Free computers and the internet Kindle books for 03 Dec 18

Affinity Photo for iPad – Newest Version 2018: Top 10 Skills Beginners Want to Learn

by Frank Walters

The Affinity Photo for iPad – First 10 Skills is a great companion for all new users of the amazing Affinity Photo software. If you want to really get a fast handle on the world’s leading photo-editing software, then this will be a great help to you.

This book will teach you the first 10 skills you need to know how to use to get a great start using Affinity Photo for iPad using simple-to-follow instructions and high-quality images. All instructions and images have been updated (Oct. 2018) to include the newest version’s finger gestures.

The 10 Skills you will learn in this book are:

  1. How Affinity Photo for iPad is Organized
  2. How to Crop a Photo
  3. How to Use the Adjustments Layers
  4. How to Change the Color of Things (i.e. Eyes)
  5. How to Make Selections and Remove Backgrounds
  6. How to Put One Picture Inside Another
  7. How to Clean Up a Picture
  8. How to Use the Develop Persona
  9. How to Add Text to a Photo
  10. How to Save and Export
  11. Bonus for eBook Creators

We’ve also included a section detailing the new finger gestures as well as a list of all the new updates (Sept. 2018).

From start to finish of your project, you will see every step along the way. Excellent instruction is the stepping stones to personal expertise with this program.

Notable competitors:

Adobe Photoshop Adobe Creative Suite Adobe InDesign Pixelmator Adobe Lightroom Aviary Photo Editor Pixlr
Autodesk Paintshop Pro Photoshop Elements, Acorn 4, Gimp Aperture Photoshop Touch Snapseed BeFunky Fotor Fotoflexer, Ppicasa ACDSeee Pro 8 PicMonkey Pic Monkey SumoPaint Ribbet Apple Photo Foto

All logos and depictions of the Serif Affinity Photo UI are copyright of Serif (Europe) Ltd. This study guide is not endorsed or supported by Affinity.

Continuous Delivery and Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) Handbook: Non-Programmerâ??s Guide

by Stephen Fleming

The Continuous Delivery and SRE movements are here to stay and grow, its time you to ride the wave!

This book goes in detail about DevOps Culture, Microservices Architecture, How to automate deployment using Kubernetes and How Google’s SRE and DevOps philosophies overlap. Overall it is a complete package for any application development stakeholder.

This book can be used by a beginner, Technology Consultant, Business Consultant and Project Manager and any member of the project team trying to figure out SRE & CD. The structure of the book is such that it answers the most asked questions about DevOps, Microservices, Kubernetes and SRE. It also covers the best and the latest case studies with benefits. Therefore, it is expected that after going through this book, you can discuss the topic with any stakeholder and take your agenda ahead as per your role.

Here is your chance to dive into the CD & SRE role and know what it takes to be and implement best practices.

The Continuous Delivery and SRE movements are here to stay and grow, its time you to ride the wave!

So, don’t wait and take action!

Introduction to OpenCV 3: Application Development for Ultimate Beginners

by Jerry N. P.

This book guides you on how to use OpenCV 3 (Open Computer Vision) library. The library is compatible with C, C++, Java, and Python. This book helps you learn how to use the library with C++, Java, and Python. You are guided on how to read, write, and store images using the OpenCV library. The process of displaying images in a graphical user interface when using the OpenCV is discussed. With OpenCV, you can convert your images from one color code to another. This book helps you learn how to do the conversions. You are also shown how to use the OpenCV and the camera for face detection. There are a number of geometric transformations which can be done on images when using OpenCV. These are explored in this book, thus, you will know how to do them with various programming languages. You are also taught how to analyze videos with OpenCV.

The following topics are discussed in this book:

– What is OpenCV?
– Storing Images
– Reading Images
– Writing Images
– Using Graphical User Interface
– Converting Images
– OpenCV and the Camera
– Geometric Transformations of Images
– Video Analysis

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