Media

Images. 

Format:

  1. GIF - Indexed color. Good for logos and artwork with a limited set of colors. Not good for photographs
  2. JPEG - Good for photographs or images with a large range of colors and detail.
  3. PNG -Similar to GIF but usually higher quality and smaller file size. Has an 'alpha' or transparency channel.

Working with Images: Use an editor such as Gimp (open source) or Photoshop (commercial).

Common Editing Actions:

  1. Resizing
  2. Saving for web.
  3. Cropping
  4. Color balance, contrast etc.
  5. Addding filters etc.

Legitimate Image Sources

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia

 Imagery.

http://www.tijuanaflats.com/

http://www.101cookbooks.com/

 

Slideshows.

http://sxsw.com/interactive

http://www.worryfreelabs.com/

 

Video.

Embedding from youtube

Embedding from Vimeo

Shockwave/Flash

HTML/ CSS

 Audio.

HTML audio

Inline Sounds