RealSystem G2 and SMIL
Presented at Web
Design World 2001 by Jim Heid
Hi! From this page, you can view or download the slides for my session
as well as many of the example files I showed.
Here's what's here.
My slides -- In Adobe Acrobat PDF format (540K
Each of these samples is a compressed ZIP archive; uncompress them to
your hard drive and then work with the HTML and RealMedia files locally.
Note: These embedded-media examples work with Netscape Navigator only.
It is, however, relatively easy to create cross-browser embedded media.
Audio quality examples (3.7MB) -- hear
examples of various compression settings and note their impact on voice
and music quality.
video clip plays in a small window that appears when the surfer clicks
link within a page.
SMIL example (827K) -- includes source images
and RealPix, RealText, and RealAudio files. (Based on examples created
Theater example (379K) -- a RealVideo clip
displays in a theater-like scene, thanks to separate graphics positioned
within a table.
Also see the Web Design World "magic URL" page for links to additional
SMIL resources and streaming media articles.