Graphical Treasures on the Internet
What are the graphical resources on the net? Beginning with a short history of graphics on the net, this work details how other designers use the net for accessing graphics, software and images. It explains bandwidth; online sources for graphics information; and sources for software, graphic art, animation, video, multimedia and virtual reality simulations. The book offers detailed descriptions of newsgroups, e-mail, FAQs, document repositories, online journals, and Web pages dedicated to graphics resources. It also includes case studies and examples of how designers use these net resources in their work.
- Paperback | 444 pages
- 182.88 x 231.14 x 33.02mm | 1,111.3g
- 01 Jun 1996
- ELSEVIER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
- Ap Professional
- Oxford, United Kingdom
Table of contents
A Short History of the Internet. WWW and Online Graphics. Graphics on the Net. Graphics on the Web. The Other Online World: Online Services and Bbses. Bandwidth, Bandwidth, Bandwidth. Modems and Analog Communications. Digital Communications. Online Resources for Graphics. Using Usenet, Faqs, And E-Mail as Graphics Resources. FTP, Online Journals, Gopher. World Wide Web, Multimedia, Video, Animation, Virtual Reality. Where to Find It. Graphics Formats and Downloading. Ownership. Copyright and Patents for Graphics and Software. Software Resources. Image Resources. Games.