Storyboards: Motion In Art

Author: Mark A. Simon

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136134212

Category: Art

Page: 448

View: 6883

Among the most useful tools in the production of any TV show or film is the storyboard, which is the visual blueprint of a project before it is shot. The director's vision is illustrated in the manner of a comic strip and handed on to the crew for purposes of budgeting, design, and communication. Storyboards: Motion in Art 3/e is an in depth look at the production and business of storyboards. Using exercises, real-life examples of working in the entertainment industry, interviews with people in the industry, and sample storyboard drawing, this book will teach you how to : * Develop and Improve your boards * Work with directors * Develop your resume and your portfolio * Market your talent * Create and improve a storyboard using computers Packed full of practical industry information and examples, this book will help the reader improve their skills to either land their first assignment or advance their career.

About Face

Amazing Transformations Using the Secrets of the Top Celebrity Makeup Artist

Author: Scott Barnes

Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)

ISBN: 1592334881

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 240

View: 3956

Original publication and copyright date: 2010.

Power Stories

The 8 Stories You Must Tell to Build an Epic Business

Author: Valerie Khoo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118387546

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

View: 3545

Learn to tell stories that have the power to inspire, motivate,and sell Storytelling in business is a skill that's rarelytaught—and often forgotten. But it gives those who get itright the power to inspire and engage people more than any piechart or spreadsheet ever will. Stories foster a deeply humanconnection, and Power Stories: The 8 Stories You Must Tell toBuild an Epic Business gives readers the skills they need tomaster this lost art to make sales and seal deals. Whether it's inperson or online, storytelling is an influential and persuasivetool. This book reveals how to discover the stories sitting underyour nose and harness them for your business. From power stories readers need to know to how to turn prospectsinto customers, and customers into raving fans, the book coversexactly how and when to employ the power of storytelling, and ispacked with proven strategies and real-life examples that bring thekey concepts to life. Explains why storytelling is the ultimate tool for businesssuccess, revealing the 8 stories that any professional needs to beable to tell Includes proven strategies, tools, and techniques for masteringthe lost art of storytelling in the business world, including theuse of online tools and platforms Features real-life examples of businesses and entrepreneursfrom around the world who have used storytelling to grow andthrive Written by Valerie Khoo, a respected small business commentatorand successful entrepreneur, Power Stories givesprofessionals everywhere the tools they need to craft and tellgreat stories to create a competitive advantage.

J'adore New York

A Novel of Haute Couture and the Corner Office

Author: Isabelle Lafleche

Publisher: HarperCollins Canada

ISBN: 1443400351

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

View: 3225

When Catherine Lambert, an effortlessly chic Parisian lawyer, receives an offer to transfer to the New York office of her prestigious firm, she unhesitatingly accepts. A dedicated follower of fashion and everything stylish, she is determined to conquer the high-flying world of Manhattan law -- and love. Catherine's dreams of glamour fizzle quickly, however, when she is faced with the hard realities of her profession. The pressure of billable hours, the incessant demands of her impossible bosses, the conspiracies of two malicious secretaries and the advances of the lecherous client prompt her to question her career choice. But then she meets Jeffrey Richardson, a powerful client, and her New York life takes on the romance she'd hoped it would -- until an unexpected request forces Catherine to re-evaluate the exclusive world she's chosen for herself. With its insider's perspective on the dirty deals and intrigue that have darkened Wall Street's reputation, J'adore New York is a bright and funny take on the lives and laws of New York's most powerful players.

On Your Mark - An Insight Guide to Modeling

Author: Didiayer Snyder

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1438923058

Category: Art

Page: 236

View: 1738

The path to self-realization can often feel like a burden and a blessing. Sometimes offering the answers before the lesson. Self-realization is when to decide it s not time to take chances, yet, it s where we prove to ourselves what s inside; is what matters. In the moment of truth we realize, there s only ourselves to deny. On Your Mark makes you think about whether, it s something you ve got or something you need. Offering valuable lessons, Didiayer s journey along the way illuminates an empowering perseverance, readers are sure to find helpful and inspiring ultimately, leading to the mark. On Your Mark is the finest tool for anyone who is seriously considering a career in modeling. Every young hopeful should read this before looking for an agent. - Crista Klayman, Director of Runway L.A. Models Part Angel, Part Teacher, Beautiful both in and out. Snyder has a heart as big as her talent. She has written a gift to every young person who desires to work in fashion. Modeling is not easy business but Snyder s book makes the path to working a lot easier. - Chambers Stevens, World renowned Acting Coach and Author

Buying Thyme

Author: TJ Hamilton

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

ISBN: 1760378739

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 5726

What else comes at a price? Miranda is a high–class escort at an infamous agency in Sydney, and always in demand from their top clients. Although it's a life she never imagined for herself, Miranda has mastered the art of seducing men and makes a good living from it. Joe Tench, rich, powerful and alluring, owns the majority of the nightlife in Sydney and is a regular client of Miranda's. He's demanding, dominating and dangerous, but Miranda finds herself falling for his unexpected, yet enticing charm. That is, until she meets the mysterious Tom Smythe, heir to a wealthy mining company, and becomes caught between her feelings for these two very different men. But neither is what they seem, and when tragedy forces Miranda to embark on a journey of discovery she will find it difficult to escape from. What price will she pay for freedom? A fascinating and fast–paced story about Sydney's seedy adult entertainment underworld, from the pen of a former police officer

The Art of Asking

Wie ich aufhörte, mir Sorgen zu machen, und lernte, mir helfen zu lassen

Author: Amanda Palmer


ISBN: 3732513289

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 432

View: 2622

Um Hilfe zu bitten fällt uns oft schwer, weil wir Angst haben, schwach und bedürftig zu scheinen. Eine völlig falsche Sichtweise, meint Amanda Palmer. Die Musikerin ist eine wahre Expertin darin, sich helfen zu lassen, bat sie doch bei unzähligen Gelegenheiten um die Unterstützung ihrer Fans. Dabei hat sie erfahren, dass der ausgetauschte Gefallen stets für beide Seiten ein Gewinn ist. Wer um Hilfe bittet, zeigt sich zwar verletzlich, erhält aber auch die Chance, Vertrauen zu beweisen und Beziehungen aufzubauen. Amanda Palmer hat ein großes Buch über Menschlichkeit geschrieben; über Ängste und Schwächen und über die Kraft der Güte und des Vertrauens.

Jeff Smith's Posing Techniques for Location Portrait Photography

Author: Jeff Smith

Publisher: Amherst Media

ISBN: 1608951642

Category: Photography

Page: 124

View: 7019

This comprehensive guide to location portraits teaches the basics of good head-to-toe posing, indoors and out, and shows the classical approaches used throughout photographic history to create a pleasing rendition of the human form. Additional introductory chapters detail the four main posing styles and reveal how to determine which will work best with a subject, their clothing, the location, and the purpose of the portrait. Chapters for advanced photographers highlight the creation of a wide variety of individual and group posesÑincluding ground, seated, head-and-shoulders, and standingÑto be utilized in tandem with stairs, rocks, and other architectural and natural elements. A chapter devoted to the essential business skills needed to professionally schedule appointments, work through consultations, manage sessions, and present and deliver final prints is also included.


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Publisher: N.A


Category: Stringed instruments

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1997 Photographer's Market

Where and How to Sell Your Photographs

Author: Michael Willins

Publisher: Writer's Digest Books

ISBN: 9780898797435

Category: Photography

Page: 672

View: 4770

Photographers will find 2,000 information-packed, up-to-date listings of markets open to freelance photographers, including 400 new ones. They will also discover a new index of markets that use digital images, new pay structures for electronic usage, preferred digital formats, more e-mail and web site addresses, plus insider reports and interviews with two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Carol Guzy, William Wegman, and Derek Shapton. Illustrations.