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Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology This presentation provides an overview of how multimedia enhances the user’s experience, via delivery of a more interesting visual display. Multimedia is the art of developing computer-based presentations using any combination of: Text Graphic art Sound Animation Video Introduction Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 1 A multimedia presentation could include text, sound and video. Is this true or false? Question Answer True or False.
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology People have been delivering presentations since prehistoric cave painting was in vogue. Technological advancement has provided the capability for producing exciting and readily understood multimedia presentations. Types of media that can be used to enhance a presentation are: There is no real limit to the quality of what can now be achieved using a computer and some multimedia software. Graphics and photographs Illustrations and diagrams Sound and moving images Presentations Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Multimedia Tools There are many different computer tools and technologies, so availability, cost, and personal choice dictate which are used. A certain skill level is required to incorporate them all seamlessly into a high quality presentation. Potential problematic issues are: Large file sizes Multimedia authoring tools are the software packages used to develop the elements of a good presentation. Unpopular data file types Operating system incompatibilities Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 2 A) Lots of time B) Lots of helpers C) A graphics tablet D) A good authoring package What do you need to create a good presentation? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 3 A) It might not fit on a hard disk drive B) It might take too long to play C) It might take too long to load D) It might not be compatible What technical problem do you think a large file size would cause if it was incorporated into a multimedia presentation? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Before beginning any multimedia development, time should be taken to determine its purpose and the subjects it should include. Next, it is necessary to compile an outline and project plan to get a more specific idea of the requirement in terms of... The next step involves building a mental picture of: The message to be imparted How that might be achieved Skills Time Budget Tools Resource Organization Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 4 It is better to start preparing a multimedia presentation immediately rather than waste any time planning. Is this true or false? Question Answer True or False.
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Planning has an essential role to play in any design process. When building multimedia presentations, the structure plan is called a storyboard. Storyboards have long been used to develop ideas in many types of media production, including: Storyboards help to visualize the presentation, and can assist you in effectively communicating your ideas to others on a development team. The quality of the preparatory work determines the success of any creation. Film-making Advertising Presentation Structure Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 5 A) An advertising plan B) A large book with pictures C) A presentation planning technique D) A means of recording what you have done What is a storyboard? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology A picture is often thought to say a thousand words and a large proportion of a storyboard is usually in sketch format. They should show the positioning of each slide’s basic elements, including: Beneath each sketch, further technical information should be provided, such as: File names Graphic images Interactive buttons Text Text content Special effects Building Storyboards Next > These sketches should provide a description of each screen’s layout.
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology A good storyboard clearly and explicitly explains what is to happen in a multimedia presentation - for example: What happens on a particular screen Where it happens on the screen How it happens It is a good idea to prepare a template from which to create your storyboard. This will help make it: Professional Easy to update or amend Easily understood Storyboards Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 6 A storyboard will usually contain sketches. Is this true or false? Question Answer True or False.
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 7 Storyboards are best prepared using a template. Is this true or false? Question Answer True or False.
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Color is among the most vital components of any multimedia undertaking. Some colors detract from each other, making text difficult to read. Other colors can look different on different computer systems. It is often a good idea to use a color theme throughout an entire presentation. This ensures continuity and a more professional presentation in appearance. Great care, however, should be shown when selecting your colors for use within a presentation. It should be used to enhance the experience of anyone viewing a presentation. Color Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 8 A) It is better to use as many colors as possible B) Some colors do not go well together C) Some colors do not stand out on computer screens D) It is best to apply a color scheme to the whole presentation Which of the following is NOT true about the use of color in multimedia presentations? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Graphics and animations can add stunning visual content to a presentation. Used carefully, they can make any development look highly professional. There are various file types, but the most common graphics tend to be in Gif, Jpeg or Bmp format when produced. A wide range of graphics software packages are available for use in creating graphics and animations. Depending on how the presentation is to be presented, keeping file size as small as possible is important. They can also be imported using digital cameras or scanners. Graphical Images Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 9 A) picture.jpg B) picture.txt C) picture.gif D) picture.bmp Which of the following is NOT likely to be a graphic file? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Embedded in multimedia projects are media objects such as: While these media objects can bring a presentation to life, they must also be treated with caution. They can make a presentation far more professional, transforming it into an audio and visual experience for the viewer. Large file sizes can slow down and disrupt the presentation flow Some computers may be unable to handle certain types of media object Video Animation Interactivity Audio clips Media Objects Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Derived from digital technology, video is one of the most captivating elements of multimedia. Wisely used video clips can dramatically enhance a presentation. Among other things, they can... Emphasize pertinent points of information Link subject matter Reinforce the intended message Producing and embedding video clips in a presentation requires skill and specialist software. Maintaining small file size is also an important consideration. Video Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Sound is perhaps one of the most effective multimedia elements, providing a dramatic alternative to text. Audio clips can set the mood of a presentation by way of background music, or add impact through sound effects. Audio clips enhance presentation offering an alternative method by which to: Produced using specialized software, these sound files have file extensions such as: Wav Avi Educate Inform Emphasize Audio Next >
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology 10 A) noise.wav B) noise.doc C) noise.txt D) noise.bmp Which of these files is a sound file? Question
Multimedia Production 1 Information Technology Multimedia is the process of developing imaginative presentations through a combination of: Carefully planned and produced, they can enhance and improve the professionalism and impact of any project. This presentation covered: Presentations Storyboards Color Pictures Media Objects Pictures, graphics and animation Video and audio Summary Carefully planned and produced, they can enhance and improve the professionalism and impact of any project. End >