AIC - Resources and links

In developing the Advanced Image Coding codec, I found the following books very useful:

And these web sites:

  • everything you always wanted to know about data compression, from one of the authors of "The Data Compression Book".
  • includes H.264 tutorials, form the author of the "H.264 and MPEG-4 video compression" book.
  • the Independent JPEG Group. Download the JPEG reference software here.
  • the ISO JPEG standards committee.
  • H.264/AVC Software Coordination. Download the H.264 reference software here.
  • the JasPer Project Home Page. Download the JPEG-2000 JasPer reference software here.