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3ds Max 9 Bible

3ds Max 9 Bible by Kelly L. Murdock
"An excellent book for beginners as well as advanced 3ds Max users. A valuable reference that covers everything you'd want to know."/ --Andre Surya, Award-winning Digital Artist/ A favorite of 3ds Max artists from beginners to pros! The DVD includes: * Models and textures to customize for your own designs * Rendered AVI files of animations used in the tutorials * All the Max files for every tutorial * Adobe tryout versions of After Effects, Photoshop CS2, Illustrator CS2, and Premiere Pro/ System Requirements: See the DVD appendix for details and complete system requirements.
3ds Max 9 Bible
Author: Kelly L. Murdock
Regular price: $49.99 - our discounted price:
Published by: Wiley; Paperback; 1296 pages; web rating: ; us
Department: 3D Studio Max

AutoCAD: Secrets Every User Should Know

AutoCAD: Secrets Every User Should Know by Dan Abbott
Discover Powerful Techniques and Features That Most Users Overlook ... Whether you're designing houses, landscapes, or machines, there are AutoCAD tricks-of-the-trade that even seasoned users don't know--tips that can improve your skills, understanding, and productivity. This practical, in-depth book reveals those secrets. You'll find smart ideas on customization, applying graphics standards, managing symbol libraries, leveraging 3D, and more. It even includes an insider's look at features that are used in the field but often ignored in other books, such as DOS functions, scripts, and AutoLISP programming. The final chapter, AutoCAD Puzzlers, challenges readers to solve real problems from real AutoCAD users.
AutoCAD: Secrets Every User Should Know
Author: Dan Abbott
Regular price: $39.99 - our discounted price: $22.54
Published by: Sybex; Paperback; 456 pages; web rating: 5; us
Department: AutoCAD/ CAD & CAM/ Drafting & Mechanical Drawing

AutoCAD 2007 & AutoCAD LT 2007 Bible

AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT 2007 Bible (Bible) by Ellen Finkelstein -- Popular among both novice and experienced AutoCAD users, this comprehensive book begins with an overview of the basics of AutoCAD, such as creating drawings, using commands, and specifying coordinates. Includes a searchable PDF format, and a 30-day trial version of AutoCAD software. -- AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT 2007 Bible (Bible) - Regular price: $49.99 - our discounted price: $26.61
Published by: Wiley; Paperback; 1252 pages; web rating: 5; us; Department: Software/ AutoCAD LT/ Software Books

Mastering AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT2007

Mastering AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT2007 by George Omura
The World's Bestselling AutoCAD Resource Now Fully Updated for the 2007 Release/ / There's a reason why Mastering AutoCAD is so popular year after year. Loaded with concise explanations, step-by-step instructions, and hands-on projects, this comprehensive reference and tutorial from award-winning author George Omura has everything you need to become an AutoCAD expert -- Mastering AutoCAD 2007 and AutoCAD LT2007
by George Omura -- Regular price: $49.99 - our discounted price: $27.91
Published by: Sybex; Paperback; 1224 pages; web rating: ; us - Department: Software/ AutoCAD/ CAD & CAM/ Drafting & Mechanical Drawing/ Software Books

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Chuck Green: Graphic Workshop

Chuck Green is back with a major blockbuster -- his Design-it-yourself GRAPHIC WORKSHOP is a delightful instruction manual for non-designers , and a healthy shot of creative energy for the pros... don't miss it!

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