Comment: The Dictionary gives concise but thorough explanations of essential concepts and terms in video and television and is the most complete dictionary covering this fast-paces field. It contains virtually all the terminology commonly used in modern global video and television technology. -Electronic Engineering Times.
Readership: Electronics engineers and designers in the video, television and telecommunications industries - including broadcast and web hardware engineers. Students in all of the above fields.
Description: Intended for technology professionals involved in the design, engineering, installation, operation, and maintenance of video and television hardware, software, production, and post-production, this book gives concise but thorough explanations of essential concepts and terms in video and television. It provides comprehensive and up-to-date information, including coverage of test and measurement procedures. This up-to-date reference is the most complete dictionary covering this fast-paced field. It contains virtually all the terminology commonly used in modern global video and television technology, with thorough definitions aimed at the engineering level. It covers all international video standards, digital and analog video signals, data compression, video conferencing, encoding/decoding--indeed, every term associated with video/television technology. Compiled by two internationally recognized video/television experts, this dictionary promises to become a standard reference.