Adobe® Encore® CS3 is the Adobe Premiere Pro’s disc authoring application. Reach the widest possible audience with Adobe Encore CS3 software, now included with Adobe Premiere® Pro CS3. Explore the rich set of creative tools for DVD and Blu-ray Disc authoring and SWF export to the web.
Now that Premiere Pro is back on the Mac, you can use Encore CS3 on both Intel® based Mac and Windows systems. See how Encore CS3 is the right choice for easy production of full-featured, menu-driven DVD and Blu-ray projects, on disc and the web.
Use the Encore CS3 Interface to its full potential for a quick and organized work flow.
Learn the foundation on how to build simple and complex menus.
Design and Edit Menus in Photoshop.
Preview and Test the Menu System you create.
Build and Export to DVD, Blu-Ray, and even Flash.
Chapter I: TOURING THE INTERFACE & ITS CAPABILITIES (14 min)
Project, Menu, Monitor & Flowchart Panels
Properties, Character & Timeline Panels
Library, Styles & Layers Panels
Previewing a Disc
Chapter II: BASIC MENU FUNCTIONALITY (32 min)
Working with Timelines
Setting Chapter Markers
Menu Template & Properties
Automating a Scene Index
Check for Errors & Set Main Menu Navigation
Previewing & Building the Disc
Chapter III: DESIGNING CUSTOM MENUS (35 min)
Importing Files as Menus
Understanding Button Layers
Setting Up a Basic Scene Index
Creating a Button from Scratch in Photoshop®
Assigning Color Sets to Button Highlights
Building the Main Menu & Setting Navigation
Animating Buttons & Adding Transitions
Integrating After Effects® to Create Motion Menus
Chapter IV: BURNING A DISC & EXPORTING TO FLASH® (24 min)
Jason Barbosa is an editor and director who honed his production skills at William Paterson University. After studying Communication, Broadcast and Film, he began freelancing on small productions in New York City, building up his arsenal of production equipment, before eventually going it on his own. He currently produces events, music videos and promotional videos for Stand-up comedians. When he isn’t working on a production, you can find Jason in the studio presenting and teaching, or logged onto one of his multi player PC games, another one of his other passions.
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