High-Definition DVD Handbook

Mark Johnson, Charles Crawford, Chris Armbrust

  • 出版商: McGraw-Hill Education
  • 出版日期: 2007-04-05
  • 售價: $2,040
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,938
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 500
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0071485856
  • ISBN-13: 9780071485852
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Everything you need to design and produce high definition DVDs-from three of the most well-known specialists in the industry

High Definition DVD Handbook is your one-stop resource for mastering the new HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc formats and successfully applying them to the entire DVD process-from authoring to design to production. You'll see how to fully utilize the amazing new resolution and features of high definition DVD, understand the major differences between the formats, navigate complex specs, and set up for either small- or large-scale production. Featuring a foreword by Jim Taylor, coauthor of DVD Demystified, this practical, irreverent guide:

  • Gives you comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of both new competing high definition DVD formats
  • Covers all-new, high definition authoring tools
  • Includes chapters devoted to audio and video acquisition, graphics design, compression, quality control, and replication
  • Reveals how to achieve new levels of interactivity through graphic user interfaces (GUIs)
  • Provides proven advice on avoiding production pitfalls and troubleshooting
  • Helps you navigate and utilize content protection and digital rights management as well as the Advanced Access Content System (AACS) standard

Taking DVD Demystified to the next level, High Definition DVD Handbook is your guide to the new wave of DVD production.

“should be required reading in any world-class DVD facility.” -Benn Carr, VP of New Technology, Walt Disney Studios, Burbank, CA


    Table of Contents

    Table of Figures and Tables
    Chapter 1: Introduction
    Chapter 2: Lights, Camera...Action!
    Chapter 3: Pictures and Sound
    Chapter 4: Coding Technologies
    Chapter 5: Persistent Storage
    Chapter 6: Network/Streaming Technologies
    Chapter 7: The HD DVD Format
    Chapter 8: The Blu-ray Disc Format
    Chapter 9: Compression and Authoring Tools
    Chapter 10: Setting Up for Production
    Chapter 11: Project Design and Planning
    Chapter 12: Graphic Design
    Chapter 13: Compression
    Chapter 14: Authoring/Programming
    Chapter 15: Quality Control (QC)
    Chapter 16: So, You Think You're Done
    Chapter 17: Advanced Access Content System (AACS)
    Chapter 18: Blu-ray Disc's BD+