Create high-quality 3D animations and models by using the basic concepts and principles of 3D art presented by GeekAtPlay.com's Ami Chopine. This handy studio reference breaks down the core concepts into easy-to-understand segments and teaches you the 'why' in addition to the 'how.' Using application agnostic step-by-step tutorials, this book teaches you how to model, pose, and texture your creations as well as scenery creation, animation, and rendering. Learn which applications are best for your needs and how you can get started making money in the 3D field. The companion website includes video tutorials, models, project files, and other resources. This book is endorsed by Daz3d.com and includes exclusive Daz3d models. *Teaches the basics and principles behind creating 3D art with these tips and techniques that cover everything from texturing to painting and scripting to rendering *Filled with 30 print and video tutorials for written by Ami Chopine of GeekAtPlay.com and featuring new models from Daz3d.com *Companion website includes models, animations, video tutorials, links, and more
This popular resource delivers a thorough overview of every basic surgical term, concept, and technique. The essentials of surgery are concisely presented and abundantly illustrated. From tissue injury, local anesthetics, and surgical instruments...through obtaining hemostasis, skin flaps, scar excision and closure...to postoperative wound care, the 2nd Edition presents everything readers need to know to perform all of the maneuvers essential to surgical success. Two bonus CD-ROMs complement the text, using full-color animations and live-action video to demonstrate all of the skills step by step.
This reference on veterinary embryology covers general embryology, i.e. the development from the formation of the gametes over fertilization and initial embryogenesis up to the stage where organ formation is initiated, and special embryology, i.e. the development of the organ systems. Moreover, the book also includes a section on teratology, one on assisted reproductive technologies and one on veterinary and societal aspects. Written with the veterinary student in mind, this textbook is written in an accessible style with high quality colour illustrations and line drawings. Succinct and accessible 300 high-quality colour illustrations Written for undergraduates and invaluable for graduates wishing to brush up
This comprehensive, fully updated text describes the essential concepts of animal physiology and related biochemistry for students of biology and related disciplines. In terms of presentation and contents, the book offers relevant fundamentals of physiology and animal behaviour under diverse conditions. The text will certainly satisfy the needs of students of biology, home science and animal husbandry. Key Features Covers physiology of organ systems of animals, including human and mammalian physiology. Surveys functional specialisation of organisms and their survival ability under environmental stresses. Explains criteria of physiological variations among organisms living in diverse habitats. New coverage on animal calorimetry to explain energy requirements of animals. In depth coverage of membrane physiology. A new chapter on physiological disorders emanating from organellar malfunctions and genetic disabilities.
Essentials of Small Animal Anesthesia and Analgesia, Second Edition presents the fundamentals of managing small animal anesthesia patients in a clinically relevant, accessible manual. The bulk of the book is distilled from Lumb and Jones' Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia to provide authoritative information in a quick-reference format, with references to Lumb and Jones' throughout for easy access to further detail. Logically reorganized with an easy-to-use structure and an increased focus on pain management, this new edition features new chapters on equipment and managing specific conditions. The Second Edition has been updated to reflect current practices in anesthesia and analgesia, and a new companion website offers review questions and answers, video clips, and an image bank with additional figures not found in the printed book. Essentials of Small Animal Anesthesia and Analgesia, Second Edition provides veterinary care providers and students with key information on anesthetic and analgesic pharmacology, physiology, patient assessment, and clinical case management.
Animal Essentials Plant Enzymes & Probiotics is a natural supplement that is specially formulated to aid digestion in both cats and dogs.This unique supplement contains a source of live bacteria that work to aid the digestive process and replenish the naturally occurring ecosystem of microorganisms that occurs in your pet's gastrointestinal tract. Animal Essentials Plant Enzymes & Probiotics also contains enzymes that break downs the components of your pet's food to further aid digestion. This container comes with 300 grams of the digestive aid- but there is also a smaller container that comes with 100 grams. Keep your pet healthy and regular with this innovative digestive aid and order today! Key Features: Supports healthy digestion in cats and dogs Contains enzymes and probiotics that break down proteins, fats, , starches, triglycerides, and cellulose. Contains no lactose, sugars or preservatives Available in 100 g or 300 g sizes
This two-volume set presents a comprehensive description of laboratory animal genetics, diseases, health monitoring, nutrition, and the environmental impact on animal testing. It considers the ethics of animal experimentation through a complete review of European and North American legislation on the topic. It discusses alternatives to animal experiments, including the use of isolated organs, cell cultures, and computer simulations. The book also examines general methods, including experimental design and statistical evaluation, non-surgical and surgical techniques, anesthesia, and post-mortem examinations. Reviews of animal models for studying diseases of different organ systems, infectious diseases, cancer, and toxicology are featured as well.
What makes Japanese animation Japanese? What are the top, not-to-be-missed films? Who's got the anime goods? What's it all mean anyway? Answering just about every question a fan (or curious parent) has, "Anime Essentials" is an easy-to-read and fun-to-look-at overview of the pop culture phenomenon sweeping America. It discusses the major players, where to get your anime fix, "otaku" (devoted fan) etiquette, how to run an anime club (and get pre-release screenings ), how to "talk" anime to outsiders, and lots more of interest both to veterans and newcomers.One of the New York Public Libary's 2001 Books for the the Teen Age List. "Overall, this book opens its welcoming arms wide to newcomers, so that more people can enjoy anime's story qualities, human element and cinematic, artistic effects. A valuable book " -- Protocultue Addicts "For the anime beginner, this is a great place to start." -- Dreamwatch
Comprehensive and entertaining, this volume presents black-and-white and color images from medieval illuminated manuscripts, woodcuts from the dawn of printing, and illustrations by Merian, Seba, Cuvier, Audubon, and many others. Detailed bibliographies and artist biographies.
The second edition of an international bestseller, this book provides veterinary specialists as well as veterinary and biomedical researchers with detailed information about laboratory animal genetics, diseases, health monitoring, nutrition, and environmental impact on animal experiments. Completely revised and updated, Volume I now contains expanded coverage of topics such as procedures in genetic engineering, surgical techniques, and humane endpoints and the treatment of pain and suffering in laboratory animals. It includes a new, streamlined chapter that combines the review of alternative techniques to animal experimentation such as the use of isolated organs, cell cultures, and computer simulations.
A blend of organic herbs and spirulina, loaded with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants in an easy-to-feed formula.
To soothe, lubricate, fight infection, and reduce inflammation in the urinary tract and to aid with the removal of urinary crystals. Gylcerin-based formulations for dogs & cats all tinctures are formulated by leading veterinarian herbalists who are intimately familiar with the needs and sensitivities of dogs and cats. The herbs used are selected from the highest quality certified organic or sustainable wild-harvested North American sources in the world. These naturally balanced herbal blends have a sweet flavor that appeal to most dogs and cats.
Oxbow essentials - adult rat food is a Low-fat, nutritionally-balanced food that improves the quality of life for adult pet rats without causing life-threatening obesity. The complete, stabilized kibble contains 100% of a rat's daily essential nutrients and prevents selective Feeding, common with seed and fruit-based diets. Regal rat - adult rat food was formulated by a team of professionals in the laboratory Animal science, zoo nutrition and wildlife nutrition fields.
Animal Essentials' Plant Enzymes & Probiotics assists in the digestion and absorption of nutrients which are necessary to maintain your pet's good health. A small, very economical sprinkling each day will relieve extra burden placed on the digestive system by breaking down fats, carbohydrates, cellulose and protein. As your dog or cat's body ages less enzymes are produced and supplementation is necessary for optimum health. Digestive efficiency can also be reduced by excitement, anxiety or stress of any sort (travel, separation, working stress, etc.). To ensure optimum digestion and health we recommend the addition of this supplement to each meal.
Seaweed Calcium, derived from a plant source, ensures purity and bio-availability. This naturally calcified red seaweed product is harvested from the seabed's off the southwest coast of Ireland, among the cleanest and purest waters in the world.