Computer Graphics for Television:
A Reference Manual
This is an instructional text on the design of computer graphics for the television medium. It examines the purpose of television graphics, history, the television medium of graphic design, visual perception and cues, typography, design principles, use of digitally captured images, ethical ramifications, and the future of television graphics. It also includes a selection of professional examples. The text examines the mind of the designer and the design problem-solving process. Many of the principles discussed in this work are applicable to other disciplines including web, multimedia, and other small screen media. Up-to-date and in-depth, this text is a valuable research instrument in the study of computer graphic design, broadcasting, and radio/television technology. This book contains 20 Black and White prints and 12 Color prints.
"The book is comprehensive in scope, written in an easy to understand manner, and strikes an excellent balance between theory and practice ... More than anything, the best possible outcome for a book like this is that it will inspire the readers to find their own unique creative style in this very exciting field of television graphic design. The essential framework has been provided in a most thoughtful manner. The rest is up to the designer.” - Jim Ver Hague, Professor Emeritus, Computer Graphics Design, Rochester Institute of Technology
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List of Illustrations
ISBN10: 0-7734-5470-5 ISBN13: 978-0-7734-5470-5