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Video: Digital Communication & Production, 4th Edition

By: Jim Stinson
ISBN: 978-1-63126-295-1
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Visual Technology
Description
Video: Digital Communication & Production addresses the needs of students who want to pursue a career in video production, as well as those who want to produce professional-quality videos for personal use. This textbook integrates projects, theory, application, and tools. New social media and technology, such as smartphones and tablets, are addressed. Staying true to a hands-on approach, the text integrates appropriate projects, tools such as scripts and model releases, visuals showing how-to, and knowledge checks.
  • Plentiful photos and illustrations have been crafted to effectively convey theoretical concepts to visual learners.
  • Updated STEM and Academic Activities found at the end of every chapter help promote college and career readiness.
  • New tips on creating and editing videos using smartphones and tablets.
  • Modular chapter design provides flexibility to match your course sequence and objectives.
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Text 608 978-1-63126-295-1 $106.64
Video: Digital Communication & Production addresses the needs of students who want to pursue a career in video production, as well as those who want to produce professional-quality videos for personal use. This textbook integrates projects, theory, application, and tools. New social media and technology, such as smartphones and tablets, are addressed. Staying true to a hands-on approach, the text integrates appropriate projects, tools such as scripts and model releases, visuals showing how-to, and knowledge checks.
  • Plentiful photos and illustrations have been crafted to effectively convey theoretical concepts to visual learners.
  • Updated STEM and Academic Activities found at the end of every chapter help promote college and career readiness.
  • New tips on creating and editing videos using smartphones and tablets.
  • Modular chapter design provides flexibility to match your course sequence and objectives.
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription       View Site
Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 978-1-63126-298-2 $122.64
The Online Learning Suite offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Online Student Workbook
This is an exact reproduction of the printed workbook with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.

Companion Website
Activities that correspond to textbook content are readily available on this companion website that provides a means of attracting student attention while increasing comprehension and retention of key concepts. Vocabulary games, e-flash cards, and interactive quizzes are examples of the included content.
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription) (min. 15) 978-1-63126-299-9 $159.96
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Learning Suite 6yr. Classroom Subscription. Minimum quantity of 15 must be purchased.
Workbook 264 978-1-63126-296-8 $30.00
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-302-6 $260.00 *
This Instructor’s Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor’s Resources. An introduction and overview of the teaching material. Files are in PDF format.
  • Chapter Guides. Chapter-specific teaching suggestions in PDF format.
  • Answer Keys. Chapter Answer Keys for textbook and workbook in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1300 questions 978-1-63126-303-3 $248.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 23 test banks with a total of 1300 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64-bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Site License over 1020 slides 978-1-63126-304-0 $240.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 23 chapters, comprising over 1020 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Recommended System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®:Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 6yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63126-300-2 $528.00 *
The Online Instructor Resources 6yr. Subscription provides 6 years of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, workbook, chapter guides, answer keys, lesson plans, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.
Companion Website       View Site
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Previous Edition
Video: Digital Communication & Production, 3rd Edition
Table of Contents
1. About Video
2. Getting Started
3. Video Communication
4. Video Space
5. Video Time
6. Video Composition
7. Video Language
8. Video Sound
9. Project Development
10. Program Creation
11. Production Planning
12. Camera Systems
13. Camera Operation
14. Lighting Tools
15. Lighting Design
16. Lighting Applications
17. Recording Audio
18. Directing for Content
19. Directing for Form
20. Editing Operations
21. Editing Principles
22. Digital Post
23. Mastering Digital Software
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
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Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
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Chapter 16 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Visual Technology)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 9 (PPS, 2.21 MB)
PPS
Chapter 16 (PPS, 4.77 MB)
Companion Website
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About the Author(s)

Jim Stinson - After graduating from Harvard, Jim Stinson studied theater history at the Yale Graduate School and directing at the Yale School of Drama before transferring to the UCLA film school, where he earned the degree of Master of Fine Arts. Although he has worked on filmed commercials, TV series, and feature films, he has spent most of his career as a writer, producer, director, videographer, and/or editor of educational and corporate video programs.

In the classroom, he has taught film production at Art Center College of Design, film studies at California State University, Los Angeles, and video production at La Cañada High School, La Cañada, CA.

For twelve years, he was a columnist and contributing editor at Videomaker magazine. In addition to Video: Digital Communication & Production, his published works include five novels: Double Exposure, Low Angles, Truck Shot, TV Safe, and Tassy Morgan's Bluff, as well as the study Reconstructions of Elizabethan Public Playhouses.