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PC Magazine Guide to Digital Video with CDROM
Synopses & Reviews
What does it take to make great digital video? The right equipment, the right skills, and Jan Ozer's advice.
PC Magazine's digital video authority delivers the details that will help you make videos you can be proud of. Here's the lowdown on which camera to choose (and why), how to shoot the best footage, how to capture the best sound, how to get your video from the camera to your computer, what to do when you get it there, and how to produce a showstopper from start to finish.
Author Jan Ozer offers expert advice on:
The book's CD-ROM includes audio and video files comparing consumer and prosumer camcorders and demonstrating techniques like noise removal; MyDV D, Pinnacle Studio, Ulead Video Studio, RealONE Player, muvee auto Producer trial versions, and more.
Book News Annotation:
A PC Magazine contributing editor who has been testing digital video products for a decade offers advice on choosing and using digital camcorders, recorders, video editors, and DVD-authoring programs. Ozer also addresses upgrading computers for such applications, and advanced DVD production. The companion CD-ROM contains sample video material from the book and trial versions of nine applications (e.g. DVD Workshop, MovieFactory)
Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Packed with authoritative advice and instruction from the world’ s most trusted consumer technology magazine, which has more than six million readersOffers tips on choosing digital video products, shooting great video with several leading products, advanced techniques with Adobe Premiere and Vegas Video, guidance on creating DVDs, and streaming mediaBonus CD-ROM contains a sample video illustrating the capabilities of different cameras, practice digital video files, sample editing software, six free digital issues of PC Magazine, and a special digital subscription offer<P>
About the Author
Jan Ozer has worked with digital video since 1990, originally as VP of Marketing for Iterated Systems, a video compression developer, and thereafter as contributing editor to PC Magazine and E-Media. Since then, Jan has written three books on digital video and has instructed two- and three- day video compression seminars, most recently for the University of Wisconsin.
Table of Contents
Buying your equipment — Shooting your video — Video editing and production — DVD production.
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