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channel

(Avenue), noun arrangement, conduit, course, duct, expedient, facility, forum, instrument, means, medium, method, mode, outlet, passage, path, procedure, process, scheme, set up, strategy, tool, way

channel

(Navigable water), noun body of water, canal, gully, moat, navigable river, navigable stream, stream, trench, trough, water, waterway
Associated concepts: navigable waters of the United States, Navigation Acts
See also: avenue, facility, forum, instrument, instrumentality, medium, outlet, tool
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95) offers an in-depth coverage revealing core concepts on audio, alpha channels, manipulating time, and much more.
Users can now perform keyframeable image control and motion effects, as well as create transitions on up to two tracks of video and two tracks of graphics with alpha channels in real-time.
Key topics include: mastering complex animation and keyframe assistants; creating transparency with alpha channels, masks, and keying; transfer modes, track mattes, and effects tips and tricks; building nested compositions; working with fields, DV, NTSC, PAL, widescreen, and film; and more.
A special feature is the software's capability to handle multi-layer image-processing and 256-scale alpha channels in real time.