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Blu-Ray Disc Demystified (Demystified)

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Publisher Comments:

The Latest Tips and Techniques for Getting the Maximum from Blu-ray Technology

Blu-ray Disc Demystified provides the most current information and applications available for this popular high-definition optical disc format. Written by a team of experts with a wide range of experience in DVD and high-definition production, this thorough, skill-building guide details Blu-ray's many features, formats, and applications.

Blu-ray Disc Demystified provides exhaustive coverage of the multitude of production and authoring processes, while explaining how the standard and high-definition DVD specifications dovetail and/or clash with related digital media standards. The authors also provide detailed descriptions of Blu-ray's strengths, as well as frank assessments of its weaknesses and common traps that often ensnare new users. Blu-ray Disc Demystified is the most comprehensive and practical guide available for navigating the numerous challenges, changes, and opportunities associated with Blu-ray technology.

Blu-ray Disc Demystified provides:

  • Detailed overview of Blu-ray technology
  • In-depth coverage of formats, features, and applications
  • The latest news on content protection
  • Tips on using Blu-ray in the home, office, and school
  • The facts behind the myths surrounding Blu-ray
  • Essential information regarding production
  • Interaction paradigms
  • Honest assessments of Blu-ray's pitfalls

Synopsis:

Get a grasp around the detailed explanations of Blu-ray production and authoringprocesses

As the war between Blu-ray and HD-DVD heats up Blu-ray DiscDemystified provides you with the most current Blue-rayinformation and applications available. It reflects the many challengesand changes that have occurred in the development andusage of this high-definition optical disc format. In addition tobasic technology, the authors explain how the standard and highdefinitionDVD specifications dovetail and/or clash with relateddigital media standards.

About the Author

Jim Taylor is senior vice president and general managerof the Advanced Technology Group at Sonic Solutions.

Charles G. Crawford is co-founder of TelevisionProduction Services, Inc.

Chirsten M. Armbrust is director of research anddevelopment at Technicolor

Michael Zink is director of advanced technologyat Technicolor.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071590921
Author:
Taylor, Jim
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Author:
Armbrust, Christen
Author:
Crawford, Charles
Author:
Crawford, Charles G.
Author:
Zink, Michael
Author:
Armbrust, Christen M.
Author:
Armbrust, Christian
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Television & Video
Subject:
Blu-ray, demystified, high definition
Subject:
CD-DVD Technology
Subject:
Electricity
Subject:
Digital video
Subject:
DVD videodiscs
Subject:
Communications-Video
Copyright:
Series:
Demystified
Publication Date:
September 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
9.18x7.30x1.03 in. 1.50 lbs.

Related Subjects

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"Synopsis" by , Get a grasp around the detailed explanations of Blu-ray production and authoringprocesses

As the war between Blu-ray and HD-DVD heats up Blu-ray DiscDemystified provides you with the most current Blue-rayinformation and applications available. It reflects the many challengesand changes that have occurred in the development andusage of this high-definition optical disc format. In addition tobasic technology, the authors explain how the standard and highdefinitionDVD specifications dovetail and/or clash with relateddigital media standards.

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