updated 06:45 pm EST, Tue December 9, 2003
Peachpit: DVD Studio Pro
Peachpit recently released "Apple Pro Training Series: DVD Studio Pro 2" ($45), a guide to Apple's DVD authoring software. The book uses detailed step-by-step instructions illustrated with screenshots and reinforced with end-of-chapter review questions to teach the basics of creating professional-looking DVDs. Topics covered include storyboarding, bit-budgeting, encoding audio and video, creating still and motion menus, interactivity and navigation, camera angles, and more.