Developing Microsoft Media Foundation Applications:
by Anton Polinger

Item# 0735656592
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Create professional-quality media applications and components with Microsoft Media Foundation—and deliver the next generation of high-definition multimedia. With this hands-on book, you’ll learn how to build applications to capture video and audio files of different types, process media information, and stream it over the Internet. If you program with C++ and the Component Object Model (COM), this book is ideal—especially for developers looking to transfer their skills from Microsoft DirectShow®.

Discover how to:

  • Construct media pipelines with individual Media Foundation components
  • Build a simple video player to see how a basic media session works
  • Create applications that transcode media content from one format to another
  • Process data streams by writing Media Foundation Transform objects
  • Examine the internal architecture of Media Foundation Sources and Sinks
  • Design a custom media session object to learn advanced Media Foundation concepts
  • Create image overlays on top of video and send the result over the network


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    Publisher: Microsoft Press
    Page Count (est.): 359
    ISBN10: 0735656592
    ISBN13: 9780735656598
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 10/29/2011