Create Hollywood-Quality DVDs on a Small-Business Budget
WithDVD Studio Pro 2, Apple introduced a completely rewritten DVD authoring programat a fraction of its original price. Powerful and full-featured, DVD Studio Pro 2offers a wealth of sophisticated tools that let you build your ownprofessional-quality DVDs.
DVD Studio Pro 2 Solutions offersexpert instruction in putting this complex tool to good use. In each no-nonsensechapter, acclaimed Mac and DV author Erica Sadun introduces you to importantconcepts and nitty-gritty product details, revealing hidden features, flaws, andworkarounds. After learning the fundamentals, you'll work through interactiveprojects that reinforce the material. The extensive support files on thecompanion DVD provide hands-on experience while you create serious real-worldDVDs Inside, you’ll discover the ins and outs of DVD Studio Pro2, including how to:
Build and burn autoplaylooping movies and slideshows
Create animated subtitles andcaptions
Provide multi-language support
Produce motion menu buttons usingyour movie assets
Develop widescreen menus and tracks
Create multi-screenscene selection menus
Generate multi-angle tracks with alternateaudio
Build scripts using the Script Editor and Inspectors
Add"Easter Egg" material
Prepare your projects for professionalreplication
DVD Description With over 3GB ofmaterial, this DVD features all the supporting files you'll need as you try outthe book’s projects, along with sample video, audio, and slide shows. Youalso get tryout versions of valuable software including Photoshop, LemkeSoft Graphic Converter, and OmniGraffle Professional.
Erica Sadun holds a PhD in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She has written, co-written, and contributed to more than two dozen books about technology, particularly in the areas of programming, digital video, and digital photography. An unrepentant geek, Sadun has never met a gadget she didn't need.