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Author Jones, Michael.

Title Viewfinder : an introduction to movies and visual media in the digital age / by Michael Jones
Published St. Kilda, Vic. : Australian Teachers of Media Inc., 2005


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Description 184 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
4 3/4 in
Contents The view from the couch: watching/reading media and cinema -- The view behind the lens: lounge room movie-making in the digital era -- From the digital darkroom: flexible reality in post-production -- The view over the keyboard: birthing movies from words on a page -- The view through the crystal ball: the digital future - where do we go from here?
Summary Cinema, in all its forms, is a techno-cultural concept. This book seeks to explore the language of media through the technology that drives it. It contains extensive reference glossary of media terms
Notes Accompanying CD-ROM contains: Acid Pro 5.0, Acid Music Studio, CD Architect 5.0, DVD Architect 2.0, Noise Reduction 2.0, Sound Forge 7.0, Vegas 5.0, Vegas Movie Studio
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 175-176
Notes System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: Windows 2000 or XP (CD Architect can use 98SE, Me, Sonic Foundry Noise Reduction DirectX plug-in needs Windows 9x or NT 4.0 or later), CD-R/RW drive, DVD-r/-rw/+r/+rw drive, 800 MHz processor, 256 MB RAM, IEEE-1394 capture card (for Vegas), OHCI-compatible i.LINK connector/IEEE-1394DV care (for Vegas Movie Studio)
Subject Video recordings -- Production and direction.
Video authorship.
Digital cinematography.
Author Australian Teachers of Media.
LC no. 00002705
ISBN 1876467150