Making a ‘play-then-pause’ DVD in DVD Studio Pro

July 23, 2005

Here’s a quick ‘how-to’ provided by Buzz Miller (who got it from Nick Fox-Gieg ) on how to design a DVD in Apple’s DVD Studio Pro app that will play one clip then pause on black, then play the next clip and pause etc.
If you’re doing a VLOBLIVE event short-handed and need to know that there is NO WAY to play the wrong thing on the DVD, this is a good approach.

Thanks Buzz.

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preview monitors – how many to have?

July 23, 2005

Preview monitors are the TVs or video monitors that show you what’s happening on the various inputs to your video mixer or switcher. This ensures that you know what’s coming next when you are mixing video. The question is….how many do you need? As is often the case the easy answer is the most expensive answer – one per video input, but let’s look at some alternatives.

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Tips to consider when using static cameras for IMAG

July 13, 2005

Static cameras, i.e. cameras set up on a single fixed shot may seem like an attractive option if you have more cameras than you have operators. They can be very useful, but they have their drawbacks, some of which are outlined here…

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