Ask a Forensic Artist: Skulls, Suspects, and the Art of Solving Crime

4,17 durchschnittliche Bewertung
( 12 Bewertungen bei Goodreads )
9781501055638: Ask a Forensic Artist: Skulls, Suspects, and the Art of Solving Crime

Understand the real-world methods that forensic artists use, and what it takes to enter the field.

Are you fascinated by forensics? Do you wonder how the professionals in the field really do their job? Do you want to become a forensic artist too, but don't know how to get started?

Ask a Forensic Artist has the answers, and tells you everything you need to know about one of the most fascinating, rewarding, and misunderstood jobs in law enforcement. Written by a working forensic artist, this book is designed to give you a solid understanding of the modern forensic facial imaging techniques used in law enforcement today, and the tools and guidance to pursue a career of your own.


  • Modern techniques and technology that forensic artists use to sculpt a victim's face from a skull, create composite sketches of suspects, and develop age-progressed images of fugitives and missing persons
  • Discussion of digital graphic technology, and how it has revolutionized the field
  • Contemporary guidelines and research on facial approximation, not available in any other forensic art textbook
  • Interviews with fellow forensic artists recounting successful cases, and the role forensic art played in solving them
  • No-nonsense career advice, and a step-by-step roadmap into the field
  • Detailed information on the skills, education, and specialized training needed to become a forensic artist, with an honest appraisal of the job opportunities available
  • Over 70 photos and illustrations

Die Inhaltsangabe kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

About the Author:

Lisa Bailey is a forensic artist, sculptor, and author based in Virginia. She has instructed forensic art courses and has been a guest lecturer to numerous state and federal law enforcement agencies. Her book “Ask a Forensic Artist” provides a unique insight into one the of the most fascinating jobs in law enforcement, as well as providing career guidance for aspiring forensic artists. She can be reached through her website

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

(Keine Angebote verfügbar)

Buch Finden:

Kaufgesuch aufgeben

Sie kennen Autor und Titel des Buches und finden es trotzdem nicht auf ZVAB? Dann geben Sie einen Suchauftrag auf und wir informieren Sie automatisch, sobald das Buch verfügbar ist!

Kaufgesuch aufgeben