Every type of location presents its own photographic challenges. For the stark wilderness of Death Valley National Park, these can include harsh desert light, stark landscapes, and a vastness that can be daunting to capture in a single frame. In this course, travel along with author, teacher, and photographer Ben Long to Death Valley to learn about the challenges and techniques behind capturing the exotic beauty and surprising details of the desert.
Get set for an adventure that marked a new era in America! Film-maker Ken Burns presents the hilarious 1903 saga of the first transcontinental automobile trip. On a visionary whim and a $50 bet, Dr. Horatio Nelson Jackson became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent. His arrival in New York City, after every imaginable breakdown and delay, proved that the "horseless carriage" really did have a future.
Aurora Orchestra, together with conductor Nicholas Collon, is an innovative, energetic and talented ensemble. It has already amassed a good amount of praise from the critics, quickly establishing itself as the most significant new British chamber orchestra in a generation. Collon by himself is also making waves, increasingly in demand as a guest conductor in the UK and abroad. This album features a straightforwardly American repertoire selection, interspersing the core repertoire with some beautifully arranged folk/pop songs inspired by the theme.
With 9 chapters that range from simple shuffles to more advanced jazz influenced blues with some funky Beale Street soul and a Rumba from the French Quarter in between. Tim puts you behind the wheel and acts as your tour guide on this Blues odyssey. The DVD includes a 25 page PDF with standard notation and tab to clearly map your course. So get out your axe, put on your shades, fasten your seatbelt and get ready for a fantastic Blues Guitar Road Trip!
Join blues guitarist Tim Lerch on a trip around the world of the blues. Travel the highways and byways from Texas to Memphis, Chicago to New Orleans and all the way out to the West Coast. With 9 chapters that range from simple shuffles to more advanced jazz influenced blues with some funky Beale Street soul and a rumba from the French Quarter in between. Tim puts you behind the wheel and acts as your tour guide on this blues odyssey. The DVD includes a 25-page PDF with standard notation and tab to clearly map your course. So get out your axe, put on your shades, fasten your seat belt and get ready for a fantastic blues guitar road trip!