TITLE

DECONSTRUCTING DVDS: RE-EDITING YOUR DVDS

AUTHOR(S)
Dixon, Douglas
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
DV: Digital Video;Nov2004, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article looks at the new tools and formats for revising, re-editing and reauthoring DVDs. The model for DVD authoring has been similar to that of movie making or music recording, which involves a huge effort to produce. However, professional DVD re-editing relief is on the way. There are two main trends: DVD copying tools that can extract selected tracks and elements from a disc, and DVD re-editing formats that save authoring information on a disc to allow it to be recreated. These approaches are demonstrated by examining a variety of DVD applications to deconstruct, extract and re-edit the contents of DVD discs.
ACCESSION #
15444187

 

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