Using Video in Teacher Education (Advances in Research on by Jere Brophy

By Jere Brophy

This e-book beneficial properties contribution from those that have constructed and used video in instructor schooling. the point of interest is on video instead of different expertise (e-mail, etc.) and its use in instructor schooling. The video should be kept on videotapes, CD-Rom, DVD, or desktop drives, and it may be utilized in both preservice or inservice instructor education/professional improvement programs.Contributors clarify the character of the video they use of their instructor teaching programs or classes and discuss how they use it, focusing particularly on ideas for: (1) making the video clips (decisions approximately how and what to seize on video, the measure to which the educating may be scripted, no matter if it may be proven uninterrupted or segmented and edited, and so on), and (2) rules for utilizing the video within the instructor schooling software (why and the way it's used at what issues within the application, how viewings are dependent and scaffolded by way of the trainer educator, and so on).

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Switched On?: Video Resources in Modern Language Settings by Steven Fawkes

By Steven Fawkes

This guide for language academics makes a speciality of: functional concerns to do with utilizing video apparatus and assets with language newcomers; utilizing programme assets to stimulate ability improvement; discovering and adapting helpful assets; methodological implications for powerful use; administration and making plans matters; constructing concepts for extra artistic use.

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3D Video Coding for Embedded Devices: Energy Efficient by Bruno Zatt, Muhammad Shafique, Sergio Bampi, Jörg Henkel

By Bruno Zatt, Muhammad Shafique, Sergio Bampi, Jörg Henkel (auth.)

This booklet exhibits readers the way to strengthen energy-efficient algorithms and architectures to allow high-definition 3D video coding on resource-constrained embedded units. clients of the Multiview Video Coding (MVC) regular face the problem of exploiting its 3D video-specific coding instruments for expanding compression potency on the expense of accelerating computational complexity and, accordingly, the strength intake. This ebook permits readers to lessen the multiview video coding strength intake via together contemplating the algorithmic and architectural degrees. assurance contains an creation to 3D movies and an intensive dialogue of the present state of the art of 3D video coding, in addition to energy-efficient algorithms for 3D video coding and energy-efficient structure for 3D video coding.

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Veni, Vidi, Video: The Hollywood Empire and the VCR (Texas by Frederick Wasser

By Frederick Wasser

A humorous factor occurred to be able to the films. rather than heading downtown to a first-run motion picture palace, or perhaps to a suburban multiplex with the newest high-tech projection features, many people's first cease is now the local video shop. certainly, video leases and revenues this present day generate extra source of revenue than both theatrical releases or tv reruns of movies.

This pathfinding e-book chronicles the increase of domestic video as a mass medium and the sweeping alterations it has prompted during the movie because the mid-1970s. Frederick Wasser discusses Hollywood's preliminary hostility to domestic video, which studio heads feared might result in piracy and declining sales, and exhibits how, sarcastically, video revitalized the movie with large infusions of money that financed blockbuster video clips and big advertising and marketing campaigns to advertise them. He additionally tracks the fallout from the video revolution in every thing from adjustments in movie construction values to deal with the small display to the increase of media conglomerates and the lack of the range as soon as supplied through smaller studios and self sustaining distributors.

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Cannibal Holocaust and the Savage Cinema of Ruggero Deodato by Julian Grainger, Visit Amazon's Harvey Fenton Page, search

By Julian Grainger, Visit Amazon's Harvey Fenton Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Harvey Fenton, , Gian Luca Castoldi

REVISED AND up-to-date COLLECTOR'S version Cannibal Holocaust is commonly acclaimed as being one of many maximum horror videos of all time; certainly this highly influential movie is so devastatingly powerful that it's always wrongly accused of being a 'Snuff' motion picture. This ebook is the totally accepted advisor to the superb motion pictures of Ruggero Deodato, whose infamous masterpiece CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST is analysed extensive besides all his different videos, which come with condo at the fringe of THE PARK, WAVES OF LUST, lower AND RUN, final CANNIBAL international, BODYCOUNT, PHANTOM OF dying, THE BARBARIANS, DIAL: aid, THE ATLANTIS INTERCEPTORS and dwell LIKE A COP, DIE LIKE a guy. With career-spanning interviews, a close filmography, studies of all his videos and a beautiful choice of stills, ad-mats, infrequent posters and backstage photos chosen from Ruggero Deodato's own assortment, this publication is the definitive reference paintings on one in all Italy's such a lot comprehensive horror movie administrators. absolutely revised and up-to-date, with an additional sixteen pages of recent textual content and illustrations, and issued in hardback for the 1st time.

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Anatomy of an Adult Film by R. Richard

By R. Richard

Anatomy of an grownup movie is a extraordinary, unique ebook, a correct description of an unlimited undefined, as published by means of inside of specialists. Anatomy of an grownup movie is particularly wonderful examining. "If somebody is familiar with the pornography company, sundown Thomas does. She writes approximately our global of flesh and cash with the perception and information of a real insider. like every nice confessionals, Anatomy of an grownup movie tells it love it is and retains it horny as hell." --Larry Flynt "Having identified sundown for nearly 20 years (more than so much people), i will communicate with authority while I attest to the truth that not anyone is familiar with the company greater. Having visible it from such a lot of perspectives...actress, agreement participant, centerfold, hide woman, strip membership proprietor, brothel employee, columnist, and so forth. and so on. (Get the picture?)...her insights are pleasing and priceless. moreover, years after Heidi Fleiss was once into bankruptcy, sundown grew to become the largest grownup megastar to go into the realm of escorting. Many others then took her lead and that claims much. This tale makes for a good read." --Ron Jeremy "Sunset Thomas has long gone the place few ladies have dared to head and has get back with a good story to inform. Her event and perception make this an enjoyable and enjoyable learn, jam-packed with the little information that purely an insider can render to the reader. for those who idea you knew something approximately grownup motion pictures, be ready for an eye-opening education." --Nina Hartley

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TIME (26 October 2015)

TIME magazine’s signature voice and relied on content material make it some of the most well-known information manufacturers on the planet. delivering incisive reporting, energetic writing and world-renowned images, TIME has been credited with bringing journalism at its most sensible into the material of yank existence. each factor grants a deeper figuring out of the realm we are living in.

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High-Quality Visual Experience: Creation, Processing and by Anush K. Moorthy, Alan C. Bovik (auth.), Marta Mrak, Mislav

By Anush K. Moorthy, Alan C. Bovik (auth.), Marta Mrak, Mislav Grgic, Murat Kunt (eds.)

Last few years have obvious fast popularity of high-definition tv (HDTV) expertise all over the world. This expertise has been highly winning in providing extra life like tv adventure at domestic and actual imaging for pro functions. Adoption of excessive definition maintains to develop as shoppers call for superior gains and larger caliber of content material. Following this pattern, traditional evolution of visualisation applied sciences should be towards absolutely sensible visible event and hugely distinct imaging. although, utilizing the content material of even better solution and caliber isn't really hassle-free as such video clips require considerably greater entry bandwidth and extra processing energy. hence, equipment for radical relief of video bandwidth are the most important for realisation of excessive visible caliber. in addition, it's fascinating to appear into alternative routes of getting access to visible content material, technique to which lies in cutting edge schemes for content material supply and intake. This ebook offers chosen chapters protecting applied sciences that might allow larger flexibility in video content material illustration and make allowance clients to entry content material from any machine and to engage with it.

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