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DVD Authoring and Conversion Services

Our team of multimedia authoring specialists will provide you with a finished DVD that looks and plays great. We offer creative professional menu design with custom graphics and development using the latest technology and leading applications.

Just supply us with your finished video on any standard format and ProAction Media will do the rest.

Basic Encoding to DVD Package | Starts at $99
Basic Encoding to DVD Package.
Intermediate DVD Package | Starts at $195
Intermediate DVD Package.

Up to 120 minutes of video from approved master formats listed. Autoplay with no menus but option for incremental chapters (3, 5, or 10 minute increments consistent throughout DVD) accessible during playback of video. Compatible with most DVD players but not quite as compatible as a fully authored DVD.

Up to 120 minutes of video from approved master format or slideshow (motion or static) with customer supplied digital photos. Autoplay with no menus but option for incremental chapters (3, 5, or 10 minute increments consistent throughout DVD) accessible during playback of video. Compatible with most DVD players..

Encoding with DVD Menu Design | Starts at $395
Encoding with DVD Menu Design.
Commercial Release Pro Package | Starts at $1,000
Commercial DVD Release Pro Package.

Up to 120 minutes of video from approved master format with option for a static/motion slideshow with customer supplied digital photos at no additional charge. Professional main menu design with your custom graphics or motion/animated elements using your video, logos, etc. Up to 10 custom chapter points.
Add $100 for up to 10 more custom chapter points.
Add $100 per customized sub-menu.

Up to 120 minutes of video from approved master format with option for a static/motion slideshow at no additional charge. Professional main menu design with your custom graphics or motion/animated elements using your video, logos, etc. Up to 3 submenus and 25 custom chapter points. CSS Encryption and Copy Protection. Single layer of DLT Mastering Output, add $200 for DVD-9 masters requiring a second DLT output for second layer.

Master Video Formats Accepted

  • Video tape formats accepted
    • BetaSP
    • DVCam
    • VHS
    • SVHS
    • U-Matic
  • Camcorder tapes
    • MiniDV
    • VHS-C
    • Hi8 (AKA “Digital 8” or “8mm” cassette)
    • Consumer Beta (B-II or B-III)

Other Formats Accepted

  • Note $300 extra charge for work with DigiBeta format.
  • Reel to reel formats (8mm, 16mm, Super8, etc) require “telecine” and possibly “wetgate” treatment¬† ($50 setup fee + .35-.55 / ft + standard authoring fees).
  • Other players may be available, please call for more info

Itemized List

  • Custom menu authoring - $99/menu
  • Additional motion video thumbnails – add $99 per set of 6 thumbnails
  • Custom video chapter point authoring – add $99 per increment of 10 chapters required
  • 5.1 Surround authoring from customer supplied audio streams - $99
  • Customer supplied directors commentary, alternate language, alternate audio tracks authoring - $99
  • DLT Output Mastering (with or without CSS Encryption) - $300 the first DVD layer, $200 per addl.
  • Subtitles/Closed Captioning – add $99 to author from customer supplied files (.stl, .son, .txt, .scr, .cc or .scc)
  • Subtitles/Closed Captioning – to create Subtitles/CC without customer supplied streams - $250 setup fee + $6/min of video if transcript is provided in digital file, if we must transcribe then $9/min of video, translations at $35/min of video)
  • $300 extra charge for the following formats: DigiBeta
  • Video Editing/Audio/Post-Production - $100/hr
  • Multimedia CD-ROM programming using Macromedia Director - $100/hr
  • Typical Enhanced CD for band with splash page, video embedding and links to lyrics/website/etc - $495
  • Audio Transfers –$2/min with $100 minimum
  • Audio Restoration (helps clean up pops, hums and ambient background noise) – add $1/min to transfer
  • (Acceptable audio formats to/from include all acceptable video sources, DAT, Cassette, Vinyl, DA8/ADAT, 2” Tape, MiniDisc, all common digital file formats)
  • For authoring services without replication or duplication, add $250