More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Starting at $1.87
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 10/22/2008.
What is included with this book?
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Digital multimedia is a new form of literacy and a powerful tool of creative expression available to nearly everyone. Introduction to Digital Multimedia presents the concepts needed to fully understand multimedia as well as create it. Throughout the text, The authors encourage readers to think critically about the nature of the tools and media they use in order to be more effective, efficient, and creative in their own project development. the text also provides a clear introduction to all the basic concepts and tools of digital multimedia, including the fundamentals of digital data and computer hardware and software, making it appropriate for a first course in computing as well as courses in specific multimedia topics. A multimedia timeline as well as a historical overview of the evolution of multimedia thought and technologies provide background on early visions and possible future innovations. Introduction to Digital Multimedia is the ideal text for those interested in delving into the vast world of multimedia computing.
Table of Contents
|The Multimedia Revolution||p. 1|
|Digital Data||p. 19|
|Computer Hardware||p. 39|
|Computer Software||p. 79|
|Multimedia Development||p. 229|
|Professional Issues in Multimedia Development||p. 245|
|CD Data Format and Disc Standards||p. 271|
|The Scanning Process||p. 275|
|Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Practice||p. 279|
|Digital Multimedia Timeline||p. 287|
|Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.|