visual information


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visual information

Use of one or more of the various visual media with or without sound. Generally, visual information includes still photography, motion picture photography, video or audio recording, graphic arts, visual aids, models, display, visual presentation services, and the support processes. Also called VI.
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The user wears a miniature camera connected to a small computer (or smart phone) and stereo headphones, and then the images are converted into "soundscapes" using a predictable algorithm, which allows the user to listen to and then interpret the visual information coming from the camera.
ITT Exelis (NYSE:XLS) announced on Wednesday that its subsidiary, Exelis Visual Information Solutions, has opened an office in Toulouse, France, as part of the company's continued geographic expansion to increase its presence in key markets.
They cover foundations of visual information processing in wireless sensor networks, energy efficient information processing and transmission, collaborative information processing, and hardware technology and applications.
When paying attention to fearful faces, only the participants with an intact amygdala displayed substantial blood flow, a sign of robust neural activity, in visual-cortex areas implicated in the brain's initial responses to visual information, including one area specific to images of faces.
The ER1 package consists of wheels and an aluminum frame for mounting a laptop onto a rolling platform, a Web camera for gathering visual information, a control module and software to make the whole thing work.
com, will distribute electronically all the visual information contained in the printed books.
The primary goal of this issue of Library Trends is to present practitioners, researchers, and educators in the areas of library and information science, archives, and museums, as well as "imagists" working with visual resources in any setting, with a current perspective on the development of visual information retrieval and access tools.
The last few decades have seen development of the technology needed to create, store, and distribute visual information in the form of images and video.
We showed that the use of this visual information is so powerful and automatic that we cannot turn it off.
An introduction surveys recent concepts and research in areas such as visual characteristics and interactivity on the web, visual search and retrieval, visual information processing, and visual attention.

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