Introduction to Media Computation: A Multimedia Cookbook in Python

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Introduction to Media Computation: A Multimedia Cookbook in Python

Publisher: Georgia Institute of Technology
Number of pages: 234

Guzdial introduces programming as a way of creating and manipulating media -– a context familiar and intriguing to today's readers. Starts readers with actual programming early on. Puts programming in a relevant context (Computing for Communications). Includes implementing Photoshop-like effects, reversing/splicing sounds, creating animations.

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