Drawn to Television: Prime-Time Animation from The by M. Keith Booker

By M. Keith Booker

Since overdue night cartoons first aired in 1960, prime-time lively sequence have had a profound impact on American tv and American tradition at huge. The characters and motifs from such indicates as The Flintstones and The Simpsons are one of the best-known photos in global pop culture; and tellingly, even sequence that experience now not performed good in leading time—series like The Jetsons , for instance—have yielded equally iconic pictures. the arrival of cable and a number of other new channels dedicated completely to lively programming have introduced previous sequence again to existence in syndication, whereas additionally supplying new markets for extra, usually extra experimental lively sequence. Even at the traditional networks, courses similar to The Flintstones and The Simpsons , let alone kinfolk man and King of the Hill , have constantly proven a smartness and a satirical punch that is going well past the norm in community programming. attracted to tv strains the historical past of prime-time animation from The Flintstones preliminary extension of Saturday mornings to relations man and South Park 's late-night allure within the twenty first century. within the procedure, it sheds a shocking mild on simply how a lot the child inside of us all nonetheless has to say.

attracted to tv describes the content material and magnificence of the entire significant prime-time lively sequence, whereas additionally putting those sequence inside of their political and cultural contexts. It additionally tackles a few very important questions on lively programming, comparable to: how lively sequence vary from traditional sequence; why lively programming has a tendency to be so powerful as a motor vehicle for social and political satire; what makes lively characters so effectively convertible into icons; and what the most likely results of recent applied sciences (such as electronic animation) could be in this style sooner or later.

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The Television Will Be Revolutionized (2nd Edition) by Amanda D. Lotz

By Amanda D. Lotz

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Many proclaimed the “end of television” within the early years of the twenty-first century, as services and contours of the containers that occupied a valuable house in American dwelling rooms for the previous fifty years have been greatly remade. during this revised, moment variation of her definitive e-book, Amanda D. Lotz proves that rumors of the demise of tv have been tremendously exaggerated and explores how new distribution and viewing applied sciences have resurrected the medium. Shifts within the easy practices of creating and allotting tv haven't been hastening its death, yet are redefining what we will do with tv, what we predict from it, how we use it—in brief, revolutionizing it.

Television, as either a know-how and a device for cultural storytelling, continues to be as vital at the present time as ever, however it has replaced in primary methods. the tv might be Revolutionized presents a worldly historical past of the current, studying tv in what Lotz phrases the “post-network” period whereas delivering frameworks for figuring out the continuing switch within the medium. the second one version addresses alterations during the wrought by way of broadband brought tv akin to Netflix, YouTube, and cross-platform projects like television in all places, in addition to how applied sciences reminiscent of drugs and smartphones have replaced how and the place we view. Lotz starts off to deconstruct the way forward for other forms of television—exploring how “prized content,” dwell tv activities and contests, and linear viewing could all be “television,” yet very forms of tv for either audience and producers.

Through interviews with these operating within the undefined, surveys of exchange courses, and attention of an in depth array of renowned indicates, Lotz takes us in the back of the display to discover what's altering, why it really is altering, and why the alterations matter.

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Creating Dynamic Presentations with Streaming Media by Matt Lichtenberg, Jim Travis

By Matt Lichtenberg, Jim Travis

With growing DYNAMIC shows WITH STREAMING MEDIA, you don’t must be a electronic media specialist to supply attractive electronic media. This easy-to-follow guide introduces Microsoft® manufacturer for PowerPoint® 2002—an all-in-one device for turning usual slides, audio, video, and nonetheless photographs into extraordinary on-line shows. From product demos to documentaries, e-learning to govt briefings, you’ll become aware of how one can make your message come alive with wealthy streaming media you produce and post your self! Get specialist creation suggestions, instruments, and how-tos—direct from the Microsoft home windows Media™ staff how one can list top of the range, stay video and audio Reuse your prerecorded material—from sound bites to websites simply edit and manage your pictures and records utilizing the timeline software Synchronize audio and video with slides upload scene transitions and lighting tricks move your presentation—on demand—over any community!

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Digital Video by Karl Bardosh

By Karl Bardosh

Join the electronic revolution.

With the provision and affordability of electronic movie-making apparatus, it’s now more straightforward than ever for aspiring filmmakers to create the good motion picture they’ve constantly desired to make. From info on developing mini-films on a PDA to creating reasonable, full-length electronic videos, The entire Idiot’s Guide® to electronic Video presents all of the details you want to flip your thought into reality.
—A must-read for each movie pupil or novice
—Covers all elements of creation, from casting and directing to mild and sound to electronic editing
—Includes 8-page, 4-color insert
—Up-to-date tips on gear and software
—Clear, easy-to-follow directions and assistance, in addition to all of the useful, creative, and technical “step-by-step” recommendation that in simple terms an skilled writer/director can provide

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Sherlock: Every Canon Reference You May Have Missed in BBC's by Valerie Estelle Frankel

By Valerie Estelle Frankel

BBC’s Sherlock has introduced the vintage adventures into superb life—fans internationally are delighting in each second. yet extra is hidden in the episodes for the worse fans—nonstop tricks to the unique adventures and the vintage movies besides. inside of this e-book are all of the references, with fees from the actors and creators, notes from John and Sherlock’s blogs, and a great deal of colourful symbolism. There are vistable destinations in London and a glance on the consistent byplay, way over uncomplicated friendship, among the 2 heroes. With personality bios and notes on the entire unseen situations, this publication bursts with references for Sherlock’s lovers, those that be aware of the century of lore and people who are but to start it.

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Mobile TV: DVB-H, DMB, 3G Systems and Rich Media by Amitabh Kumar ZHU

By Amitabh Kumar ZHU

Completely devoted to cellular television, this ebook presents an in depth perception to cellular multimedia characterised effective compression recommendations, protocols formalized via 3GPP or 3GPP2, services of broadcast, and cellular networks for providing multimedia content material. community standards resembling spectrum; chipsets, software program and handsets which permit multimedia prone; supply systems and content material defense applied sciences which offer profit insurance are coated intimately. Written with a world point of view, this publication takes an in depth examine the networks deployed around the globe with examples and is wealthy in diagrams offering outstanding visualization of the hot technologies.* an entire creation and assessment of cellular multimedia, cellular television, and multimedia networks all over the world* contains multimedia providers for streaming, reside television, downloads, MMS, VoD within the cellular setting* Describes allowing applied sciences and protocols reminiscent of MPEG-4, H.264, AAC+,3GPP-PSS and 3G-324M* specified chapters on DVB-H, DMB and 3G applied sciences for cellular television* content material protection, conditional entry and DRM for the cellular global* Handset good points for cellular television and multimedia prone"

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