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  • Visual Storytelling with Color and Light

    1st Edition

    By Michael Humphries

    Though digital technology will continue to advance the way art is created, traditional mediums and techniques will remain fundamental to creating art. This holds true for gouache, (opaque watercolor}, acrylic, and many other mediums. Traditional mediums have had a hand in the creation of some of…

    Hardback – 2020-08-13 
    CRC Press

  • The Visual Story

    Creating the Visual Structure of Film, TV and Digital Media, 3rd Edition

    By Bruce Block

    Structure your visuals as carefully as a writer structures a story or a composer structures music with this updated edition of a best-selling classic. Just as music can be used to communicate fear, tension, horror, sadness, or happiness, so too can visual components such as space, line and shape,…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge

  • The VES Handbook of Visual Effects

    Industry Standard VFX Practices and Procedures, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Susan Zwerman, Jeffrey A. Okun

    The award-winning VES Handbook of Visual Effects remains the most complete guide to visual effects techniques and best practices available today. This new edition has been updated to include the latest, industry-standard techniques, technologies, and workflows for the ever-evolving fast paced world…

    Paperback – 2020-07-02 
    Routledge

  • How to Rehearse a Play

    A Practical Guide for Directors, 1st Edition

    By Damon Kiely

    Based on interviews with over forty award-winning artists, How to Rehearse a Play offers multiple solutions to the challenges that directors face from first rehearsal to opening night. The book provides a wealth of information on how to run a rehearsal room, suggesting different paths and…

    Paperback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge

  • Enacting History

    A Practical Guide to Teaching the Holocaust through Theater, 1st Edition

    By Mira Hirsch, Janet E. Rubin, Arnold Mittelman

    Enacting History is a practical guide for educators that provides methodologies and resources for teaching the Holocaust through a variety of theatrical means, including scripted texts, verbatim testimony, devised theater techniques, and process-oriented creative exercises. A close collaboration…

    Paperback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge

  • Capturing the Universe

    A Photographer’s Guide to Deep-Sky Imaging, 1st Edition

    By Chris Woodhouse

    This book provides a thorough introduction to and exploration of deep sky astrophotography for the digital photographer. With over 280 images, graphs, and tables, this introductory book uses a progressive and practical style to teach readers how to image the night sky using existing, affordable…

    Paperback – 2020-06-11 
    Focal Press

  • Audio Metering

    Measurements, Standards and Practice, 3rd Edition

    By Eddy B. Brixen

    In this comprehensive guide, Brixen takes the reader through the complex and confusing aspects of audio metering, imparting the knowledge and skills needed to utilize optional signal levels and produce high-quality audio. Covering all aspects of this fundamental subject, Audio Metering:…

    Paperback – 2020-06-08 
    Focal Press
    Audio Engineering Society Presents

  • Instrumental Music Education

    Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony, 3rd Edition

    By Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius

    Instrumental Music Education: Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony, Third Edition, is intended for college instrumental music education majors studying to be band and orchestra directors at the elementary, middle school, and high school levels. This textbook presents a research-based…

    Paperback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Filming the Fantastic with Virtual Technology

    Filmmaking on the Digital Backlot, 1st Edition

    By Mark Sawicki, Juniko Moody

    This book brings fantasy storytelling to a whole new level by providing an in-depth insight into the tools used for virtual reality, augmented reality, 360 cinema and motion capture in order to repurpose them to create a virtual studio for filmmaking. Gone are the long days and months of post…

    Paperback – 2020-05-22 
    Routledge

  • Broadcast Announcing Worktext

    A Media Performance Guide, 5th Edition

    By Alan R. Stephenson, Reed Smith, Mary E. Beadle

    Broadcast Announcing Worktext, now in its fifth edition, remains one of the best resources for those looking to gain the skills, techniques, and procedures necessary to enter the competitive field of broadcast performance. Written accessibly, with easy-to-digest modules and practice projects, this…

    Paperback – 2020-05-19 
    Routledge

  • Handmade Electronic Music

    The Art of Hardware Hacking, 3rd Edition

    By Nicolas Collins

    Handmade Electronic Music: The Art of Hardware Hacking provides a long-needed, practical, and engaging introduction to the craft of making – as well as creatively cannibalizing – electronic circuits for artistic purposes. With a sense of adventure and no prior knowledge, the reader can subvert the…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • The Screen Combat Handbook

    A Practical Guide for Filmmakers, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Inouye

    The Screen Combat Handbook is an essential guide to navigating the unique challenges of putting combat on screen. Explore the process from the early stages of preproduction planning all the way through to editing and sound design, and everything in-between. This book uses practical instruction,…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

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