TITLE

Compression tech

AUTHOR(S)
Cugnini, Aldo
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Broadcast Engineering;Feb2008, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the challenges made by the compressed video technology to television broadcasters in the U.S. One of its requirement is an increasing tendency to handle bit streams in compressed form which minimizes the quality-compromising decompressing and recompression stages. This also brought the notion of bit stream splicing, where two compressed bit streams are concatenated during production. Through splicing, broadcasters can better understand how video can be affected by such.
ACCESSION #
31612179

 

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