Video Coding for Wireless Communication Systems (Signal by King N. Ngan, Chi W. Yap, Keng T. Tan

By King N. Ngan, Chi W. Yap, Keng T. Tan

"Explains the transmission of photograph and video details over instant channels. Describes MPEG-4, the newest video coding general. Discusses errors resilient mixed resource channel snapshot and video coders, and a number of entry unfold spectrum and destiny iteration instant video communique systems."

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Digitales Video in interaktiven Medien: Einführung und by Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Roland Riempp, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Arno

By Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Roland Riempp, Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Arno Schlotterbeck (auth.)

Digitales Video und seine Einbindung in die Multimedia-Technik ist der Gegenstand dieses praxisbezogenen Werks. Es führt in die demanding- und Softwaretechnik ein und behandelt auch gestalterische und didaktische Aspekte. Die vorgestellten Rezepte können direkt in die praktische Arbeit des Anwenders von Multimedia-Systemen umgesetzt werden. Nach der Erläuterung der Grundlagen gehen die Autoren auf die digitale Signalverarbeitung ein. Der Datenkompression ist das weitaus umfangreichste Kapitel gewidmet. Weiter werden Speichermedien, Hardwaretechnik, Multimedia-Systeme und -Netzwerke beschrieben. Kapitel über Sinn und Stil von Multimedia-Anwendungen sowie eine Fallstudie runden den Textteil ab. Ein umfangreiches Glossar und das detaillierte Sachverzeichnis steigern den Wert des Buches als Nachschlagewerk.

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Impossibly Funky: A Cashiers Du Cinemart Collection by Mike White

By Mike White

Harangue for Hollywood! From the blighted city squalor of Detroit--Paris of the Midwest--came enfant poor Mike White and his mutant ebook, Cashiers du Cinemart. For fourteen years and fifteen matters the writers of Cashiers du Cinemart supplied a treasure trove of writing on movie and pop culture. This publication collects the easiest articles from the fifteen 12 months heritage of Cashiers du Cinemart journal with sections devoted to Quentin Tarantino, famous person Wars, Black Shampoo, Unproduced screenplays, superstar interviews, and masses extra. every little thing has been refreshed, polished, and more desirable for this quantity of motion picture mayhem.

Featuring articles by means of Leon Chase, Chris Cummins, Skizz Cyzyk, Andrew furnish, Clifton Howard, wealthy Osmond, Mike Thompson, Andrea White, and Mike White.
disguise paintings through Jim Rugg and Jasen Lex. Illustrations by way of Dean Stahl, Pat Lehrner, and Jonathan Higgins.
replica enhancing and format by way of Lori Hubbard Higgins.

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Spanish Horror Film by Antonio Lázaro-Reboll

By Antonio Lázaro-Reboll

Spanish Horror Film is the 1st in-depth exploration of the style in Spain from the 'horror increase' of the overdue Nineteen Sixties and early Seventies to the newest construction within the present renaissance of Spanish style cinema, via a research of its construction, circulate, legislation and intake. The exam of this wealthy cinematic culture is firmly positioned with regards to broader historic and cultural shifts in contemporary Spanish background and as an immense a part of the ecu horror movie culture and the worldwide tradition of psychotronia.

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The Rough Guide to Horror Movies by Alan Jones

By Alan Jones

The tough advisor to Horror videos is a complete consultant to the world''s such a lot terrifying movies. The advisor comprises all of the icons, from Boris Karloff to Wes Craven and Frankenstein to Freddie Kruger, together with classics from Argentina, Pakistan, South Africa and the new chillers from East Asia. The canon of 50 crucial horror video clips good points the cupboard of Dr Caligari and Switchblade Romance, through Psycho and The Exorcist. every little thing you must understand is roofed from gala's, diversifications, magazines and item. The advisor tells the tales in the back of the flicks that experience scared us during the 20th century.

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Visualizing the Palestinian Struggle: Towards a Critical by Terri Ginsberg

By Terri Ginsberg

This booklet bargains a much-needed specialize in Palestine solidarityfilms, providing a serious theoretical framework whose highbrow thrust is rooted within the demanding situations dealing with students censored for trying to rectify and opposite the silencing of an issue approximately which a lot of the area may stay uninformed with no cinematic and televisual mediation. Its cutting edge specialize in Palestine solidarity films spans a specific array of works which started to emerge in the course of the Nineteen Seventies, made by means of administrators situated outdoors Palestine/Israel who professed help for Palestinian liberation. Visualizing the Palestinian fight analyzes Palestine cohesion movies hailing from international locations corresponding to Canada, the uk, Egypt, Iran, Palestine/Israel, Mexico, and the U.S.. Visualizing the Palestinian Struggle is an attempt to insist, constructively, upon a rectification and reversal of the obvious and disproportionate minimization and distortion of discourse severe of Zionism and Israeli coverage within the cinematic and televisual public sphere.

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Image and Video Technology: 7th Pacific-Rim Symposium, PSIVT by Thomas Bräunl, Brendan McCane, Mariano Rivera, Xinguo Yu

By Thomas Bräunl, Brendan McCane, Mariano Rivera, Xinguo Yu

This e-book constitutes the completely refereed post-conference court cases of the seventh Pacific Rim Symposium on photograph and Video expertise, PSIVT 2015, held in Auckland, New Zealand, in November 2015.

The overall of sixty one revised papers was once conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 133 submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on colour and movement, image/video coding and transmission, computational images and humanities, laptop imaginative and prescient and purposes, photograph segmentation and category, video surveillance, biomedical snapshot processing and research, item and trend acceptance, machine imaginative and prescient and development reputation, image/video processing and research, and development recognition.

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Straight Girls and Queer Guys: The Hetero Media Gaze in Film by Christopher Pullen

By Christopher Pullen

Examines the emergence of homosexual female and male heterosexual alliances inside of modern media

Exploring the archetypal illustration of the directly woman with the queer man in movie and tv tradition from 1948 to the current day, immediately women and Queer men considers the method of the ‘hetero media gaze’ and how it contextualizes sexual variety and gender identification. supplying either an ancient beginning and a rigorous conceptual framework, Christopher Pullen attracts on a number case reports, together with the movies of Doris Day and Rock Hudson, the performances of Kenneth Williams, televisions exhibits similar to Glee, intercourse and town and may and beauty, the paintings of Derek Jarman, and the function of the homosexual ally in Hollywood movie. Critiquing the illustration of the directly woman and the queer man for its relation to either energy and otherness, this can be a provocative learn that frames a theoretical version which might be utilized throughout varied media forms.

Key features:

Reveals the impression of neoliberalism inside minority representations in modern media
Offers an inter-cultural and interdisciplinary method, in revealing new linkages among social supplier and media consumption
Defines new ancient methods in exploring the background of queer illustration in the media

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