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Author Endres, Bill, 1962- author

Title Digitizing medieval manuscripts : the St. Chad gospels, materiality, recoveries, and representation in 2D & 3D / Bill Endres
Published Leeds : Arc Humanities Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations (black and white)
Series Medieval media cultures
Medieval media cultures
Contents Introduction. The age of visual wonder -- digitizing materiality and unriddling light -- Recovery : from multispectral imaging to alternative colour spaces -- Reflectance transformation imaging : an enhanced view of surface details -- The otherwise unknowable : digitizing and comparing historical photographs -- Sacred artefacts : open access, power, ethics, and reciprocity -- A crisis in knowledge-space? A look toward virtual reality
Summary What does it mean to digitize a medieval manuscript? This book examines this question by exploring a range of advanced imaging technologies. The author focuses on the relationship between digital technologies and the complex materiality of manuscripts and the human bodies that engage them
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Manuscripts, Medieval -- Digitization
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1942401809