Apple Pro Training Series: DVD Studio Pro 4 [NOOK Book]

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Now the best-selling book on DVD Studio Pro is even better. Updated for DVD Studio Pro 4.2, this Apple-certified book uses striking, real-world footage (including the HD documentary One-Six-Right) to build four complete DVDs. This revised edition covers integration with Final Cut Pro 6, Motion 3, and Compressor 3, as well as the new SD-to-HD workflow. Each chapter presents a lesson in an aspect of DVD creation and finishing, with hands-on projects for you to complete as you go. After learning how to storyboard ...

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Apple Pro Training Series: DVD Studio Pro 4

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Overview

Now the best-selling book on DVD Studio Pro is even better. Updated for DVD Studio Pro 4.2, this Apple-certified book uses striking, real-world footage (including the HD documentary One-Six-Right) to build four complete DVDs. This revised edition covers integration with Final Cut Pro 6, Motion 3, and Compressor 3, as well as the new SD-to-HD workflow. Each chapter presents a lesson in an aspect of DVD creation and finishing, with hands-on projects for you to complete as you go. After learning how to storyboard your DVD and plan its interactions, you’ll set chapter markers, create stories, build still and motion menus, and add overlays and subtitles. You’ll also learn to work with multiple audio tracks and camera angles, create smart buttons and custom transitions, professionally encode audio and video files, and create useful scripts.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132089364
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 1/24/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 456
  • File size: 18 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Martin Sitter is the founder and CEO of macProVideo.com, a leading software education publisher and
training Web site. A veteran audio producer, multimedia artist, and Apple Certified Trainer specializing in track-based video and audio applications, Martin is the author of Apple Pro Training Series: Logic Pro 7 and Express 7 and Apple Pro Training Series: Soundtrack Pro 2.

Adrian Ramseier
is the founder and principal of All4DVD, an award-winning DVD authoring and production house that also specializes in training and curriculum development. All4DVD’s team of noted instructors has created DVDs for clients including Sony Pictures, BMW Motorcycle, and Reuters.
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Table of Contents

Tiger basic project : using the basic configuration
Lession 1 Preparing your first DVD project 11
Lesson 2 Exploring the full interface 47
Swiss project : creating a simple DVD
Lesson 3 Setting up a simple DVD 77
Lesson 4 Creating menus within DVD Studio Pro 109
Lesson 5 Creating a chapter index menu 141
Lesson 6 Creating a slideshow 159
Lesson 7 Adding subtitles 177
Lesson 8 DVD-ROM content and DVD@ccess 197
Lesson 9 Finishing your DVD 211
Tiger project : creating a complex DVD
Lesson 10 Introduction to encoding 241
Lesson 11 Creating menus with overlays 275
Lesson 12 Working with markers and stories 301
Lesson 13 Connections and basic scripting 323
Lesson 14 Advanced menu design 351
Lesson 15 Creating menu elements 411
Lesson 16 Creating transitions 465
Lesson 17 Advanced MPEG encoding 491
Lesson 18 Using alternate angles 525
Black box project : advanced authoring techniques
Lesson 19 Audio encoding 555
Lesson 20 Scripting 603
App. A Creating a motion menu in Final Cut Pro 659
App. B Bit budgeting 661
App. C Final Cut Studio workflows 671
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