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Unformatted text preview: can better illustrate the concept than video. 10. Virtual reality is a relatively new computer technology using which the user can put a pair of goggles and glove and tour a three-dimensional world that exists only in the computer, but appears realistic to the user. 11. Scanners, digital cameras, video capture board interfaced to a video camera or VCR, computer monitors with image display capability, and graphics accelerator board are some of the commonly used hardware devices for processing animation media. 12. Some of the desirable features of a multimedia computer system with animation facility are animation creation software, screen capture software, animation clips, animation file importing, software support for high resolution, recording and playback capabilities, and transition effects. ......_ 13. Computer audio deals with synthesizing, recording, and playback of audio or sound with the aid of a computer. 14. Transducer is a device capable of changing signals from analog form to digital form or vice-versa. 15. MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is an international standard developed for digital music that determines the cabling, hardware, and communications protocol needed to connect a computer with electronic musical instruments and recording equipment. 16. Sound board, microphone, speaker, MIDI devices, sound synthesizer, sound editor and audio mixer are some of the commonly used hardware devices for processing audio media. 17. Some of the desirable features of a multimedia computer system with audio facility are audio clips, audio file importing, software support for high quality sound, recording and playback capabilities, text-to-speech conversion software, speech-to-text conversion software, and voice recognition software. 18. Computer video deals with the recording and display of a sequence of images at a reasonable speed to create an impression of movement. Each individual image of such a sequence is called a. frame. 19. The three main TV broadcasting standar...
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