. Charles (auth.)

Almost all novice astronomers are looking to take pictures of the evening sky. For all however the easiest star-trail photographs, this includes equipment - a telescope force - to trace the celebrities, necessary to atone for the rotation of the earth. the duty turns into much more complex whilst photographing very small or very faint items that require excessive magnification or very lengthy publicity times.
Amateurs have many techniques in line with their necessities, technical skill, and budget. Astrophotography for Amateurs appears to be like in any respect the chances, together with general ("wet") images, CCD imaging, and glossy innovations of computing device enhancement. There are sections approximately photographing assorted periods of astronomical item from the Moon to faint nebulae, in addition to a radical examine the gear needed.

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Daido Moriyama: Journey for Something by Matthias Harder, Erik Kessels, Daido Moriyama

By Matthias Harder, Erik Kessels, Daido Moriyama

Daido Moriyama (born 1938) first attracted overseas cognizance within the Seventies, together with his gritty, black-and-white images of Shinjuku, a bustling sector of Tokyo. released for a spring 2012 exhibition at Galerie Alex Daniels-Reflex, Amsterdam, and with greater than 230 large-scale pictures, Journey for Something deals a thrilling evaluate of Moriyama's new paintings, in addition to his vintage photographs and a few never-before-seen images which have been rigorously chosen by way of the artist for this quantity. lots of Moriyama's images are shot with a mild, hand held digital camera, from time to time via a window or from around the road, usually as though he have been a vacationer himself. Comprising a large collection of playful and nearly surrealist photographs reproduced in huge layout, Journey for Something follows Moriyama from Tokyo to Osaka, from shimmering rows of nightclubs to footwear dangling from a mobilephone cord and a guy working bare in the course of the streets.

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The Veterinary Formulary by Yolande Bishop

By Yolande Bishop

The 6th variation of The Veterinary Formulary has been up to date and revised through fifty one specialist participants and reviewed by means of an advisory committee of veterinarians and pharmacologists. positive factors of this version comprise: Revision of over 780 drug monographs from the 5th variation a few fifty five new drug monographs Over 1650 united kingdom veterinary arrangements training and dosage info for over seven-hundred human-authorised items current sections re-arranged to mirror present veterinary perform Many new sections, eg Prescribing for rabbits, canines pheromonatherapy, and Teat sealants New desk giving husbandry requisites for universal puppy terrestrial invertebrates Revised BVA code of perform on drugs - contains crucial laws and data New easy-to-read appendix on Drug interactions

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Computer Simulation Studies in Condensed-Matter Physics by D. P. Landau, S. P. Lewis, H.-B. Schüttler

By D. P. Landau, S. P. Lewis, H.-B. Schüttler

Greater than a decade in the past, as a result of the exceptional progress within the energy of laptop simulations, The college of Georgia shaped the 1st institutional unit dedicated to using simulations in learn and educating: the heart for Simulational Physics. because the simulations group multiplied additional, we sensed a necessity for a gathering position for either skilled simulators and neophytes to debate new innovations and up to date leads to an atmosphere which promoted prolonged dialogue. accordingly, the guts for Sim­ ulational Physics confirmed an annual workshop on contemporary advancements in laptop Simulation stories in Condensed subject Physics. This year's workshop was once the 12th during this sequence. It was once held on the college of Geor­ gia, March 8-12, 1999 as an unofficial satellite tv for pc convention to the Centennial assembly of the yankee actual Society in Atlanta, GA. the continuing curiosity proven through the medical group demonstrates rather sincerely the necessary goal which the sequence has served. those complaints supply a "sta­ tus file" on a few vital themes. This quantity is released with the aim of well timed dissemination of the fabric to a much broader viewers. we want to supply distinctive due to IBM company for his or her beneficiant aid of this year's workshop. This quantity includes either invited papers and contributed shows on difficulties in either classical and quantum condensed subject physics. we are hoping that every reader will take advantage of really expert effects in addition to cash in on publicity to new algorithms, equipment of study, and conceptual devel­ opments.

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Horse genetics by Bailey, E., Brooks, S. A. (Eds.)

By Bailey, E., Brooks, S. A. (Eds.)

The second one variation of this ebook includes chapters on horse breeding and genetics, together with the evolution and domestication of horses; genomics; the genetics of coat color and development, illnesses and function; karyotypes and chromosome abnormalities; breeding programmes; epigenetics; genetic edition inside and among breeds; the taxonomy of Equidae; questions and solutions in regards to the genetics and heredity of actual qualities and ailments and the appliance of selective breeding to enhance the well-being and function of horses. on hand In Print

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Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild by Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas

By Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas

Univ. of California, Davis. good points large tables, continent-specific department of amphibians, birds, reptiles, and mammals prepared by means of order, family members, and genus. themes contain conservation efforts, ailments in free-ranging populations, and administration of animals maintained in captivity. comprises an appendix on drug dosages utilized in avian medication. considerable halftone illustrations.

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Writings through John Cage's Music, Poetry, and Art by David W. Bernstein, Christopher Hatch

By David W. Bernstein, Christopher Hatch

This quantity seems on the artistic paintings of the good avant-gardist John Cage from an exhilarating interdisciplinary point of view, exploring his actions as a composer, performer, philosopher, and artist.

The essays during this assortment grew out of a pivotal amassing in which a spectrum of members together with composers, song students, and visible artists, literary critics, poets, and filmmakers convened to envision Cage's awesome inventive legacy. starting with David Bernstein's introductory essay at the reception of Cage's tune, the quantity addresses themes starting from Cage's reluctance to debate his homosexuality, to his paintings as a performer and musician, and his forward-looking, provocative experimentation with digital and different media. numerous of the essays draw upon formerly unseen sketches and different resource fabrics. additionally incorporated are transcripts of vigorous panel discussions between a few of Cage's former colleagues. Taken jointly, this assortment is a much-needed contribution to the research of 1 of the main major American artists of the 20 th century.

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Handbook of Primate Husbandry and Welfare by Sarah Wolfensohn

By Sarah Wolfensohn

Content material:
Chapter 1 Primates: Their features and dating with guy (pages 1–13):
Chapter 2 The actual surroundings (pages 15–31):
Chapter three employees administration and overall healthiness and defense (pages 33–43):
Chapter four food (pages 43–59):
Chapter five actual Well?Being (pages 59–99):
Chapter 6 mental Well?Being (pages 99–115):
Chapter 7 education of Primates (pages 115–129):
Chapter eight Breeding (pages 129–149):
Chapter nine Sourcing and Transporting Primates (pages 149–161):

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