The MPEG-7 Standard

Date Added: Jan 2012
Format: PDF

MPEG-7, formally known as Multimedia Content Description Interface, includes standardized tools (descriptors, description schemes, and language) enabling structural, detailed descriptions of audio - visual information at different granularity levels (region, image, video segment, collection) and in different areas (content description, management, organization, navigation, and user interaction). It uses XML to store metadata, and can be attached to time code in order to tag particular events. provides a rich set of standardized tools to describe multimedia content.