A Field Guide To Getting Lost

Author: Rebecca Solnit

Publisher: Canongate Books

ISBN: 184767660X

Category: Philosophy

Page: 224

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In this investigation into loss, losing and being lost, Rebecca Solnit explores the challenges of living with uncertainty. A Field Guide to Getting Lost takes in subjects as eclectic as memory and mapmaking, Hitchcock movies and Renaissance painting, Beautifully written, this book combines memoir, history and philosophy, shedding glittering new light on the way we live now.
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Canon PowerShot Digital Field Guide

Author: Michael Guncheon

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118079752

Category: Photography

Page: 288

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With this book and your Canon PowerShot, taking pictures becomes a lot more fun! The Quick Tour gets you familiar with all the settings and menus on your G, S, TX, A, or SD-series camera, so you can start shooting. Then spend some time exploring tips for getting super shots in dozens of situations, using manual settings for greater control, and telling a story with your photos. Finally, learn the best ways to download, edit, and print your pictures.
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The Mother of All Questions

Further Feminisms

Author: Rebecca Solnit

Publisher: Granta Books

ISBN: 1783783567

Category: Literary Collections

Page: N.A

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Following on from the success of Men Explain Things to Me comes a new collection of essays in which Rebecca Solnit opens up a feminism for all of us: one that doesn't stigmatize women's lives, whether they include spouses and children or not; that brings empathy to the silences in men's lives as well as the silencing of women's lives; celebrates the ways feminism has shifted in recent years to reclaim rape jokes, revise canons, and rethink our everyday lives.
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Canon Speedlite System Digital Field Guide

Author: Michael Corsentino

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118237447

Category: Photography

Page: 304

View: 1995

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Get enlightened with this detailed coverage of Canon's Speedlitesystem If you use a digital SLR camera, then you understand just howcritical it is to have a capable flash. A Canon Speedlite shines awhole new light on taking photos with a Canon DSLR. Thisfull-color, in-depth guide takes you beyond the standard manualthat accompanies a Canon Speedlite and shows you the types ofsettings you can use on your camera when working with off-cameraflashes. You'll explore the possibilities of wireless lighting withmultiple speedlites as well as the creative effects you canachieve. Author, teacher, and professional photographer MichaelCorsentino demystifies setting up a speedlite, synchronizing thespeedlite equipment, and determining lighting ratios. He providesyou with detailed, real-world information on using all of Canon'svarious Speedlite models including the new 600EX-RT andcovers other Canon lighting system components such as the ST-E2Wireless Transmitter, Macro Ring Lite, and Macro Twin Lites andOC-E3 Off-Camera Shoe Cord. Highlights how the Canon Speedlite system is a must-haveaccessory for exploring a new world of digital photopossibilities Covers a number of Canon's Speedlites, including the 600EX-RT,580 EX II, 430 EX II, 270 EX and 270 EX II, and the 320 EX Shows you how to create an inexpensive and portable wirelessstudio lighting system that can go where you go Demystifies setting up the speedlite, synchronizing theequipment, and figuring out lighting ratios Canon Speedlite System Digital Field Guide, 3rd Editionis a handy guide that shares real-world information and untanglesthe complexities of using the Canon Speedlite system.
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Canon EOS Rebel T1i / 500D Digital Field Guide

Author: Charlotte K. Lowrie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470521287

Category: Photography

Page: 272

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Get the information you need in an easy-to-understand way with the Canon EOS Rebel T1i/500D Digital Field Guide. You'll find over 200 beautiful pictures by acclaimed photographer Charlotte Lowrie in this portable guide. She'll help you gain a better understanding of your camera and how to get the exact shot you want when you want it. She'll also walk you through using the new HD video features available on the Canon EOS Rebel T1i/500D. With beautiful photography, step-by-step techniques, and professional tips that will further your understanding of your camera, you'll want to reference this guide again and again!
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Canon EOS 5D Mark III Digital Field Guide

Author: Charlotte K. Lowrie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118169115

Category: Photography

Page: 286

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A guide to the Canon 5D Mark III camera provides information on such topics as exposure, focus, color, Live View shooting, movie recording, using the flash, and lenses.
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Canon EOS Rebel T3/1100D Digital Field Guide

Author: Charlotte K. Lowrie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118132483

Category: Photography

Page: 304

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Learn to use every feature of your Canon T3/1100D and get greatshots every time Digital Field Guides offer step-by-step information aboutdigital camera controls as well as tips and techniques for gettinggreat photos in various common situations. This handy guide,perfectly sized to fit in a camera bag, explains how to use everybutton, dial, and setting on your Rebel T3/1100D and also coversusing the improved HD video features, and in-camera movie editingoptions. Illustrated with the author's outstanding photos, the bookprovides recipes for getting the photo you want in anyenvironment. The EOS Rebel T3/1100D is Canon's newest entry-level dSLRcamera, offering a streamlined and simplified experience for newdSLR users This book explains every camera control, showing you how to useall the buttons, dials, and settings Cover the exciting new HD video features and offers suggestionsfor getting outstanding shots in common shooting situations Small-trim design makes it easy to take this guide alongwhenever you use your camera Includes a gray card and color checker card used to maintainaccurate color and white balance New dSLR camera users will get up to speed quickly with theeasy-to-follow guidance in this handy field guide.
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Canon EOS 70D Digital Field Guide

Author: Charlotte K. Lowrie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118169123

Category: Photography

Page: 352

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A guide to the Canon 70D camera provides information on topics such as exposure, focus, color, live view shooting, movie recording, using the flash and lenses.
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Hope in the Dark

Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities

Author: Rebecca Solnit

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782119074

Category: Hope

Page: 152

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At a time when political, environmental and social gloom can seem overpowering, this remarkable work offers a lucid, affirmative and well-argued case for hope. This exquisite work traces a history of activism and social change over the past five decades - from the fall of the Berlin Wall, to the worldwide marches against the war in Iraq. Hope in the Dark is a paean to optimism in the uncertainty of the twenty-first century. Tracing the footsteps of the last century's thinkers - including Woolf, Gandhi, Borges, Benjamin and Havel - Solnit conjures a timeless vision of cause and effect that will light our way through the dark, and lead us to profound and effective political engagement.
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