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Matthew Fuller

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780262062749

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262062749.001.0001

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Software Studies

Lev Manovich

The MIT Press

In this chapter, the author emphasizes the import/export commands, and also provides his views on their effects in the field of visual media design. He states that in the fields of animation, graphics, and design, software tools having the facility of import/export operation play a crucial role. The important illustrations depicted in the chapter help to clarify the importance of import/export. The chapter mainly focuses on the technological advancements and role of import/export operations in cinema and other graphical background fields.

Keywords:   import/export commands, visual media design, animation, graphics, software tools, cinema

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