Fantasy Art Genius Guide Volume 3 Revised Edition

Being bound by reality is, quite frankly, rather boring. Continually retouching models and editing the contrast in your holiday snaps can get repetitive. Thankfully Photoshop, 3ds Max and ZBrush can be used for so much more, from using digital painting techniques to create new worlds to readying your designs for 3D printing. In this book you will learn to utilise concept art to produce your own mechs and monsters, design your own cha...

Karaté-do voie du coeur

Voici un livre extrêmement complet, illustré de plus de 1 000 photos saisies dans le mouvement et représentant l'ensemble des Katas. Ce n'est pas seulement un livre technique, chaque exercice fait appel à notre mental, à notre psychique. On ne peut pratiquer ces exercices et se sentir en dehors. Il faut s'impliquer totalement à tout moment. Dès le premier exercice, le Karaté-do fait appel à notre conscience dans l'action (Irimi). C'e...

How To Fight Tough

Paladin is pleased to present this rare reprint of a little-known hand-to-hand combat classic. At the outset of World War II, boxing heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey was appointed as a lieutenant in the U.S. Coast Guard and given the job of director of physical fitness. His orders: "Make 'em tough!" His task: to teach rookie Coast Guardsmen how to fight down and dirty in the face of the very real threat of enemy troops infiltrating ...

116 Wing Tsun Dummy Techniques

116 Wing Tsun Dummy Techniques is finally back in print and written by Master Yip Chun the son of Master Yip Man who taught Bruce Lee. This is an awesome book for those who study the Chinese Art of Wing Tsun. 130 pages filled with easy to follow photos and as well a poster that folds out for you to follow. The techniques are performed by the Master himself Yip Man so what you will learn is the same basics as Bruce Lee learnt fom the ...

Unarmed Combat

Written by a seasoned Judo practitioner, this booklet - aimed at recruits to the Home Guard early in the Second World War when weapons were hard to find - teaches all that he needed to know about unarmed combat, including such matters as the vulnerable wrist, why a blow with a rigid hand is better than a fist; and how to break a fall when thrown.

Choy Lay Fut Kung Fu: The Dynamic Art of Fighting

Choy Lay Fut Kung Fu is a martial art with a history of more than a hundred year. In order to equip readers with a deeper understanding of the basic techniques of Choy Lay Fut Kung Fu, the author sets up an extraordinary learning short-cut. The instructions and diagrams of this book will contribute the practice of this art to a great extent. The following contents are included in this book: preparatory exercises, stances and foot wor...

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: The master text

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, The Master Text is the largest and most comprehensive book about the subject ever written. This book covers Brazilian Jiu-jitsu through clear photographs and easy to follow step by step instructions. Thousands of detailed techniques are broken down into three areas of practice: Sport (with the gi), Submission Grapling, and Vale Tudo (No Holds Barred Fighting). This award winning book is a must-have for any studen...

Takemusu Aikido Volume 2: More Basics

This volume, titled Takemusu Aikido: More Basics, is the second of the comprehensive technical series authored by Morihiro Saito, 9th dan, presenting the aikido of Founder Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei. This manual covers in exhaustive detail 76 techniques from the following series of basics: shihonage, kotegaeshi, and iriminage. Volume 2 is presented in bilingual format (Japanese-English) and provides clear, step-by-step explanations of ...