Video and Television Engineer's Field Manual

Video and Television Engineer's Field Manual

by Jerry C. Whitaker
     
 
The nuts and bolts of modern video engineering,fully explained Jam-packed with the latest standards,device diagrams,compression technologies,and system information,Video and Television Engineers Field Manual brings the data you need to the job—and do it right. This handy guide from expert Jerry Whitaker is a portable,durable,lie-flat tool that gives you instant

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The nuts and bolts of modern video engineering,fully explained Jam-packed with the latest standards,device diagrams,compression technologies,and system information,Video and Television Engineers Field Manual brings the data you need to the job—and do it right. This handy guide from expert Jerry Whitaker is a portable,durable,lie-flat tool that gives you instant answers on the worksite or on the fly. A hands-on guide for working engineers and techniciansthat's loaded with look-up charts,tables,graphs,diagrams and formulas,it will help you:
* Work faster and smarter with recommended practices
* Answer questions on the newest equipment and techniques
* Comply with standards
* Understand light,vision,photometry components and systems,representation,propagation,reproduction,transmission,and distribution
* Design,construct,troubleshoot,repair,and maintain the latest video/ video/audio systems anywhere Finally—this handy guide from expert Jerry Whitaker brings the data you need to the job. Jam-packed with the latest standards,device diagrams,compression technologies,and system information,this portable,durable,lie-flat guide gives you instant answers on the worksite or on the fly. A hands-on guide for working engineers and technicians,Video/Audio Professional's Field Manual can help you: Work faster and smarter in the field.

Answer questions on the newest equipment and techniques.

Design,construct,troubleshoot,repair,and maintain the latest video/audio systems anywhere.

Find look-up charts,tables,graphs,and formulas easily.

ANSWERS IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND

Charts Tables Graphs Diagrams Standards Technical Details Recommended PracticesLight,Vision,Photometry Components and Systems Pickup Devices Electron Optics Monochrome and Color Videotape,Videodisk,Film Serial Digital Video Representation,Propagation,Reproduction,Transmission,Distribution Services Editing DTV

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Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Whitaker has been in the electronics industry for 20 years, specializing in communications. Here he assembles information that engineers often need on their daily rounds, accounting for the digital transformation that is creeping through the industry. He arranges the material in sections on principles of electronics; analog and digital circuits, reference data, tables, and figures, a dictionary of terms with pronunciation guides, standards and practices, and reference documents. The title page shows the title as Television Engineers; Manual, differing from the cover and the promotional material. Flexi- binding. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071348454
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
04/20/2000
Series:
McGraw-Hill Portable Handbook Series
Pages:
459
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.42(h) x 1.29(d)

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