* The ability to read CD-Audio, CD-ROM, CD-ROM XA, CD-I, Photo CD
, CD-R, CD-RW, Video CD, CD Extra, and CD TEXT
has announced that it is shipping what it claims is the industry's first 16x DVD-ROM drive, "Sweet 16." With speeds that are 16 times faster than first-generation DVD-ROM technology, the 16x DVD-ROM/40x CD-ROM is compatible with single- and dual-layer DVD-ROM and DVD-Video, DVD-R, DVD-RW, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, CDDA, Video CD, and Photo CD
media, preserving compatibility with conventional CD formats.
Because the material is mounted on a Kodak Photo CD
, the disc first loads a Kodak PHOTO CD
Player, then offers the choice of playing the disc on either a Macintosh or a PC.
They convinced Kodak there was a better way to sell its Photo CD
technology, which stores the pictures from 35mm film on CDs.
CD-ROM E-lecture: CD-ROM, Photo CD
, & Audio CD.
Images are scanned either in house on a Nikon slide scanner or on a Hewlett-Packard flatbed scanner, or sent out for scanning to Photo CD
The Cse comes with Print Shop Deluxe (for creating greeting cards, signs, etc.) and a special Kodak Photo CD
offer which makes it easy for families to add pictures to their projects.
Then, the images were digitized and placed on a Photo CD
, "warped" so they took on the added dimension, and then "stitched" together to form a smooth, sophisticated panorama.
I relied on two popular technologies to make the course a reality: NCSA Mosaic and Kodak Photo CD
Other specifications to look for include multisession readability, Kodak Photo CD
readability and CD-ROM XA (extended architecture).
said it will offer royalty-free licensing to any software or platform developer for encoding and decoding images in Photo CD
Image Pac format.
This year in June, his multimedia presentation included the use of a Kodak Photo CD
and some very nifty and creative titling and captioning.