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    • A Practical Guide to Video and Audio Compression - By - Cliff Wootton

      A Practical Guide to Video and Audio Compression - By - Cliff Wootton

      Cliff Wootton was the technical systems architect in the BBC News Interactive TV group. This team pioneered the "News Loops" service, which was nominated for a BAFTA Technology award and has won a Royal Television Society Award for Technical Innovation.
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      "Cliff Wootton's book is great in giving the uninitiated reader an overall review of the key issues relating to audio and video formats, encoding, distributing, storing and rendering...For a non-professional reader the book is very useful.



         

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      • Movie Forms Pro CD-ROM

        Movie Forms Pro CD-ROM

        • The standard forms & signs of the industry
        • Supports pre-production, production & post-production
        • Mac & PC compatible
        • Easy to customize with your logo, etc.
        • Works with any printer

         

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      • Hands-On Guide to Streaming Media

        Hands-On Guide to Streaming Media

        An Introduction to Delivering On-Demand Media Second Edition

        Joe Follansbee
        Freelance Writer, Seattle, Washington

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        From 1st Edition:
        "Joe Follansbee has written a fun, easy-to-understand book that teaches people about streaming media quickly. If you want to get up and running in a matter of minutes, 'Get Streaming' is a great place to start." Steve Mack

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        • Basics Of Video Lighting Handbook

          Basics Of Video Lighting Handbook

          Covers everything from the different types of lights and their control, to basic studio and location settings.

          Coverage of studio and location work
          Use of location and grip gear
          Explanations of technical terms
          Health and safety
          Advice on equipment

           

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        • Producing Great Sound for Film and Video 4th Edition by Jay Rose

          Producing Great Sound for Film and Video 4th Edition by Jay Rose

          In Producing Great Sound for Film and Video, Fourth Edition audio guru Jay Rose revises his popular text for a new generation of filmmakers. You'll learn practical, time-saving ways to get better recordings, solve problems with existing audio, create compelling tracks, and boost your filmmaking to the next level!

          Here you'll find real-world advice and practical guidelines for every aspect of your soundtrack: planning and budgeting, field and studio recording, editing, sound effects and music, aud


             

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          • How to Diagnose and Fix Everything Electronic

            How to Diagnose and Fix Everything Electronic

            Master the Art of Electronics Repair

            In this hands-on guide, a lifelong electronics repair guru shares his tested techniques and invaluable insights. How to Diagnose and Fix Everything Electronic shows you how to repair and extend the life of all kinds of solid-state devices, from modern digital gadgetry to cherished analog products of yesteryear.

            You'll start by selecting the tools and test equipment you'll need and setting up your workbench. Then, you'll get familiar with components and how th












             

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          • Audio Postproduction for Digital Video by Jay Rose

            Audio Postproduction for Digital Video by Jay Rose

            Jay Rose is a nationally respected sound designer and consultant whose Clio- and Emmy-winning career has included program opens for NBC and sound design for MGM. Rose is a columnist for DV Magazine, and a popular lecturer at MacWorld, DV Expo, and other industry gatherings. His website, dplay.com, averages 9,000 hits each week.

            Audio Postproduction for Digital Video helps you make your soundtracks as good as your pictures with this compendium of professional audio techniques that can be adapted t


             

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          • The Technology of Video and Audio Streaming

            The Technology of Video and Audio Streaming

            For broadcasters, web developers, and project managers implementing streaming media systems. Shows how to deploy the technology on your site, from video and audio capture through to the consumer's media player. Updated November 2006.

            Video and audio formats
            Compression standards
            Encoding audio and video
            Digital rights management systems Paperback
            Pages: 360

            Contents: Basics: Introduction; IP Networks and Telecommunications; The World Wide Web; Video Formats; Video Compression; Audio Compression; Stre

             

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          • Broadcast Technology Update Handbook

            Broadcast Technology Update Handbook

            Broadcast Technology Update provides broadcast students and professionals with a detailed overview of the latest developments in all areas of broadcast production technology. Each chapter opens with an introduction and technical description, followed by sections providing the history, recent developments, current status, and factors to watch regarding the technology.

            Each chapter in this edited text will be written by an expert in the subject area, using a standard organizational structure for co

             

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          • Electronic News Gathering Book

            Electronic News Gathering Book

            Electronic news gathering (ENG) is a fundamental part of every broadcast news operation, referring to shooting news and related items in the field, for virtually immediate use in a news broadcast. This book offers a concise, practical and process-oriented overview of ENG operations.

             

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          • Audio Post-production in Video and Film Second Edition by Tim Amyes

            Audio Post-production in Video and Film Second Edition by Tim Amyes

            Audio Post-production in Video and Film, Second Edition by Tim Amyes. Paperback, 224 Pages, Published 1999. ISBN-10: 0-240-51542-0, ISBN-13: 978-0-240-51542-7

             

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          • The Viral Video Manifesto

            The Viral Video Manifesto

            Creating the next YouTube blockbuster is easier than you think!

            Includes more than 100 QR Codes linking to successful viral videos!

            "These guys are the viral experts, and they show you the way in clear, concise language. This is the first recipe for virality that I buy." -- KENT NICHOLS, cocreator of viral phenomenon AskANinja.com

            One Saturday morning in 2006, Stephen Voltz and Fritz Grobe dropped 500 Mentos mints into 100 bottles of Coke in front of a video camera. Their video went viral in a mat




             

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          • How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch - By Mike Shea

            How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch - By Mike Shea

            Build a cutting-edge sound studio--at a price that's music to your ears

            How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch, Fourth Edition gives you detailed plans (including 12 studio designs with 23 constructed, tested, and acoustically tuned rooms from renowned acoustician, F. Alton Everest), and other resources for making your own professional-grade recording studio.

            Start from scratch with techniques, practical advice, and scientific know-how that guide you on how to construct everyth
































               

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            • How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch 4/E

              How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch 4/E

              Build a cutting-edge sound studio--at a price that's music to your ears

              How to Build a Small Budget Recording Studio from Scratch, Fourth Edition gives you detailed plans (including 12 studio designs with 23 constructed, tested, and acoustically tuned rooms from renowned acoustician, F. Alton Everest), and other resources for making your own professional-grade recording studio.

              Start from scratch with techniques, practical advice, and scientific know-how that guide you on how to construct everyth







































               

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            • Digital Filmmaking for Beginners A Practical Guide to Video Production

              Digital Filmmaking for Beginners A Practical Guide to Video Production

              Discover how to create professional-quality digital videos--faster than you can say "lights, camera, action"

              Digital video cameras are everywhere--even on our phones! But cameras don't make great movies; filmmakers do. Written by a seasoned pro with 40 years of teaching experience, Digital Filmmaking for Beginners is your fully illustrated introduction to all technical aspects of digital filmmaking.

              Featuring clear, concise instruction--accompanied by online video demonstrations--this comprehensi

















               

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            • JumpStart Guides for Canon EOS 5D MKII DSLR Camera

              JumpStart Guides for Canon EOS 5D MKII DSLR Camera

              • Camera features and functions
              • White balance
              • ISO settings
              • Quality settings
              • Using a histogram
              • Principles of photography
              • Depth of field
              • Aperture and shutter priority
              • Program modes
              • How to get sharp images
              • Storing and carrying cameras
              • Choosing and using a tripod
              • What lens to buy next
              • Using filters
              • Digital media options
              • Getting photographs into a computer
              • Improving photos
              • Printing options
              • Storing photos on the web
              • And much, much more

               

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              Item #: JSG-EOS5DMKII

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            • The Videomaker Guide to Video Production by Videomaker Magazine

              The Videomaker Guide to Video Production by Videomaker Magazine

              Videomaker Inc. (established in 1985) is a growing magazine with 60,000 print subscribers and the Videomaker site has 1,000,000 page views and 200,000 unique visitors every month.

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              From the editors of Videomaker Magazine comes this new edition that you have been waiting for. The Videomaker Guide Digital Video, fourth edition, provides information on all of the latest cutting edge tools and techniques necessary to help you shoot and edit video like the pro's. Learn about equipment, ligh


               

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              Item #: FPBK-809688

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            • Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius By- Roibert E Iannini

              Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius By- Roibert E Iannini

              By: Iannini, Robert E.
              ISBN: 0071426094
              Format: BC 250 pages
              Pub Date: 2004-03-08
              Copyright: 2004
              Edition:1
              Product Line:McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics

              The do-it-yourself hobbyist market, particularly in the area of electronics, is hotter than ever. This books gives the "evil genius" loads of projects to delve into, from an ultrasonic microphone, to a body heat detector, and all the way to a Star Wars Light Saber. This book makes creating these devices fun, inexpensive, and eas

               

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            • Studio Television Production and Directing - Andrew Utterback

              Studio Television Production and Directing - Andrew Utterback

              Andrew H. Utterback, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at Eastern Connecticut State University. A former Senior Production Technician, he writes from professional studio-based television experience on over 300 major production assignments. Since 1996, Dr. Utterback has trained hundreds of students in Studio Television Production at the University of Utah, Northern Arizona University, Marist College, and Eastern Connecticut State University.

              A short, quick, easy-re

               

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              Item #: FPBK-08734

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            • Video Editing 4th Edition Handbook

              Video Editing 4th Edition Handbook

              Video Editing is a comprehensive, practical guide to editing techniques and practices that covers both technical and creative aspects of video postproduction. Aimed at helping the reader to become knowledgeable about and comfortable with these concepts and techniques, its direct approach and user-friendly style make it accessible to readers at all levels, from students to practiced editors.

              This thoroughly updated edition also covers the new DTV formats, newer random access editing systems, and o

               

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            • Single Camera Video Production Handbook- 4TH Edition

              Single Camera Video Production Handbook- 4TH Edition

              Single-Camera Video Production, Third Edition is a comprehensive yet succinct guide to planning, shooting, and editing most field and in-studio productions. Written as part of the Focal Press Media Manual series, each page of this helpful guide covers a specific issue in video production. Single-Camera Video Production, Third Edition clearly explains the technology and the equipment of video production and details, step-by-step, the professional-level techniques that can be applied to any type o

               

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            • Basic TV Technology

              Basic TV Technology

              Robert Hartwig - Basic TV Technology, Third Edition, teaches students & beginning professionals the technical fundamentals underlying all television & video systems & demonstrates how various pieces of equipment work, what their functions are & how they are integrated to form a complex video system. Includes the PAL system, nonlinear editing, open architecture vs. dedicated equipment & an update on HDTV & the FCC's plans.

              Covers the basics of analog & digital TV technology. This book features the





               

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            • How to DVJ - A Digital DJ Masterclass by Charles Kriel

              How to DVJ - A Digital DJ Masterclass by Charles Kriel

              How to DVJ is THE manual for the new generation of DJ's incorporating all the modern advances in digital technology- vinyl decks are replace by digital decks, and sound is combined with visual imagery. Covering all the basics of scratch, blending and mixing as well as explaining image manipulation such as wipes, layering and fades the book is set to unleash creativity and take DJ's from the bedroom to Ibiza.

              The accompanying DVD includes tutorial material from the `pioneer' of DVJing as well as e

               

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              Item #: FPBK-0742

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            • Lo-to-No Budget Filmmaking Handbook

              Lo-to-No Budget Filmmaking Handbook

              From developing CV's, show reels and business plans to information on pitching, raising finance, creating publicity and much much more. Use it as a point of departure or as an everyday reference .

              Accompanying CD-ROM contains sample budgets, publicity plans, trailers & interviews.
              Paperback, Pages: 416

               

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            • Basic TV Technology Handbook

              Basic TV Technology Handbook

              Teaches students and beginning pros the technical fundamentals underlying all television and video systems, demonstrating how various pieces of equipment work, their functions & how they are integrated to form a complex video system.

              PAL system, nonlinear editing, etc.
              Paperback
              Pages: 192

               

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              How-To Books & Videos

              Markertek offers a large selection of How-To Books & Videos so as to enhance your Video or recording production learning experience and help with the learning curve. How-To Books & Videos will help to bolster your DIY sensibility and can offer understanding to some of the most complex aspects of Video or Recording Production. Whether that means directions on how to set up your new editing software, light an interview, handle your new camcorder, or what are the best mics to use, you can refer to our .++ are helping our customers turn "I can't" into "I can."

               

               
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