Chapter 2. Video Formats and Quality

  1. Professor Iain E. Richardson

Published Online: 20 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470989418.ch2

The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition

The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition

How to Cite

Richardson, I. E. (2010) Video Formats and Quality, in The H.264 Advanced Video Compression Standard, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470989418.ch2

Author Information

  1. Vcodex Limited, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470516928

Online ISBN: 9780470989418

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Keywords:

  • video formats and quality;
  • video coding - compressing and decompressing digital video signal;
  • natural video scenes, real world - colour and brightness;
  • CCDs - Charge Coupled Devices (CCDs);
  • colour image capture - filtering colour component onto CCD array;
  • colour spaces methods - representing brightness and colour;
  • red green blue (RGB) colour spaces;
  • video image quality - evaluating video communication systems;
  • DSCQS - Double Stimulus Continuous Quality Scale

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Natural video scenes

  • Capture

  • Colour spaces

  • Video formats

  • Quality

  • Summary

  • References