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Constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval, CIVR 2005, held in Singapore, in July 2005. The papers in this book are organized in topical sections
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THE KEY TO SUCCESSFUL PRINT PRODUCTION is an understanding of the entire workflow, from scanning and file creation through prepress and print production. Fully updated by author and publishing consultant Brian Lawler,
Progress in computer animation has gained such a speed that, before long, computer-generated human faces and figures on screen will be indistinguishable from those of real humans. The potential both for scripted
Constitutes the proceedings of the First International Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment, 2005 held in Madonna di Campiglio, Italy. The papers included in this title cover topics such as intelligent
A cross-platform guide to the page layout program explains how to navigate the interface, create documents, and work with text, color, graphics, and preflighting.
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These 37 revised papers cover: service and applications; multimedial terminals; content creation; physical broadcast infrastructure; multimedia over the Internet; metadata; 3D imaging; multicast protocols; security and protection; and mobility.
Precomputation-Based Rendering presents a unified mathematical view of precomputation-based rendering, while discussing its motivation, history and current and future research directions. It goes back to some of the early origins of precomputation-based
Provides information and discusses a number of new applications in multimedia and hypertext, particularly as they relate to the Internet. This edition has been revised to reflect the major changes in the
This monograph focuses on three problems that arise in three-dimensional computational geometry: the ray shooting problem; the computation of depth orders; and hidden surface removal. The author then discusses techniques and methods