MediaCommons for cultural heritage: Applied mixed media visualization storytelling for high resolution collaborative cyberarchaeological displays

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http://hdl.handle.net/10754/598793
Title:
MediaCommons for cultural heritage: Applied mixed media visualization storytelling for high resolution collaborative cyberarchaeological displays
Authors:
Mangan, John; Srour, David; Richter, Ashley M.; Hoff, Aliya; Levy, Thomas E.; Kuester, Falko
Abstract:
Archaeology is a discipline that studies time through an understanding of space and objects in that space; archaeology is ultimately, therefore, an intersection where the visualization of space and the visualization of time meet. Archaeology has long utilized visualization as a technique to analyze and disseminate information; however, comprehensive and collaborative analysis and storytelling with this visual data has always been limited by the capacity of the systems, which create and display it. To present the most complete narrative of the past, one must seek the 'big picture' by assembling the disparate pieces of data, which reflect the lives of the humans we study. This paper presents a framework for the visualization of and interaction with rich data collections in high resolution, networked, tiled-display environments, called the MediaCommons Framework. © 2013 IEEE.
Citation:
Mangan J, Srour D, Richter AM, Hoff A, Levy TE, et al. (2013) MediaCommons for cultural heritage: Applied mixed media visualization storytelling for high resolution collaborative cyberarchaeological displays. 2013 Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage). Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2013.6743779.
Publisher:
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Journal:
2013 Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage)
Issue Date:
Oct-2013
DOI:
10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2013.6743779
Type:
Conference Paper
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We would like to acknowledge our gratitude towards our colleagues at Qualcomm Institute, in particular Tom DeFanti, and others who assisted in the “Exodus: Out of Egypt” exhibition, as well as the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, and our collaborators at CISA3. Additional thanks go to the Department of Antiquities of Jordan and to the members of the Anthropology department at the University of California, San Diego– in particular Margaret Schoeninger.
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dc.contributor.authorMangan, Johnen
dc.contributor.authorSrour, Daviden
dc.contributor.authorRichter, Ashley M.en
dc.contributor.authorHoff, Aliyaen
dc.contributor.authorLevy, Thomas E.en
dc.contributor.authorKuester, Falkoen
dc.date.accessioned2016-02-25T13:41:20Zen
dc.date.available2016-02-25T13:41:20Zen
dc.date.issued2013-10en
dc.identifier.citationMangan J, Srour D, Richter AM, Hoff A, Levy TE, et al. (2013) MediaCommons for cultural heritage: Applied mixed media visualization storytelling for high resolution collaborative cyberarchaeological displays. 2013 Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage). Available: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2013.6743779.en
dc.identifier.doi10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2013.6743779en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10754/598793en
dc.description.abstractArchaeology is a discipline that studies time through an understanding of space and objects in that space; archaeology is ultimately, therefore, an intersection where the visualization of space and the visualization of time meet. Archaeology has long utilized visualization as a technique to analyze and disseminate information; however, comprehensive and collaborative analysis and storytelling with this visual data has always been limited by the capacity of the systems, which create and display it. To present the most complete narrative of the past, one must seek the 'big picture' by assembling the disparate pieces of data, which reflect the lives of the humans we study. This paper presents a framework for the visualization of and interaction with rich data collections in high resolution, networked, tiled-display environments, called the MediaCommons Framework. © 2013 IEEE.en
dc.description.sponsorshipWe would like to acknowledge our gratitude towards our colleagues at Qualcomm Institute, in particular Tom DeFanti, and others who assisted in the “Exodus: Out of Egypt” exhibition, as well as the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, and our collaborators at CISA3. Additional thanks go to the Department of Antiquities of Jordan and to the members of the Anthropology department at the University of California, San Diego– in particular Margaret Schoeninger.en
dc.publisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)en
dc.titleMediaCommons for cultural heritage: Applied mixed media visualization storytelling for high resolution collaborative cyberarchaeological displaysen
dc.typeConference Paperen
dc.identifier.journal2013 Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHeritage)en
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of California, San Diego, San Diego, United Statesen
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