The goal is to distribute animations to a variety of browsers without requiring a plug-in or helper application. We seek to minimize the size of the image sequence, while maximizing the signal to noise ratio of the sequence.
Journal of Object Technology
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Douglas Lyon, “Synthetic Image Sequence Compression”, Journal of Object Technology, Volume 4, no. 4 (May 2005), pp. 19-31