Monthly Archives: February 2011

Information Structure

Off screen Space: portals—usually windows or open doors—between on-screen space and off-screen space are an important motif in Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s films: from Retribution               from Tokyo Sonata: . . . where somehow abstract things … Continue reading

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lossy & lossless

Lossy file compression results in lost data and quality from the original version. Lossy compression is typically associated with image files, such as JPEGs, but can also be used for audio files, like MP3s or AAC files. The “lossyness” of … Continue reading

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Bitmap & Vector Drawings

Computer displays are made up from grids of small rectangular cells called pixels. The picture is built up from these cells. The smaller and closer the cells are together, the better the quality of the image, but the bigger the … Continue reading

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