wiki:inception/ExistingSoftware

Existing Authoring Tools

Capo

Image taken from here:  http://supermegaultragroovy.com/products/Capo/

http://brandonwalkin.com/blog/images/CapoScreen.png

DBB's STD

Image taken from here:  http://www.dbb.dk/Software/std.asp

http://www.dbb.dk/Software/STDeditor.jpg

Sigtuna DAR

Lots of small screenshots here:  http://www.daisy.org/dkn/paths/all-modules-by-topic.html#12

http://www.daisy.org/dkn/modules/daisy.tools.production.sdar3.new.project.synchronized/images/f06-18.png

http://www.daisy.org/dkn/modules/daisy.tools.production.overview.2004.11/images/sigtunaDAR3.png

Linear list-view of text "events":

http://www.daisy.org/dkn/modules/daisy.tools.production.sdar3.edit.screen/images/f08-15.png

LP Studio PRO

http://www.daisy.org/publications/specifications/d202skiprec/RecordingWindow01.PNG

Dolphin's Ease Publisher

Features:  http://www.yourdolphin.com/productdetail.asp?id=12&z=1

Image taken from here:  http://www.daisy.org/dkn/modules/daisy.tools.production.overview.2005/page11.html

http://www.daisy.org/dkn/modules/daisy.tools.production.overview.2005/images/EasePublisher.gif

Image taken from here:  http://www.yourdolphin.com/productdetail.asp?id=12&z=6

http://www.yourdolphin.com/screenshots/EPstartwindow.jpg

SlideShare (slide + audio synchronization)

Note the full versus partial waveform audio view:

http://bp3.blogger.com/_Fu4btjxiaYE/RrI0KuclhWI/AAAAAAAAAGU/uyCEbc4xkZE/s1600-h/slidesyncsample.png

http://www.disruptiveconversations.com/WindowsLiveWriter/image_37.png

Video authoring

Note the timeline + channels metaphor:

http://www.mediachance.com/video/layout6big.jpg

Note the navigator view at the top, which provides a higher abstraction level to the timeline (full overview):

http://www.mediachance.com/video/navigatorview.jpg

TubeCaption?

http://www.tubecaption.com/images/assets/captionizer/captionizer-v1.jpg?1220564802

HyperEngine-AV (multiple windows)

http://sourceforge.net/dbimage.php?id=20337

Acoustic Labs (multiple panes)

http://www.acoustic-labs.com/audio-editor-2.jpg

!LimSee2 (generic/non-specialized SMIL authoring)

http://limsee3.gforge.inria.fr/public-site/docs/limsee2.png

Transcriber: the inverse authoring scenario

http://trans.sourceforge.net/img/transcreen3.jpg

SoundSlides

http://www.soundslides.com/screenshots/02_l.jpg

generic XML editing: tags and TOC (Syntex Serna)

http://www.syntext.com/products/serna/screenshots/large-doc-support.png

http://www.syntext.com/products/serna/screenshots/cycle-snapshot.png

http://www.cmsreview.com/XML/Editors/images/SernaUI.gif

http://www.syntext.com/products/serna/screenshots/tag_mode_l_2r.png

http://www.syntext.com/products/serna/screenshots/report-large.png

http://docs.syntext.com/users_guide/paginated-view.png

Oxygen XML editor

DocBook mode:

http://www.oxygenxml.com/img/docbook_editor_big.gif

http://www.oxygenxml.com/img/dita_editor_big.gif

XmlMind DocBook + MathML

http://www.xmlmind.com/xmleditor/screenshots/MathMLSupport.png

Note the spell-checking:

http://www.xmlmind.com/xmleditor/images/winvista.gif

List of XML editors

WYSIWYG vs WYSIWYM

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/files/www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/nodes/1137/xml_editors.jpg

Mono-Develop (docked UI + addin/plugin repository manager)

http://primates.ximian.com/~miguel/pictures/1-ooo.png

http://primates.ximian.com/~miguel/pictures/2-ooo.png

Narrator (just a nice UI)

http://www.dejal.com/narrator/images/overview-580px.png

Microsoft WYSIWYG HTML editor

http://www.scottgu.com/blogposts/orcastalk/step1.jpg

More to see and read

 http://www.sydock.com/asp/products/info/features.asp?mode=all

 http://www.oxygenxml.com/wysiwyg_xml_editor.html

 http://www.liquid-technologies.com/Product_XmlStudio_ScreenShots.aspx

 http://www.altova.com/products/xmlspy/xml_editing.html

 http://www.editix.com/gallery.html

 http://www.epcedit.com/Products/Description/Technical/Screen_Shots/screen_shots.html

 http://www.xmlmind.com/xmleditor/screenshots.html

Future perspectives

Accessible mindmap:

http://www.spark-space.com/Images/businessplanrobodemo.jpg

http://www.spark-space.com/Images/birthdayrobodemo.jpg