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Encore CS3 Essential Training

with Chad Perkins

Video: Welcome

Anyone interested in authoring DVDs and Blu-ray Discs using Encore can learn all the essentials.
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  1. 15m 39s
    1. Welcome
      1m 33s
    2. What is Encore?
      3m 18s
    3. Welcome, Mac users!
      2m 22s
    4. About Night of the Living Dead
      1m 28s
    5. Using the exercise files
      1m 15s
    6. Overview of the Encore workflow
      5m 43s
  2. 18m 40s
    1. Understanding disc formats
      6m 45s
    2. Technical video and DVD concepts
      6m 22s
    3. Balancing quality and file size
      5m 33s
  3. 35m 26s
    1. Setting up a new project
      2m 11s
    2. Understanding the interface
      7m 50s
    3. Importing files and the new rules in Encore CS3
      5m 28s
    4. Bringing in items as DVD elements
      2m 8s
    5. Understanding the Project panel
      7m 25s
    6. Using the Properties panel
      5m 22s
    7. Exploring the Library panel
      5m 2s
  4. 12m 54s
    1. Understanding menus
      3m 41s
    2. About scene selection menus
      2m 43s
    3. Using the Menu Viewer and the Menus panel
      1m 39s
    4. Creating motion menus
      4m 51s
  5. 15m 3s
    1. About timelines
      2m 45s
    2. Using the Monitor
      3m 18s
    3. Using chapter markers
      2m 44s
    4. Adding chapter markers automatically
      2m 14s
    5. Working with video in a timeline
      2m 40s
    6. Using the Timeline Viewer and the Timelines panel
      1m 22s
  6. 15m 5s
    1. Creating links with the Properties panel
      5m 33s
    2. Using the Flowchart to create links
      6m 24s
    3. Setting user permissions
      3m 8s
  7. 23m 35s
    1. Adding text and drop shadows
      4m 19s
    2. Using the Character panel to create better text
      6m 49s
    3. Being creative with styles
      5m 10s
    4. Aligning and distributing
      3m 24s
    5. Transforming objects
      3m 53s
  8. 21m 45s
    1. Understanding buttons
      3m 24s
    2. Black arrow vs. white arrow
      3m 12s
    3. Animating buttons
      3m 14s
    4. Button routing
      3m 16s
    5. Creating DVD
      3m 40s
    6. Overriding end actions
      4m 59s
  9. 9m 15s
    1. Understanding subpictures
      1m 34s
    2. Subpicture states
      1m 54s
    3. About subpicture highlights and Menu Color Sets
      5m 47s
  10. 20m 0s
    1. Using audio in Encore
      2m 43s
    2. Adding audio to menus
      1m 8s
    3. Adding multiple languages
      7m 42s
    4. Creating and importing subtitles
      2m 0s
    5. Editing and changing the timing of subtitles
      2m 54s
    6. Changing subtitle colors
      3m 33s
  11. 15m 21s
    1. Slideshow basics
      4m 41s
    2. Adding transitions to slides
      3m 6s
    3. Adding animation to slides
      2m 37s
    4. Syncing slideshows to audio
      3m 46s
    5. Slideshows and bit budgeting
      1m 11s
  12. 12m 36s
    1. Using playlists
      7m 39s
    2. Using chapter playlists
      4m 57s
  13. 27m 0s
    1. Making DVD games
      7m 0s
    2. Working with replacement layers
      3m 24s
    3. Using menu transitions
      3m 34s
    4. Looping menus
      5m 29s
    5. Automatically generating a chapter index
      2m 48s
    6. Setting poster frames
      3m 0s
    7. Previewing your Encore authoring on an external monitor
      1m 45s
  14. 27m 26s
    1. Previewing your DVD
      4m 11s
    2. Checking your project for errors
      2m 58s
    3. Multiple ways to author
      4m 15s
    4. Output to Blu-ray
      3m 23s
    5. Output to a Flash website (SWF)
      4m 51s
    6. Adding DVD-ROM content to your disk
      1m 53s
    7. Copy protection and region coding
      2m 46s
    8. Testing your DVD
      3m 9s
  15. 17m 35s
    1. Moving from Premiere Pro CS3 to Encore
      2m 39s
    2. Creating After Effects comps from Encore
      4m 54s
    3. Using Dynamic Link
      3m 13s
    4. Creating Encore assets from After Effects
      1m 18s
    5. Photoshop's secret Encore DVD codes
      5m 31s
  16. 8m 25s
    1. Putting it all together: Building a simple DVD
      8m 25s
  17. 43s
    1. Summary and goodbye

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Encore CS3 Essential Training
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Encore CS3 Essential Training will assist anyone interested in authoring DVDs and Blu-ray Discs with everything from setting up a new project to designing and creating links and navigation to adding language tracks and subtitles. Adobe Certified Instructor Chad Perkins also demonstrates how to create and edit slideshows, work with video in a timeline, create Flash movies of DVD presentations (without leaving Encore or knowing Flash), and integrate Encore with other CS3 applications. Exercise files accompany the tutorials.



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Q: How do I loop a slideshow in Encore CS3?
A: The solution to loop any object is to set its end action to be the beginning of that object. For example, to loop a slideshow, set the end action of the slideshow to be the beginning of the slideshow.





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