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Windows Media 9 Series by Example by Nels Johnson

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Chapter 4

Compression and Transcoding with WM9

Like Chapter 3, this chapter is fundamental if you plan to work with WM9 in a day-to-day production environment. It’s not about editing, nor does it concern the video capture process (covered in Chapter 3). Rather it is about compressing, converting, downsampling, and otherwise re-encoding existing media assets from one digital format to another. In short, the wide and wicked world of digital media wrangling.

Experienced wranglers already know the importance of such tasks and the various Windows and Mac programs available for shouldering them. I believe WM9 greatly simplifies media wrangling ...

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