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Creating a Custom DVD in Premiere Pro and Encore

by Ron Friedman

This tutorial takes you through the process of creating a custom DVD using Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Photoshop CC, and Encore CS6. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Encore CS6.

What you'll learn

This tutorial takes you through the process of creating a custom DVD using Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Photoshop CC, and Encore CS6. We discuss importing clips, video and audio transitions, editing together video from multiple camera sources, exporting your project to Encore, creating Chapter Markers in Encore, creating menus in Encore, creating custom menus in Photoshop, linking your video and menus for DVD functionality, exporting your completed DVD to its final format, and creating packaging design materials in Photoshop. By the end of this tutorial, you will have taken raw footage and elements and combined them into a professional looking DVD for all to enjoy. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Encore CS6.

About the author

Ron comes from a performance background with over 21 years of experience as a Character Animator. Starting in traditional 2D animation, Ron made the conversion to 3D along with the rest of the industry and has never looked back. He has worked in Feature Animation (Pagemaster, Swan Princess), Visual Effects Animation for Film (Van Helsing, Lemony Snicket, The Mist, Snakes On A Plane), and Videogame Animation (Robot Rising, Immortal City, City Of Heroes, Adam Blaster) and was Animation Supervisor ... more

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