• 1999
  • In 1999, Science Books & Film magazine chose NightWatch as one of the "Best Books for Junior High and High School Readers" in the category of Astronomy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 20th
  • The Cornell University Library Department of Preservation and Conservation and Picture Elements, Incorporated undertook a joint study for the Library of Congress to determine the best means for digitizing the vast array of illustrations used in 19th and early 20th century commercial publications. (loc.gov)
  • Select representative samples of relief, intaglio, and planographic illustration processes prevalent in book production in the 19th and early 20th century. (loc.gov)
  • no one comes close to matching his influence on illustration in the 20th Century! (wikipedia.org)
  • Preservation
  • He is a British theologian and the author of several books that present a complex analysis of the history of Christianity and the history of Christian theology in a global perspective, with a particular focus on the expression, preservation, and change of human ideas over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Among his mythological works is the illustration of Tvermose-Thyregod's Oldemoders Fortælling om Nordens Guder (Great grandmother's story of Norse Gods) (1890), Ragnarok. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the years Aldridge has won many awards for his work, among them Whitbread Children's Book Award (1973). (wikipedia.org)
  • Among her recent titles are Cactus, Dumb Cane and Daffodils, A Forest Year and Moonseed and Mistletoe, all of which are NSTA/CBC Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children. (google.com)
  • essence
  • A Cornell study[ 1 ] characterized a given illustration type based upon its essence, detail, and structure. (loc.gov)
  • These mappings differed based on the illustration type and on the need to preserve information at the essence, detail, or structure level. (loc.gov)
  • A general consensus was reached, however, that 400 dpi 8-bit capture could serve to preserve the essence and detail information present in all the illustration types studied, regardless of the production process used to create the published originals. (loc.gov)
  • Characterize the key attributes of different illustration process types by subjective examination, identifying significant informational content for each type at three levels: essence, detail, and structure ( see 2.2 ). (loc.gov)
  • For me, this is the essence of a strong illustrated book: the visuals provide a point of entry into subject matter that reaches well beyond a single artist or designer. (printmag.com)
  • 1965
  • After doing some freelance book covers for Penguin Books, he was hired in March 1965 by Penguin's chief editor Tony Godwin to become the art director of Penguin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Edition
  • Moe's illustrations of classical literature include an 1898 edition of Saxo Grammaticus' Gesta Danorum, the Old Norse Poetic Edda, and works by Johan Herman Wessel and Ludvig Holberg. (wikipedia.org)
  • birds
  • 1 When he was finished, the illustrations were compiled into The Birds of America , one of the most celebrated books in American naturalism. (kottke.org)
  • Over the years, Ms. Lerner had taken courses in botany, the local flora, birds of the Midwest, and other aspects of nature, but she hesitated to join the illustration class because the members seemed very accomplished. (google.com)
  • series
  • He designed a series of science fiction book covers for Penguin Books. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is possibly best known, however, for the picture book The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper Feast (1973), a series of illustrations of anthropomorphic insects and other creatures, which he created in collaboration with Harry Willock, William Plomer wrote the accompanying verses. (wikipedia.org)
  • D.Gray-man (Japanese: ディー・グレイマン, Hepburn: Dī Gureiman) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Katsura Hoshino. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • In fact, no thorough attempt has been made to even characterize all of the features of importance for illustrations produced by a given production process, from the point of view of high-fidelity digital image capture. (loc.gov)
  • He is best known for his psychedelic artwork made for books and record covers by The Beatles and The Who. (wikipedia.org)
  • He made a big impression with his illustrations for The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics book. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the age of 12, his father sent him to work in a bookshop and lending library, a popular type of institution in Japanese cities, where reading books made from wood-cut blocks was a popular entertainment of the middle and upper classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • List
  • If Carol Lerner were asked to list three reasons why she started writing and illustrating books for children, she would probably say the Morton Arboretum, Joshua, and Jesse. (google.com)
  • Project
  • Project staff investigated the available means for automatic detection of illustration content regions and methods for automatically discriminating different illustration process types, and for encoding and processing them. (loc.gov)
  • This project was intended as the first step in the development of automated means for detecting, identifying, and treating each illustration process type in an optimal manner to create electronic images that can rival the quality of analog capture. (loc.gov)
  • Obsessive Consumption , Bingaman-Burt's online project turned book, definitely qualifies as a monograph - all of the content was created by her. (printmag.com)
  • For his Windows of New York project , he's done dozens of illustrations of all styles of window from around the city (mostly lower Manhattan). (kottke.org)
  • written
  • Buzz Poole has written about design, books, and culture for numerous outlets, including Lit Hub and Playboy. (printmag.com)
  • Apart from his published research he has written a number of books intended to introduce the history of theology and philosophy of religion to a wider audience. (wikipedia.org)
  • types
  • Using those procedures, appropriate mappings of different physical content regions (representing instances of different illustration processes) to electronic content types were created. (loc.gov)
  • Digital versions that retained evidence of information at the structure or process level were derived from those scans, which for many illustration types required high resolution to capture. (loc.gov)
  • Develop appropriate mapping of illustration content types to electronic content types that preserve their essential features to an appropriate degree. (loc.gov)
  • author
  • He is also the author of the books "The Metaphysics of Incarnation" and "The Author's Voice" are co-edited with Anna Marmodoro, both are academic volumes published by Oxford University Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • King Wen of Zhou wrote Illustrated Book of Changes (updated version) If you want to do is to allow people to really understand Book of Changes. (iberlibro.com)
  • The book also describes events and people in history that have affected how we think in a way that we often take for granted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Years
  • Over the next two years as art director, he especially focused on science fiction book covers and introduced his style which resonated with the mood of the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • The foray into book publishing is a relatively new development and has yielded some very attractive books, all of which stem from Giljam's established relationships with these artists and his admiration of their work. (printmag.com)
  • These illustrated books definitely fall on the side of monographs, featuring the work of a single artist without any overt narrative structure. (printmag.com)
  • Scivias is an illustrated work by Hildegard von Bingen, completed in 1151 or 1152, describing 26 religious visions she experienced. (wikipedia.org)
  • star
  • This book is a well documented presentation of American Indian star stories. (si.edu)
  • Country
  • The Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois, on the outskirts of Chicago, is one of the few institutions in the country that offers instruc-tion in botanical illustration on a regular basis. (google.com)
  • several
  • Since the first book on Plant Tissue Culture by Prof. P.R. White in 1943, several volumes describing different aspects of PTC have been published. (worldcat.org)
  • popular
  • NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe is a best-selling popular science book by Terence Dickinson. (wikipedia.org)
  • pages
  • Example pages that are typical of early commercial illustrations were identified, characterized in terms of the processes used to create them (e.g., engraving, lithograph, halftone), and then scanned at high resolutions in 8-bit grayscale. (loc.gov)
  • region
  • A public domain example utility was created and tested, which automatically detects the presence and location of a halftone region in a scan of an illustrated book page and applies special processing to it. (loc.gov)
  • numerous
  • She has illustrated over 50 books for children and adults, for which she received numerous awards and honours including her second nomination for the Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • stories
  • She won the Levstik Award in 1997 for her illustrations of Bisernica: slovenske kratke pripovedi za otroke (Bisernica: Traditional Short Stories for Children). (wikipedia.org)
  • British
  • Illustrations and logo design for Everybody Loves a Happy Ending, the sixth studio album by British pop rock/new wave band Tears for Fears, 2004. (wikipedia.org)