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Computer Graphics & Animation Books

Featuring detailed instructions, interviews, tips, and tricks from industry pros, our animation books and graphics resources teach you the skills you need to create unique digital art, believable characters, and realistic animation and graphics using the latest cutting-edge software tools.

From 2D and 3D animation guidance to digital painting and visual storytelling, our graphic design books help you understand the most challenging and complex aspects of design and animation. Learn the secrets of graphic design and animation with computer graphics books from Cengage Learning PTR.

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cover image - The Advanced Art of Stop-Motion Animation

The Advanced Art of Stop-Motion Animation
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cover image - Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter 12

Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter 12
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cover image - Picture Yourself Learning Corel PaintShop Pro X6
ISBN 13: 9781285859149
Pages: 448
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cover image - Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter X3
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cover image - Picture Yourself Learning Corel PaintShop Pro X5
ISBN 13: 9781285196589
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cover image - Illuminated Pixels, The Why, What, and How of Digital Lighting
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cover image - Secrets of Zbrush Experts, Tips, Techniques, and Insights for Users of All Abilities
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cover image - Picture Yourself Learning Corel PaintShop Photo Pro X4
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Pages: 400
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cover image - Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter 12
ISBN 13: 9781435459885
Pages: 256
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cover image - Secrets of Corel Painter Experts: Tips, Techniques, and Insights for Users of All Abilities
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cover image - The Advanced Art of Stop-Motion Animation
ISBN 13: 9781435456136
Pages: 352
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cover image - Picture Yourself Learning Corel PaintShop Photo Pro X3
ISBN 13: 9781435456747
Pages: 416
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cover image - Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter 11
ISBN 13: 9781598638936
Pages: 239
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cover image - Complete Adobe Photoshop CS4 for Digital Photographers
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Pages: 481
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cover image - Advanced Photoshop C4 Trickery & FX
ISBN 13: 9781584506836
Pages: 360
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cover image - Visual Design Fundamentals, A Digital Approach
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cover image - The Art of Poser and Photoshop, The Official e-frontier Guide
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Pages: 488
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cover image - Character Animation with Poser Pro
ISBN 13: 9781584505174
Pages: 368
Published: 07/25/2008
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cover image - Webcomics 2.0, An Insider’s Guide to Writing, Drawing, and Promoting Your Own Webcomics
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Pages: 248
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cover image - Picture Yourself Learning Corel Paint Shop Pro X2
ISBN 13: 9781598634259
Pages: 416
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cover image - Anime Studio, The Official Guide
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Pages: 512
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cover image - Digital Painting Fundamentals with Corel Painter X
ISBN 13: 9781598634044
Pages: 256
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cover image - Advanced Photoshop CS3 Trickery & FX
ISBN 13: 9781584505310
Pages: 368
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cover image - Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements for Teens
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cover image - Poser 7 Revealed, The efrontier Official Guide
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cover image - Practical Poser 7
ISBN 13: 9781584504788
Pages: 540
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cover image - The Official Luxology modo Guide
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Pages: 352
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cover image - Visual Design Fundamentals, A Digital Approach
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Pages: 350
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cover image - Thinking Animation, Bridging the Gap Between 2D and CG
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cover image - Rapid Viz, A New Method for the Rapid Visualitzation of Ideas
ISBN 13: 9781598632682
Pages: 208
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cover image - Practical Poser 6
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Pages: 520
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cover image - LightWave 3D 8 Revealed
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Pages: 400
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cover image - When Pancakes Go Bad: Optical Delusions with Adobe Photoshop
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Pages: 256
Published: 10/07/2004
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cover image - Digital 3D Design
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Pages: 192
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cover image - Programming Vertex & Pixel Shaders
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Pages: 413
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cover image - Maya 6 Revealed
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Pages: 472
Published: 07/22/2004
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cover image - Hollywood 2D Digital Animation: The New Flash Production Revolution
ISBN 13: 9781592001705
Pages: 256
Published: 03/17/2004
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