The Foundation of Digital Video: Static 2D Concepts
Now that you have some digital video editing software installed along with other related new media software genres such as digital illustration, digital audio, digital imaging, and visual effects (VFX), it's now time to get into underlying concepts that span digital video as well as digital illustration and digital image editing and compositing. These concepts provide your foundation for what is contained within each "frame" Static 2D concepts frame of your digital video asset. We will cover frames, or the fourth dimension of motion, in the next chapter. In this chapter we'll cover the X,Y second dimension of 2D space including both raster and vector types of multimedia assets and the technical concepts underlying them.