[9.10] Common Graphics Applications
- Video games -- One of the most popular and most
widely recognized computer graphic applications, available in
home entertainment software.
-- Software that produces
graphic representations of information, often used for presentations
- Digitized video -- A process in which a hardware
circuit board on a computer accepts input from a TV or VCR and
converts the images to digital format at a rate of between 15 and
30 frames a second, capturing full-motion video for the computer
- Multimedia production -- Using authoring software
to combine graphic and
digitized video elements
with text and sound
resources to produce
for education, training, and entertainment.
- Computer-aided design (CAD) -- Using computer
graphics software to aid the process of design, especially in
engineering. CAD software
because it allows complicated graphics
repositioning to be carried out in real time.