Chapter 10: Video Recording and Playback

 

 

After reading this chapter, you should know . . .

  • The basic components and special attributes of video signals.
  • The advantages of digital signals over analog signals, and the basic methods of encoding digital video.
  • The importance of compression in digital video, and the major methods of compression.
  • The basic design and operation of digital video servers, including the concepts of ingesting and asset management.
  • Other digital-based storage options for video, including optical media and memory cards.
  • The basic layout and operation of typical videotape recorder operational controls.
  • The basic process of creating digital video files for use with computers and portable devices.

Resources

Interactive Blueprint

On Set Exercises

Review Exercises

Student Quiz

Key Terms List

Videos

Websites 

Exhibits