Google SketchUp 8 For Dummies

Google SketchUp 8 For Dummies

Go 3D with Google’s exciting architectural design software for Mac and Windows Whether you need to learn 3D modeling for business or you’re just eager to see what you can create, Google SketchUp and Google SketchUp 8 For Dummies are for you. Available in both a free hobbyist version and a full-featured…

Flash CS4 All-in-One For Dummies

Flash CS4 All-in-One For Dummies

Ready to take your Flash skills to the next level? Learn how to use Adobe Flash CS4 to create innovative interactive experiences! Flash CS4 All-In-One For Dummies shows you how to create professional, cool projects, step by step, from start to finish. Whether you’re working on your first Flash project…

Blender 2.5 Character Animation Cookbook

Blender 2.5 Character Animation Cookbook

Blender is an open source 3D graphics application that can be used for modeling, rigging, animating, rendering and thousands of other things. While modeling characters isn’t the biggest of your worries, animating them to make them feel as-good-as alive is what differentiates a professional from an amateur. This…

Multimedia Programming with Pure Data

Multimedia Programming with Pure Data

Preparing interactive displays, creating computer games, and conducting audio-visual performance are now achievable without typing lines of code. With Pure Data, a graphical programming environment, creating interactive multimedia applications is just visually connecting graphical icons together. It is straightforward, intuitive, and effective. “Multimedia Programming with Pure Data” will…

AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015

AutoCAD 2015 and AutoCAD LT 2015

Learn AutoCAD by example with this tutorial-based guide from Autodesk Official Press Whether you are just starting out or an experienced user wanting to brush up on your skills, this Autodesk Official Press book provides you with concise explanations, focused examples, and step-by-step instructions through a hands-on tutorial…

Photoshop CS2 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

Photoshop CS2 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

Brace yourself—this For Dummies guide is in full, dazzling color! That way you can see how you can lighten, brighten, blur, sharpen, or even age your digital images with Photoshop CS2. Chances are you have Photoshop CS2 and have explored it enough to know that you need a good guide…

Photoshop CS All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

Photoshop CS All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

The complete For Dummies Photoshop resource-ten minibooks with more than 800 pages of tips, techniques, and plain-English explanations Covers Photoshop fundamentals, image essentials, selections, painting, drawing and typing, working with layers, channels and masks, filters and distortions, retouching and restoration, Photoshop and the Web, and Photoshop and print…

Foundations of Qt Development

Foundations of Qt Development

Qt is one of the most influential graphical toolkits for the Linux operating system and is quickly being adopted on other platforms (Windows, Mac OS) as well. It is necessary to learn for all Linux programmers. This book takes the reader step by step through the complexities of…

AutoCAD For Dummies, 18th Edition

AutoCAD For Dummies, 18th Edition

Simple steps for creating AutoCAD drawings AutoCAD is the ubiquitous tool used by engineers, architects, designers, and urban planners to put their ideas on paper. It takes some AutoCAD know-how to go from a brilliant idea to a drawing that properly explains how brilliant your idea is. AutoCAD…

Blender Game Engine

Blender Game Engine: Beginner’s Guide

Blender Game Engine is the part of the Blender 3D editor used to create actual 3D video games. It’s the ideal entry level game development environment because you don’t even need to learn to program. Create a complete game using Bender’s innovative logic bricks. “Blender Game Engine: Beginner’s…