The Computer Controlled Frame Buffer as a Production Tool
|Author(s):||Thomas F. Klimek ; Herman E. Towles|
|Publisher:||Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers|
|Publication Date:||1 February 1983|
|Conference Location:||San Francisco, CA, USA|
|Conference Date:||4 February 1983|
|Page(s):||126 - 135|
The digital frame buffer under computer control is a production tool of wide capabilities. Some of these are generally available in the television production field as "Digital Video Effects" CDVE) systems. However, an even greater spectrum of effects is possible if the buffer is tied to a general purpose computer and directed by user software.