CHAPTER 6

DIGITAL IMAGE AND VIDEO LIBRARIES: ACQUISITION, RETRIEVALAND RENDERING

RamaChellappa

SUMMARY

This chapter presents an evaluation of technology efforts in the broad areaof digital image and video libraries in Japan. Major issues in this area areacquisition, storage, retrieval, manipulation, displays, interfaces, networkingand providing protection to digital content. The study panel saw examples ofcompetitive research and development in most of these areas and advances indisplay- and acquisition-related efforts.


Published: February 1999; WTECHyper-Librarian