365 Photographs
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365 Photographs

365 Photographs has been written to showcase the images Peter Simcoe has created on his journeys across different countries and also locally in the places he has lived. It presents different photographic techniques from traditional digital photography to High Dynamic Range (HDR), 360 photography and 3D anaglyphs. It is collection of images that are designed to inspire other photographers to use different techniques and cameras to exp...

Simple Chess: New Algebraic Edition
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Simple Chess: New Algebraic Edition

This book is an absolute classic. It sets out to demystify positional chess by introducing key concepts, such as outposts, colour complexes and the minotity attack and then demonstrating these concepts in fully annotated games from masterplay. It succeeds one hundred percent. Stean manages to take some hefty concepts and present them in the simplest, most lucid and vivid way, without sacrifing one iota at the altar of simplicity. You...

The Absolute Beginner's Guide To Growing Cannabis (Grow Cannabis Book 101)
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The Absolute Beginner's Guide To Growing Cannabis

The Absolute Beginner's Guide To Growing Cannabis is everything you enjoy from the Weed In A Pot series of tutorial videos organized into a straightforward and easy to follow written + audiovisual guide teaching you how to successfully grow your first cannabis plant. Cannabis is a very simple plant to grow and harvest; however, a lot of guides and tutorials complicate this process by offering too many grow options, advanced technique...

Colored Pencil: Discover your "inner artist" as you learn to draw a range of popular subjects in colored pencil
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Colored Pencil: Discover your "inner artist" as you learn to draw a range of popular subjects in colored pencil

Anyone who has always wanted to draw in colored pencil but finds all those colors intimidating can breathe a sigh of relief after opening this book. Drawing Made Easy: Colored Pencil shows readers how to draw almost anything in colored pencil with ease! After introducing readers to the tools and materials needed to get started, award-winning artist Eileen Sorg demonstrates how to draw flowers, still lifes, animals, and a variety of o...

The Surgery-Free Makeover: All You Need to Know for Great Skin and a Younger Face
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The Surgery-Free Makeover

The calendar and mirror may say 40-something or 50, but the spirit inside says 30. Yet for many women, plastic surgery is too expensive, and most don't want to end up having that “Oscar-freeze” look. With more than fifteen years' experience, Dr. Irwin distills all her expertise to help women look their best with minimum fuss and expense. Most women have a finite list of issues they'd like to correct: undereye bags, upper lip lines, t...

Chris Ward, "Starting Out: Rook Endgames"
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Starting Out: Rook Endgames

Endgames with kings, rooks and pawns are by far the most common type - it is estimated that rook endgames are reached in nearly one in five of all chess games. It's clear that a firm understanding of them is required in order to become self-assured in this typical phase of the game. And yet it is exactly this area in which many players drop precious points or half-points through a lack of either technique or understanding. In this ea...

Drawing Trees (Step-by-Step Leisure Arts)
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Drawing Trees (Step-by-Step Leisure Arts)

Beginners are guided through the fundamentals of detailed observation, use of materials and elementary tips whilst more advanced artists will be inspired by sophisticated techniques, superb demonstrations and invaluable advice. Projects include poplar trees, leaves, seeds and fruits and reflections. An essential addition to any artist's library, this superb book will delight specialists and beginners alike.

Organic Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book: 170+ Designs; Tips for Longarm & Domestic Machines; Plus Plans for Sashing...
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Organic Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book

Let Mother Nature inspire you! Best-selling author Amanda Murphy (Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book and Rulerwork Quilting Idea Book) shares the next book in her free-motion quilting series, packed with exciting new motifs. This handy guide provides over one hundred original ideas inspired by the elements—water, air, stones, fire, and more. Gain confidence in your free-motion work with step-by-step instructions and branch out in your cr...

Techniques Of Medieval Armour Reproduction: The 14th Century
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Techniques Of Medieval Armour Reproduction: The 14th Century

Well organized, good details for what it covers. Offers background and reference material resources for all items discussed. Overall outstanding in my opinion. About as good an instruction on the crafting of period style armor as I have found. Not to say perfect, but it really is good! Aside from making a dvd with videos on how some of the patterning was done, I cannot think of how he could have made it better.