A Doctor in The Great War: Unseen Photographs of Life in the Trenches

By Andrew Davidson

That includes 250 formerly unknown images, this is often the intense actual tale of a tender healthcare professional whose pictures left at the back of an staggering firsthand account of lifestyles on the entrance of worldwide struggle I.

As a twenty-five-year-old clinical officer and one of many first medical professionals to win the army pass, Fred Davidson took numerous photos whereas he served within the trenches from 1914-1915. although he took them illegally, greater than 250 of the pictures shot through Davidson and his fellow officials survived and are actually shared for the 1st time during this harrowing, attention-grabbing, and poignant narrative of the nice War.

In A physician within the nice War, writer Andrew Davidson—the grandson of Fred—depicts the typical lives of infantrymen, either off and on responsibility: from the parade floor at Glasgow’s Maryhill to the brothels of Armentieres, from the band of brothers who dubbed themselves “Old Contemptibles” to the unique folding Kodak and Ansco cameras they used. it's the tale of the first Cameronians, who completed notoriety for promoting the nice War’s earliest entrance line images. And it's a deeply own account of the images which have been handed down for 3 generations, describing the boys who fought with Fred Davidson, the stipulations they served in, the battles they observed, and the horrors they endured.

A must-have for historical past and images lovers alike, this glimpse of the battle to finish All Wars is an strangely intimate portrait that might engulf you within the lives of infantrymen and go away you humbled and surprised.

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Hot Guys and Cute Chicks

By Audrey Khuner

Sizzling at the heels of the wildly profitable Hot men and child Animals comes Hot men and adorable Chicks, a suite of hilarious images of beautiful male versions cuddling up with a few fuzzy chicks.

Just if you imagine the coop craze couldn’t get any warmer, attractive male versions cuddle as much as a few heavily lovely chicks—baby chickens, that is. 

Hot at the heels of the wildly winning Hot men and child Animals, comes Hot men and lovely Chicks, that includes absurdly humorous pictures of male types posing with their fuzzy little buddies, paired with tongue-in-cheek personals giving the likes and dislikes of the fellows and the chicks.

It doesn’t get a lot sweeter than an lovely little fledgling cradled within the fingers of a robust and attractive man. Hot men and adorable Chicks can have you asserting “Whoa!” and “Awww…!” whilst.

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Humanitarian Photography: A History (Human Rights in History)

By Heide Fehrenbach, Davide Rodogno

For good over a century, humanitarians and their businesses have used photographic imagery and the most recent media applied sciences to elevate public wisdom and money to relieve human agony. This quantity examines the ancient evolution of what we at the present time name "humanitarian photography" - the mobilization of images within the provider of humanitarian tasks throughout country limitations - and asks how we will account for the shift from the fitful and debated use of images for humanitarian reasons within the overdue 19th century to our present state of affairs within which photographers industry themselves as "humanitarian photographers." This ebook is the 1st to enquire how humanitarian images emerged and the way it operated in assorted political, institutional, and social contexts, bringing jointly greater than a dozen students engaged on the background of humanitarianism, overseas organisations and nongovernmental enterprises, and visible tradition in Africa, Asia, the center East, Europe, and the USA. in response to unique archival learn and educated via present ancient and theoretical methods, the chapters discover the heritage of the mobilization of pictures and feelings within the globalization of humanitarian agendas as much as the current.

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The Fast Track Photographer Business Plan: Build a Successful Photography Venture from the Ground Up

By Dane Sanders

NEW principles FOR a brand new enterprise WORLD

Thinking approximately beginning a images company? the very first thing you want to comprehend is that the foundations have replaced. Yesterday’s enterprise types have collapsed. making a winning company in today’s "Digi-Flat" period calls for a pointy new strategy, person who Dane Sanders has practiced effectively and taught at speedy song workshops and seminars everywhere in the global. a few of the issues you are going to study during this book:

How to show the very applied sciences which are "killing" specialist photography—such because the Internet—into your instruments of success

-How to steer your online business, now not permit what you are promoting lead you
-How systematizing, scaling, and outsourcing are severe suggestions even for a one-person business

-How to greatly reconsider advertising and marketing, revenues, and customer support for the twenty first century

-How to hone an inventive imaginative and prescient that works—the strongest step you could take as a businessperson

The quickly song Photographer enterprise Plan isn't approximately development a "traditional" marketing strategy that appears strong on paper and impresses traders. it truly is approximately making a vivid, residing marketing strategy that can assist you thrive in contemporary electronic "Wild West," the place inventive content material is freely dispensed, the place not anyone performs through the foundations anymore, and the place shoppers have unparalleled freedom in opting for what to shop for and whom to rent. it is a groundbreaking examine working an inventive enterprise. even if you are an beginner seeking to pass seasoned or a certified whose enterprise has stalled, Dane's useful, on-the-ground suggestion will release you at the quickly song to enterprise luck.

Includes unfastened entry to Dane's on-line "stress attempt" to diagnose your business's strengths—as good as the place it wishes aid!

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All About History, Issue 39, 2016

Review: All approximately heritage is the stunningly realised new journal from the makers of ways it really works and All approximately area. that includes attractive illustrations, images and images depicting every little thing from historical civilisations to the chilly struggle, All approximately historical past is on the market and unique to all and makes historical past enjoyable for the complete family.

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Popular Photography (July 2015)

Popular images brings you step by step secrets and techniques of the professionals for taking their such a lot outstanding pictures. You’ll realize the simplest apparatus on the most sensible costs, get complete comparative reviews on cameras, lenses, movie, electronic apparatus, printers, scanners, software program, components and much more.

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Global Muslims in the Age of Steam and Print

The second one half the 19th century marks a watershed in human background. Railroads associated distant hinterlands with towns; overland and undersea cables attached far away continents. New and available print applied sciences made the vast dissemination of principles attainable; oceangoing steamers carried items to far off markets and enabled the best long-distance migrations in recorded history.

In this quantity, best students of the Islamic international recount the iconic results those technological, monetary, social, and cultural revolutions had on Muslim groups from North Africa to South Asia, the Indian Ocean, and China. Drawing on a multiplicity of techniques and genres, from commodity heritage to biography to social community conception, the essays in worldwide Muslims within the Age of Steam and Print provide new and various views on a transnational neighborhood in an period of world transformation.

""Global Muslims within the Age of Steam and Print" collects right into a richly textured account the superior paintings on Islamic international and Indian Ocean history."--On Barak"American historic Review" (02/01/2015)

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The Bare Bones Camera Course for Film and Video

A undying vintage with greater than 165,000 copies offered, The naked Bones digicam direction for movie and Video has been selected by means of over seven-hundred faculties to coach uncomplicated movie and video strategies. Written through a operating specialist, The naked Bones digicam Course is the main straightforward e-book to be had just about movie and video construction; it reduces the taking pictures event to its essence, making advanced options effortless to know. utilizing easy transparent language and greater than one hundred fifty illustrations, the e-book explains:

Basic sequence
Crossing the line
And a lot more!

When you end this e-book, you'll understand and know how to shoot stable photographs that might edit jointly seamlessly in post-production. With further chapters on sound and modifying, this new version of The naked Bones digicam direction for movie and Video rounds out the schooling of any filmmaker.

Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a wide diversity of books at the visible and appearing arts, with emphasis at the company of artwork. Our titles disguise topics equivalent to photograph layout, theater, branding, fantastic paintings, images, inside layout, writing, performing, movie, how one can commence careers, company and felony kinds, enterprise practices, and extra. whereas we do not aspire to put up a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're deeply dedicated to caliber books that support inventive execs be successful and thrive. we frequently post in parts neglected through different publishers and welcome the writer whose services might help our viewers of readers.

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Creating and Enhancing Digital Astro Images (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

By Grant Privett

Digital digital imaging units enable the wonders of the universe to be visible intimately by no means ahead of attainable from an novice astronomer’s yard. This e-book sincerely examines tips to create the simplest astronomical pictures attainable with a digicam. It unearths the excellent photos that may be acquired with easy gear, the perfect software program, and information of ways to exploit it. thoroughly jargon-free, the e-book describes find out how to extract effects from the raw-and-dirty unique imagery after which remodel them into high quality images compatible for framing, posting on-line, or sharing with pals and colleagues.

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Creative Black and White: Digital Photography Tips and Techniques

Black-and-white images poses specified demanding situations; with no colour to lead the attention, distinction, lighting fixtures and composition tackle much more value. popular photographer Harold Davis explains those components and demonstrates the elemental ideas of black and white images in addition to whilst and the way to wreck them. He breaks during the complexity of this photographic medium, explores possibilities for black-and-white imagery and exhibits tips on how to capitalize on each one.

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