Tutorials About Visual Media

Visual Mediahttp://www.purveslab.net/seeforyourself – some amazing visual media demonstrations here. Seeing is not believing!

http://www.digitaltutors.com/11/index.php – want to learn more about various digital media and visual media software tools? Look no further!

http://www.bicovi.com – Binocular Colour Vision: “When each eye views a different colour, the two colours can be fused into a third, intermediate, colour.” So much fun here!

http://www.precinemahistory.net – “An illustrated chronological history of the development motion pictures covering 2,500 years leading to cinematography in 1800’s”

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/lightandcolor/index.html – Molecular Reflections’ light and colour tutorial

https://www.stinkyinkshop.co.uk/blog/a-visual-guide-for-how-printers-work/ – a visual guide for how printers work

How Light Works
http://science.howstuffworks.com/light.htm/printable

Color
http://science.howstuffworks.com/color-info.htm/printable

How Photographic Film Works
http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/film.htm/printable

Organizing Color
http://viz.aset.psu.edu/gho/sem_notes/color_2d/html/primary_systems.html

How Inkjet Printers Work
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/inkjet-printer.htm/printable

How Digital Cameras Work: Digital Camera Resolution
http://www.howstuffworks.com/cameras-photography/digital/digital-camera3.htm

How Computer Monitors Work: Color Depth
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/monitor4.htm

Halftoning – the secret print ingredient
http://designer-info.com/Photo/halftones_and_halftoning.htm

How Scanners Work
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/scanner.htm/printable

How Digital Cameras Work
http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/cameras-photography/digital/digital-camera.htm/printable

JPEG Compression for the Web
http://brycetech.daz3d.com/tutor/windows/jpeg_compression.html

Graphics Formats Explained
http://www.dansdata.com/graphics.htm

A Brief History of Type
http://nwalsh.com/comp.fonts/FAQ/cf_28.htm

The Linotype
http://www.woodsidepress.com/LINOTYPE.HTML

Monotype and phototypesetting
http://www.letterpress.ch/APINET/IMMPDF/MONOPHOTO/PHS_journal.pdf