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Instant DVD Workshop 2

Instant DVD Workshop 2

By: Mark Dileo (author)Paperback

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Ulead DVD Workshop is DVD-authoring software designed for video professionals and enthusiasts working on the Windows platform. It permits users to import video from digital or analog sources with sophisticated MPEG capture and conversion tools and build professional looking still or motion menus using an extensive set of design tools. Instant DVD Workshop 2.0 presents carefully detailed screen shots and step-by-step directions illustrating how to use DVD Workshop software. Beginning with the proper installation of the application, it covers the full scope of functions, including managing media, importing stills and graphics, editing video, inserting audio files, creating menus, and finish authoring, with professional tips and techniques covering workflow and other topics provided along the way.

About Author

Mark Dileo is the manager and bass player for Hyperactive, the New Jersey-based ska-punk-funk-rhythm-blues-rap-rock band. In addition to recording and producing Hyperactive's own audio and video, Mark engineers and produces local talent, and consults in the live sound reinforcement business.


Getting Started In DVD Workshop; Hardware setups for DVD Workshop 2.0; Loading DVD Workshop on the computer; Overview of tools found in DVD Workshop 2.0; Capturing in DVD Workshop; Managing media assets; Playback of video in DVD Workshop; Setting up Analogue and Digital/Firewire capture; Importing video clip in DVD Workshop; Capturing Stills in Workshop 2.0; Importing Stills to DVD Workshop; Importing graphics to DVD Workshop; Saving and reopening project; Mpeg vs Firewire capture in DVD Workshop; Editing Video In DVD Workshop; Mpeg editing basics; Start editing in DVD Workshop; Determining titles and chapters; Assembling a title list; Trimming a clip; Creating thumbnails; Splitting clips; Splitting clips by DV scenes; Choosing/using In/Out points; Renaming a title; Exporting Stills; Creating a still sequence/slideshow; Making the First Play video (introductory video); Inserting Audio files; AC-3 5.1; Stereo; PCM; Mpeg audio; Selecting chapters/adding chapters to a title; Using I-frames to create a chapter; Modifying chapter thumbnails and using as menu selections; Creating Menus In DVD Workshop 2.0; Using templates to start creating menus; Modifying templates; Adding simple links to a menu; Adding graphics, sound, and other elements to the menu; Setting menu attributes; Button states; Rollover/mouse over states; Adding shadows to buttons; Adding text to the menu; Using Text as a link; Adding shadows to text; Menu layout options; Using the Ulead DVD Library; Working with Playlists; Playlists, a new DVD Workshop feature; Creating a motion menu; Adding motion buttons; Adding background audio; Setting the After Play behaviour of the DVD; Advanced Authoring Tools; Creating multiple audio tracks; Creating subtitle tracks; Importing AC-3 5.1 files; Finish Authoring Stages; Previewing a project; Navigating with the remote control; Using the disk templates; Repairing missing links; Error messages; Output; ISO; DLT; DVD-9; Macrovision/CSS copy protection; Burn directly to disk; Coping with playback issues/common DVD mistakes; Authoring Tips And Techniques For A Professional DVD Appearance; Menu navigation/planning a disk project; Easter eggs, Transparent buttons/hidden popups; Editing for seamless menu to title transitions; Keeping colours legal; Pre-processing video in the NLE system for the best encode; Glossary

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781578202430
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781578202430
  • weight: 544
  • ISBN10: 1578202434

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