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Re: VMS rotoscopes at the British Library...?
On Aug 7, 15:56, Nick Pelling wrote:
> Do you happen to know if this reproduction is planned to emulate the
> materials and draughtsmanship of the original, or purely the informational
> and design content?
The plan (which is moving along at glacial speeds) is to make
a digital photographic copy of the VMS, that is, a collection
of TIFF files. You will be able to see with high resolution &
full color what each page looks like. I suppose the full set
of full resolution TIFF files will be circulated samizdat by
VMS students. Possibly a reduced-resolution set of images might
be packaged for sale by some publisher, in either a single-CD
edition or a coffee-table-book edition.
Jim Reeds, AT&T Labs - Research
Shannon Laboratory, Room C229, Building 103
180 Park Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932-0971, USA
reeds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, phone: +1 973 360 8414, fax: +1 973 360 8178