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How Video Works
How Video Works: From Broadcast to the Cloud 3rd Ed.
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How Video Works raises the curtain on how video is created, scanned, transmitted, stored, compressed, encoded, delivered and streamed to its multitude of destinations.
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Television Operations: A Handbook of Technical Operations for TV Broadcast, On Air, Cable, Mobile and Internet
Television Operations: A Handbook of Technical Operations for TV Broadcast, On Air, Cable, Mobile and Internet
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This book covers the basics of TV master control operation so an operator is familiar with the concepts, practices and the regulations inherent in the job. This book is specifically designed for those with a minimum to moderate amount of master control exposure. Experienced operators and non-technical managers will also benefit from the text.
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3D Storytelling: How Stereoscopic 3D Works and How to Use it
3D Storytelling: How Stereoscopic 3D Works and How to Use it
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3D Storytelling is the ultimate guide for directors, cinematographers, producers, and designers of stereoscopic 3D movies and videos. With an emphasis on the aesthetic over the technical, this book is an essential foundation for showing you how to use 3D creatively to tell a story. more info
Raindance Producers' Lab Lo-To-No Budget Filmmaking
Raindance Producers' Lab Lo-To-No Budget Filmmaking
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Covering both tried and true filmmaking techniques as well as insight on marketing, selling, and distributing your film, Raindance Producers’ Lab, Second Edition is the ultimate independent filmmaker’s guide to producing movies. more info
Alternative Scriptwriting Beyond the Hollywood Formula, 5th Edition
Alternative Scriptwriting Beyond the Hollywood Formula, 5th Edition
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Unlike other screenwriting books, this unique guide pushes you to challenge yourself and break free of tired, formulaic writing--bending or breaking the rules of storytelling as we know them. more info
The Technology of Video and Audio Streaming 2nd Ed.
The Technology of Video and Audio Streaming 2nd Ed.
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The book first deals with Internet basics and gives a thorough coverage of telecommunications networks and the last mile to the home. more info
Understanding Digital Cinema A Professional Handbook
Understanding Digital Cinema A Professional Handbook
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UNDERSTANDING DIGITAL CINEMA: A PROFESSIONAL HANDBOOK is a comprehensive resource on all aspects of finishing, distributing and displaying film digitally. more info
HDTV and the Transition to Digital Broadcasting Understanding New Television Technologies
HDTV and the Transition to Digital Broadcasting Understanding New Television Technologies

HDTV and the Transition to Digital Broadcasting bridges the gap between non-technical personnel (management and creative) and technical by giving you a working knowledge of digital television technology, a clear understanding of the challenges of HDTV and digital broadcasting, and a scope of the ramifications of HDTV in the consumer space. more info
Understanding Digital Television: An Introduction to DVB Systems with Satellite, Cable, Broadband and Terrestrial TV Distribution
Understanding Digital Television: An Introduction to DVB Systems with Satellite, Cable, Broadband and Terrestrial TV Distribution
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It helps non-technical individuals such as managers, executives, general media professionals, as well as TV and home cinema enthusiasts gain a practical understanding of the equipment, technical aspects of digital television, and various ways of distributing. more info
Understanding Broadcast and Cable Finance: A Primer for Nonfinancial Managers, 2nd Edition
Understanding Broadcast and Cable Finance: A Primer for Nonfinancial Managers, 2nd Edition
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From on-air talent contracts and FCC regulations to syndicated program amortization to music licensing fees, electronic media deal with financial principles and jargon that are unique to American business. more info
Video Over IP IPTV, Internet Video, H.264, P2P, Web TV, and Streaming: A Complete Guide to Understanding the Technology, 2nd Edition
Video Over IP IPTV, Internet Video, H.264, P2P, Web TV, and Streaming: A Complete Guide to Understanding the Technology, 2nd Edition
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Video Over IP gives you everything you need to know to choose from among the many ways of transferring your video over a network. more info
Fix It In Post Solutions for Postproduction Problems
Fix It In Post Solutions for Postproduction Problems
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This book provides an array of concise solutions to the wide variety of problems that are faced by postproduction artists in the post process. more info
Technology and Workflows for Multiple Channel Content Distribution Infrastructure implementation strategies for converged production and Workflows for Multiple Channel Content Distribution
Technology and Workflows for Multiple Channel Content Distribution Infrastructure implementation strategies for converged production and Workflows for Multiple Channel Content Distribution
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This book addresses the emergence of multi-channel broadcasting. Televisions, PCs, handheld and mobile reception devices now all receive content hat was once solely distributed by broadcast TV. more info
Lighting for Digital Video and Television 3rd Edition
Lighting for Digital Video and Television 3rd Edition
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Enhance the visual quality of your motion pictures and digital videos with a solid understanding of lighting fundamentals. more info
The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers A Legal Toolkit for Independent Producers, 2nd Edition
The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers A Legal Toolkit for Independent Producers, 2nd Edition
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Find quick answers to these and hundreds of other questions in this new edition of The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers. more info
Moving Media Storage Technologies
Moving Media Storage Technologies
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Keep your media assets organized, searchable, protected, and immediately accessible with a clear understanding of the technical concepts and best practice workflows for deploying storage systems for media servers. more info
Cinema 4D The Artist's Project Sourcebook, 3rd Edition
Cinema 4D The Artist's Project Sourcebook, 3rd Edition
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Get the essential concepts and techniques without drowning in the technical complexities. more info
Filming the Fantastic A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography, 2nd Edition
Filming the Fantastic A Guide to Visual Effects Cinematography, 2nd Edition
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Don't waste valuable time and budget fixing your footage in post! Shoot the effects you want effectively and creatively the first time. more info
The Shut Up Shoot Freelance
The Shut Up Shoot Freelance
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The Shut Up and Shoot Freelance Video Guide is an easy-read crash course in the ins and outs and hundred little details of creating video works for hire. more info
Beyond Continuity
Beyond Continuity
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A guide to the craft of script supervising, Beyond Continuity features practical instruction through real-world examples demonstrating and explaining the skills needed by a professional script supervisor. more info
Shooting Movies Without Shooting Yourself in the Foot Becoming a Cinematographer
Shooting Movies Without Shooting Yourself in the Foot Becoming a Cinematographer
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Shooting Movies is the book for all those film enthusiasts who can't get on a professional set or can't undertake studies at an expensive film school. more info
Plug-in to After Effects Third Party Plug-in Mastery
Plug-in to After Effects Third Party Plug-in Mastery
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Whether it's keying and compositing, adding particles of swirling smoke to a composition, or importing XML files from Final Cut Pro, third-party plug-ins can greatly enhance your After Effects capabilities. more info
Rotoscoping Techniques and Tools for the Aspiring Artist
Rotoscoping Techniques and Tools for the Aspiring Artist
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Master what it takes to make your rotoscoping and digital painting blend seamlessly into each shot. T more info
3-DIY Stereoscopic Moviemaking on an Indie Budget
3-DIY Stereoscopic Moviemaking on an Indie Budget
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A must-have read for anyone looking to take their independently-produced film or video into the 3rd dimension. more info
The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction 2nd Edition
The Art and Technique of Digital Color Correction 2nd Edition
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The only guide to the art and technique of color correction based on the invaluable knowledge of more than a dozen of the top colorists in the world. more info
The Insider's Guide to Independent Film Distribution, 2nd Edition
The Insider's Guide to Independent Film Distribution, 2nd Edition
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Although this may be good news for aspiring filmmakers, it also means that the oversupply of independent films on the market has caused acquisition prices to dramatically decrease. more info
Indie Film Producing The Craft of Low Budget Filmmaking
Indie Film Producing The Craft of Low Budget Filmmaking
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Raising funds to do your dream project, producing award-winning films with a low budget, putting name actors on your indie film-it's all doable, and this book guides you through the entire process of being a successful producer with bonus tips on how to effortlessly maneuver through the sphere of social media marketing and fundraising tactics. more info
Professional Storyboarding Rules of Thumb
Professional Storyboarding Rules of Thumb
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Storyboarding is a very tough business, and a new storyboarder really needs to have their wits about them and have professional savvy to survive in this competitive field. more info
Digital Cinematography Fundamentals, Tools, Techniques, and Workflows
Digital Cinematography Fundamentals, Tools, Techniques, and Workflows
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With the shift from film to digital, a new view of the future of cinematography has emerged. Today’s successful cinematographer must be equal parts artist, technician, and business-person. more info
Directing for Animation Everything You Didn't Learn in Art School
Directing for Animation Everything You Didn't Learn in Art School
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Believe it or not, there’s a lot more to directing a great animated film than beautiful illustrations and cool characters. more info
   
 
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