Multimedia

Multimedia : Making it Work

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Comprehensive coverage--competition doesn't provide nearly the same depth or detail of multimedia product descriptions as Osborne's title does. Expert author experience--Tay Vaughan's work as a multimedia producer with his company, Timestream, Inc. lends incredible insight to real-world projects. He blends technical material with anecdotal accounts of in-the-trench experiences--making the learning of difficult topics friendly. Added value of CD-ROM--The CD includes trial versions of Macromedia's products--arguably the most popular multimedia creation software. Technical review--feedback from the multimedia chair at Wellesley College helped shape the scope of this book to best serve the interested academic market.
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  • Mixed media product | 608 pages
  • 187.96 x 228.6 x 40.64mm | 1,111.3g
  • Osborne/McGraw-Hill
  • New York, United States
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • Illustrations (some col.), port.
  • 0078822254
  • 9780078822254

Table of contents

Part 1 Introduction: what is multiumedia?; introduction to making multimedia; multimedia skills and training. Part 2 Multimedia hardware: Macintosh and Windows production platforms; hardware peripherals. Part 3 Multimedia software: basic tools; making instant multimedia; multimedia authoring tools. Part 4 Multimedia building blocks: text; sound; images; animation; video. Part 5 Assembling and delivering a project: planning and costing; designing and producing; content and talent; delivering; CD-ROMs and software packaging. Part 6 Making multimedia for the Internet: how the Internet works; Internet tools; multimedia tools for the World Wide Web; designing for the World Wide Web; case histories.
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