Senin, 29 Februari 2016

Broken Monsters

Broken Monsters
By:"Lauren Beukes"
Published on 2014-09-16 by Mulholland Books and Written in en

Broken Monsters has SaBPAwAAQBAJ id Number and 37 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 448 Pages. \

This Book was ranked 37 by Google Books for keyword monster.

The Book's Rate is 3.5, Rated by 23 People

Sabtu, 27 Februari 2016

Anime and Memory

Anime and Memory
By:"Dani Cavallaro"
Published on 2009-04-27 by McFarland and Written in en

Anime and Memory has 4HSZe30bkGUC id Number and 20 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 204 Pages. The theme of memory has played a significant role in anime throughout its evolution as an art form and as popular entertainment. Anime's handling of memory is multifaceted, weaving it into diverse symbolic motifs, narratives and aesthetic issues. This study aims to provide a detailed analysis of a range of anime titles wherein different aspects of this cultural phenomenon are articulated. It explores anime films and series that exemplify the distinctive signatures placed by particular directors or studios on the treatment of memory, while also highlighting the prominence of memory in anime with reference to specific philosophical, artistic, and historical contexts.

This Book was ranked 20 by Google Books for keyword anime.

The Book's Rate is 4.0, Rated by 1 People

Selasa, 23 Februari 2016

Our House

Our House
By:"Theresa Rebeck"
Published on 2010 by Samuel French, Inc. and Written in en

Our House has z678cLE6kJsC id Number and 37 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 68 Pages. \

This Book was ranked 37 by Google Books for keyword house.

The Book's Rate is 3.0, Rated by 1 People

Jumat, 19 Februari 2016

The Monsters' Monster

The Monsters' Monster
By:"Patrick McDonnell"
Published on 2012-09-04 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers and Written in en

The Monsters' Monster has fKnLWkmjG3cC id Number and 4 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 32 Pages. Once upon a time, there were three little rascals who thought they were the BIGGEST, BADDEST monsters around. Then along came an even BIGGER monster who changed their minds. And all it took was two little words. In this playful tale from bestselling picture book author Patrick McDonnell, a very BIG monster shows three very BAD little monsters the power of boundless gratitude.

This Book was ranked 4 by Google Books for keyword monster.

The Book's Rate is 5.0, Rated by 1 People

Selasa, 16 Februari 2016

Anime from Akira to Howl's Moving Castle

Anime from Akira to Howl's Moving Castle
By:"Susan J. Napier"
Published on 2016-03-29 by St. Martin's Griffin and Written in en

Anime from Akira to Howl's Moving Castle has UnuLCwAAQBAJ id Number and 26 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 384 Pages. This new edition of the groundbreaking popular book is a must-have for both seasoned and new fans of anime. Japanese animation is more popular than ever following the 2002 Academy Award given to Hayao Miyazaki's Spirited Away. It confirmed that anime is more than just children's cartoons, often portraying important social and cultural themes. With new chapters on Spirited Away and other recent releases, including Howl's Moving Castle--Miyazaki's latest hit film, already breaking records in Japan--this edition will be the authoritative source on anime for an exploding market of viewers who want to know more.

This Book was ranked 26 by Google Books for keyword anime.

The Book's Rate is 4.0, Rated by 3 People

Basics Animation 01: Scriptwriting

Basics Animation 01: Scriptwriting
By:"Paul Wells"
Published on 2007-11-13 by AVA Publishing and Written in en

Basics Animation 01: Scriptwriting has pGiP8Rt20FkC id Number and 31 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 184 Pages. The Basics Animation series follows on from the successful title The Fundamentals of Animation and offers a concise but comprehensive account of a number of definitions and approaches to script, drawing upon the available literature. The book adopts a straightforward approach that is diagnostic, advisory and characterized by a range of examples. Most importantly, Basics Animation: Scriptwriting seeks to promote the distinctiveness of animation as a form of expression, and provides a clear account of the choices and approaches available to the scriptwriter / animator / director, and the particularities of each model. Inevitably, some of these models will have common approaches, but equally, there will be localized variations dependent upon the definition/understanding of animation adopted by individuals, companies and studios.

This Book was ranked 31 by Google Books for keyword animation.

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Kamis, 11 Februari 2016

Tunes for ’Toons

Tunes for ’Toons
By:"Daniel Ira Goldmark"
Published on 2005-10-10 by Univ of California Press and Written in en

Tunes for ’Toons has Rz2WJ_-NxsAC id Number and 21 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 243 Pages. In the first in-depth examination of music written for Hollywood animated cartoons of the 1930s through the 1950s, Daniel Goldmark provides a brilliant account of the enormous creative effort that went into setting cartoons to music and shows how this effort shaped the characters and stories that have become embedded in American culture. Focusing on classical music, opera, and jazz, Goldmark considers the genre and compositional style of cartoons produced by major Hollywood animation studios, including Warner Bros., MGM, Lantz, and the Fleischers. Tunes for 'Toons discusses several well-known cartoons in detail, including What's Opera, Doc?, the 1957 Warner Bros. parody of Wagner and opera that is one of the most popular cartoons ever created. Goldmark pays particular attention to the work of Carl Stalling and Scott Bradley, arguably the two most influential composers of music for theatrical cartoons. Though their musical backgrounds and approaches to scoring differed greatly, Stalling and Bradley together established a unique sound for animated comedies that has not changed in more than seventy years. Using a rich range of sources including cue sheets, scores, informal interviews, and articles from hard-to-find journals, the author evaluates how music works in an animated universe. Reminding readers of the larger context in which films are produced and viewed, this book looks at how studios employed culturally charged music to inspire their stories and explores the degree to which composers integrated stylistic elements of jazz and the classics into their scores.

This Book was ranked 21 by Google Books for keyword cartoon.

The Book's Rate is 4.0, Rated by 3 People

Selasa, 09 Februari 2016

The Anime Machine

The Anime Machine
By:"Thomas LaMarre"
Published on 2009 by U of Minnesota Press and Written in en

The Anime Machine has SUFB8c4h5-oC id Number and 9 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 385 Pages. Working at the intersection of the philosophy of technology and the history of thought, Lamarre explores how anime and its related media entail material orientations and demonstrates concretely how the 'animetic machine' encourages a specific approach to thinking about technology.

This Book was ranked 9 by Google Books for keyword anime.

The Book's Rate is 5.0, Rated by 1 People

Sabtu, 06 Februari 2016

Anime and Manga

Anime and Manga
By:
Published on by PediaPress and Written in en

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Contain Pages.

This Book was ranked 22 by Google Books for keyword anime.

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The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2
By:"Larry Gonick"
Published on 2009-10-06 by Harper Collins and Written in en

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2 has qkvTOTcrNI4C id Number and 9 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 272 Pages. From celebrated artist Lary Gonick, here is the extraordinary story of the modern world, from the French Revolution to today. More than thirty years ago, master cartoonist and historian Larry Gonick began the epic task of creating a smart, accurate, and entertaining illustrated history of the world. In this, the fifth and final book of this beloved and critically acclaimed series, Gonick finally brings us up to the modern day. The Cartoon History of the Modern World, Part II picks up at the Enlightenment; continues through two and a half centuries of revolution, social and economic innovation, nationalism, colonialism, scientific progress, and the abolition of slavery; and concludes in the early twenty-first century with the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Essentially a college-level course in modern world history, with equal attention given to every area of the globe, Gonick's witty and engaging pages bring the past to life and put a brilliant new spin on our world. Whether you are a longtime fan or a first-time reader, this thrilling conclusion of our civilization's monumental story is not to be missed!

This Book was ranked 9 by Google Books for keyword cartoon.

The Book's Rate is 5.0, Rated by 1 People

Jumat, 05 Februari 2016

How to Draw Cartoon Symbols of the Wild West

How to Draw Cartoon Symbols of the Wild West
By:"Curt Visca","Kelley Visca"
Published on 2004-01-01 by The Rosen Publishing Group and Written in en

How to Draw Cartoon Symbols of the Wild West has O1mZCICTQO4C id Number and 35 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 24 Pages. Provides facts about eight symbols of the Wild West, as well as step-by-step instructions for drawing cartoons of each one.

This Book was ranked 35 by Google Books for keyword cartoon.

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Kamis, 04 Februari 2016

Digital Character Animation 3

Digital Character Animation 3
By:"George Maestri"
Published on 2006-04-12 by New Riders and Written in en

Digital Character Animation 3 has EWffzXS-RGcC id Number and 25 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 320 Pages. Whether you’re creating animation for television, advertising, games, or multimedia, [digital] Character Animation 3 can help you bring your imagination to life. In this updated classic, both newcomers to digital animation and old hands looking to hone existing skills will find essential techniques for creating lively, professional-quality animation that are applicable to any software application. Combining the fundamentals of modeling, rigging, and animation with advanced-level information on characterization, directing, and production management, author George Maestri has created an essential resource for digital animators. [digital] Character Animation 3 is packed with beautiful new artwork and Maestri’s invaluable expert tips. Along with clear instruction on the theory and practice of foundation techniques such as rigging, walk-cycles, and lip-synch–the tutorials and exercises in this book let you practice what you’ve learned. Maestri also offers in-depth information on creating nuanced characters that feel “alive” and win audience empathy and attention. The book’s final chapter guides you through the entire filmmaking process, from story development through voice casting and animation directing.

This Book was ranked 25 by Google Books for keyword animation.

The Book's Rate is 3.0, Rated by 1 People

Cartoon-Illustrated Metaphors

Cartoon-Illustrated Metaphors
By:"KAIMAN LEE, .","Kaiman Lee, Ph.D."
Published on 2004-11-10 by Environmental Design & Research Ctr and Written in en

Cartoon-Illustrated Metaphors has H4fpG87iDy8C id Number and 14 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 112 Pages. \

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Rabu, 03 Februari 2016

Understanding Manga and Anime

Understanding Manga and Anime
By:"Robin E. Brenner"
Published on 2007-06-30 by Greenwood Publishing Group and Written in en

Understanding Manga and Anime has uY8700WJy_gC id Number and 2 on Google Books Ranking

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Contain 356 Pages. Teens love it. Parents hate it. Librarians are confused by it; and patrons are demanding it. Libraries have begun purchasing both manga and anime, particularly for their teen collections. But the sheer number of titles available can be overwhelming, not to mention the diversity and quirky cultural conventions. In order to build a collection, it is important to understand the media and its cultural nuances. Many librarians have been left adrift, struggling to understand this unique medium while trying to meet patron demands as well as protests. This book gives the novice background information necessary to feel confident in selecting, working with, and advocating for manga and anime collections; and it offers more experienced librarians some fresh insights and ideas for programming and collections. Teens love it. Parents hate it. Librarians are confused by it; and patrons are demanding it. Libraries have begun purchasing both manga and anime, particularly for their teen collections. But the sheer number of titles available can be overwhelming, not to mention the diversity and quirky cultural conventions. In order to build a collection, it is important to understand the media and its cultural nuances. Many librarians have been left adrift, struggling to understand this unique medium while trying to meet patron demands as well as protests. This book gives the novice background information necessary to feel confident in selecting, working with, and advocating for manga and anime collections; and it offers more experienced librarians some fresh insights and ideas for programming and collections. In 2003 the manga (Japanese comics) market was the fastest growing area of pop culture, with 75-100% growth to an estimated market size of $100 million retail. The growth has continued with a 40-50% sales increase in bookstores in recent years. Teens especially love this highly visual, emotionally charged and action-packed media imported from Japan, and its sister media, anime (Japanese animation); and libraries have begun purchasing both. Chock full of checklists and sidebars highlighting key points, this book includes: a brief history of anime and manga in Japan and in the West; a guide to visual styles and cues; a discussion of common themes and genres unique to manga and anime; their intended audiences; cultural differences in format and content; multicultural trends that manga and anime readers embrace and represent; and programming and event ideas. It also includes genre breakdowns and annotated lists of recommended titles, with a focus on the best titles in print and readily available, particularly those appropriate to preteen and teen readers. Classic and benchmark titles are also mentioned as appropriate. A glossary and a list of frequently asked questions complete the volume.

This Book was ranked 2 by Google Books for keyword anime.

The Book's Rate is 4.0, Rated by 7 People

Senin, 01 Februari 2016

Animation in Asia and the Pacific

Animation in Asia and the Pacific
By:"John A. Lent"
Published on 2001 by Indiana University Press and Written in en

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Contain 270 Pages. Animation has had a global renaissance during the 1990s, and nowhere is this more evident than in Asia. With the exception of China and Japan, most Asian nations are relatively new to this art form. Over the last decade, countries such as Taiwan, South Korea, the Philippines, and Thailand, as well as China, have acted as major offshore production plants for North American and European studios. One of the spurs for this increase in activity has been the global growth of terrestrial, cable, satellite, and video systems, all demanding large menus of programming, including animation. A second spur has been the exceptional popularity that Japanese animé has enjoyed across Asia, Europe, and the United States. Despite these developments, there has not been corresponding growth of a serious literature covering industrial and aesthetic issues about Asian animation, and the small amount of work that has been produced has not been published in English. Animation in Asia and the Pacific provides the first continent-wide analysis, delving into issues of production, distribution, exhibition, aesthetics, and regulation in this burgeoning field. Animation in Asia and the Pacific also offers vignettes of the fascinating experiences of a group of animation pioneers. The historical and contemporary perspectives derive from interviews, textual analysis, archival research, and participation/observation data.

This Book was ranked 22 by Google Books for keyword animation.

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