Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Getting Started

    1. The DVDSP 3 Interface

    2. Typical Project Workflow

    3. A More Advanced Project

  2. Chapter 2 Media Formats

    1. DVD Explained

    2. Supported Formats

    3. Still Images

    4. Adobe Photoshop

    5. Converting to a Supported Format

    6. Odds and Ends

  3. Chapter 3 Great Menus: Layers

    1. Safety Reminder

    2. Using DVDSP Templates

    3. A Quick Castle Tour

    4. A Hawaiian Vacation Menu

    5. Home Movies

    6. What? No Motion?

  4. Chapter 4 Great Menus: Motion

    1. Video Transitions

    2. Motion Menus

    3. Quick Motion Buttons

    4. Other Motion Menus

    5. Overlays

    6. Multicolor Buttons

    7. Layered Versus Standard Menus

    8. Beyond Menus

  5. Chapter 5 Le DVD Entwurf Internacionale (An International DVD Project)

    1. Multilingual Menus

    2. Adding Multiple Audio Tracks

    3. A Multilingual Audio Project

    4. Adding Subtitles to Video Tracks

  6. Chapter 6 The Director's Cut

    1. DVD Video Features

    2. Multiangle Video

    3. Multistory Movies

  7. Chapter 7 DVD Scripting

    1. DVD Scripting Features

    2. Random Access

    3. Testing and Debugging Scripts

    4. Display Conditions

  8. Chapter 8 Games and Easter Eggs

    1. DVD Games

    2. Easter Eggs

  9. Chapter 9 DVDs and Computers

    1. Computer Features

    2. Hyperlinks

  10. Chapter 10 Templates and Styles

    1. Palette Redux

    2. Styles

    3. Templates

    4. Distributing Styles and Templates

    5. More Customization to Come!

  11. Chapter 11 Transitions

    1. Custom Video Transitions

    2. Alpha Transitions

    3. What's Next?

  1. Appendix A Script Command Reference

    1. Argument Types

    2. Command Conditions

    3. Script Commands

    4. Language Codes

  2. Appendix B DVD Style Guide

    1. Asset Organization

    2. Menus

    3. Color Schemes

    4. Subtitles

    5. Compression

    6. DVD-ROM Content

    7. Templates

  3. Appendix C DVD-9 Projects

    1. Dual-Layer Details

    2. Building a DVD-9 Project

    3. Burning a Disc Image

  4. Colophon