Coding of audio, picture, multimedia and hypermedia information


ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 29 Scope

Standardization in the field of

  • Efficient coding of digital representations of images, audio and moving pictures, including

    • Conventional (natural, computer-generated and immersive) images, moving pictures and audio
    • Invisible light and other sensory (such as medical and satellite) images
    • Static and dynamic graphic objects

  • Efficient coding of other digital information, including

    • Multimedia, environment and user related metadata
    • Sensor and actuator information related to audiovisual information
    • Other digital data in agreement with the relevant committee, such as genomics

  • Digital information support, including

    • Synchronization, presentation, storage and transport of single or combinations of media
    • Media security and privacy management
    • Quality of Experience evaluation and system performance metrics

Further information

Strategic Business Plan
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