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Designing Menus with Encore DVD by John Skidgel

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Additional Techniques

In this last chapter I discuss 16:9 menus, slideshows, and advanced motion menu techniques.

Creating 16:9 Menus

A 16:9 has an aspect ratio similiar to that of film. The main reason to create menus with a 16:9 aspect ratio is to watch video that was shot with a camera that produces 16:9 images.

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Figure 9-1: 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios

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Insert the book’s DVD into your computer and open the Tutorials folder. Copy the Chapter 9 folder to the local hard disk before beginning these tutorials.

Tutorial 21: Create a 16:9 Still Menu ...

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