You are on page 1of 18

MULTIMEDIA

.

. still and moving images (Video). and any other media where every type of information can be represented.WHAT IS MULTIMEDIA? is the field concerned with the computercontrolled integration of text. stored. transmitted and processed digitally. audio. animation. graphics. drawings.

. who had two years previously discussed a new approach to artmaking he called "intermedia‖. Long Island. Goldstein was perhaps aware of a British artist named Dick Higgins.HISTORY The term multimedia was coined by singer and artist Bob Goldstein (later 'Bobb Goldsteinn') to promote the July 1966 opening of his "LightWorks at L'Oursin" show at Southampton.

BOBB GOLDSTEINN .

DICK HIGGINS .

1966. reporting: ―Brainchild of songscribe-comic Bob (‗Washington Square‘) Goldstein. . the term "multimedia" was re-appropriated to describe the work of a political consultant. On August 10. in 1968. the ‗Lightworks‘ is the latest multi-media music-cumvisuals to debut as discothèque fare. the husband of Iris Sawyer—one of Goldstein‘s producers at L‘Oursin. Richard Albarino of Variety borrowed the terminology. David Sawyer.‖ Two years later.

RICHARD ALBARINO .

and video that is delivered by computer. Tay Vaughan declared ―Multimedia is any combination of text. In the 1993 first edition of McGraw-Hill‘s Multimedia: Making It Work. graphic art. animation.In the late 1970s. sound. . the term referred to presentations consisting of multi-projector slide shows timed to an audio track.

.

. picture. which allowed for the delivery of several hundred megabytes of video. That era saw also a boost in the production of educational multimedia CD-ROMs. In the 1990s were called "multimedia" computers because they incorporated a CD-ROM drive. and audio data.

.

uses interactivity to control progress as with a video game or self-paced computer based training.CATEGORIZATION OF MULTIMEDIA Linear – an active content progresses often without any navigational control for the viewer such as a cinema presentation. Hypermedia is an example of non-linear content.  Non-linear . .

.

.

with multiple users in an online network. game system. projected. .viewed by person on stage.MAJOR CHARACTERISTICS OF MULTIMEDIA  Multimedia presentations . or locally with an offline computer.used in a physical environment with special effects. or simulator. transmitted. or played locally with a media player.  Multimedia games and simulations .

USAGE / APPLICATION  Creative industries  Commercial uses  Entertainment and fine arts  Education  Journalism  Engineering  Industry  Mathematical and scientific research  Medicine  Document imaging  Disabilities .

THANK YOU FOR LISTENING  HAVE A GOOD DAY! :D GODBLESS! .