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Text Multimedia Elements Text Graphics Animation Sound Video Text vital content - headlines, subtitles, captions directions - menus, buttons variety - styles, sizes, colors, effects, three-dimensions, animations, links and hypertext Text Fonts True Type printer screen Typefaces

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multimedia elements
Multimedia Elements
  • Text
  • Graphics
  • Animation
  • Sound
  • Video
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Text
  • vital
  • content - headlines, subtitles, captions
  • directions - menus, buttons
  • variety - styles, sizes, colors, effects, three-dimensions, animations, links and hypertext
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Text
  • Fonts
    • True Type
    • printer
    • screen
  • Typefaces
    • serif
    • sans serif
  • Spacing
    • kerning
    • leading
designing with text
Designing with Text
  • choose TrueType fonts or use bitmapped graphics
  • align text at the left
  • use colors that contrast with the background
  • use serif fonts for large bodies of text
  • use sans serif fonts for titles, headings, & callouts
  • make sure the text is a readable size
    • 12-point font size and 18-point leading
  • keep blocks of text shorter than 60 characters
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Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Typeface

Arial

Courier

Times

slide7

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Typeface
  • Font
  • Style

Italic

Bold

Underline

slide8

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Typeface
  • Font
  • Style
  • Point

Leading

  • Leading
slide9

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Typeface
  • Font
  • Style
  • Point
  • Leading
  • Kerning
slide10

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Character metrics
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Using Text in Multimedia

  • Type terminology:
  • Character metrics
  • Case
  • Serif versus sans serif

serif

sans serif

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Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Strike a density balance
  • Consider legibility when choosing fonts
  • Avoid too many different faces
  • Adjust leading and kerning for readability
  • Explore colors and backgrounds
  • Use anti-aliasing
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Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Use drop caps and initial caps
  • Minimize lines of centered text
  • Use distorted layouts to grab attention
  • Surround headlines with white space
  • Distinguish text links with colors and underlining
  • Make efficient use of screen real estate
slide14

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
slide15

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
  • Buttons for interaction
slide16

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
  • Buttons for interaction
  • Fields for reading

Portrait

Landscape

slide17

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
  • Buttons for interaction
  • Fields for reading
  • HTML documents
slide18

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
  • Buttons for interaction
  • Fields for reading
  • HTML documents
  • Symbols and icons
slide19

Using Text in Multimedia

  • Designing with text
  • Menus for navigation
  • Buttons for interaction
  • Fields for reading
  • HTML documents
  • Symbols and icons
  • Animating text
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Computers and Text

  • Macintosh screen resolution = 72 pixels per inch
  • The font wars
  • Adobe PostScript
  • Adobe Type Manager (ATM)
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Computers and Text

  • Macintosh screen resolution = 72 pixels per inch
  • The font wars
  • Adobe PostScript
  • Adobe Type Manager (ATM)
  • TrueType (TT)
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Computers and Text

  • Macintosh screen resolution = 72 pixels per inch
  • The font wars
  • Font foundries
  • Managing fonts
slide23

Computers and Text

  • Character sets
  • ASCII character set
  • Extended character set
  • Unicode
slide24

Computers and Text

  • Character sets
  • Mapping text
  • Across platforms
  • Across languages
  • Special characters in HTML

©

makes

©

summary
Summary
  • Text may seem simple and fairly insignificant, but it provides an important information-delivery medium in multimedia applications.

Example