Providing DVD & CD authoring services to the San Francisco Bay Area including San Jose, Oakland, San Mateo, Alameda, Contra Costa and Marin Counties
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DVD & CD Authoring

Production City can convert almost any professional or consumer video format to DVD or CD. The following prices are for authoring of customer provided content. Prices may vary slightly based on specific customer requirements.

Production City also provides small and large quantity DVD & CD Duplications!
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DVD Authoring Options
We offer four levels of DVD authoring to meet any budget and menu requirements you may have:
 Basic Menu DVD Less than 1 hour $29.95
1 - 2 hours $39.95
 Automatic Thumbnail Menu DVD $69.95
 Custom Design Menu DVD $99 - $495
 DVD Mastering
for Mass Duplication Use

CD Authoring Options

Production City offers two basic options for video on CD. CD quality video is a highly compressed format and may need to be shrunk, or otherwise modified to fit onto a Data CD. We can produce CD videos on traditional CDs, mini CDs or business card size CDs.
 Conversion Only 1 - 5 minutes $25
6 - 15 minutes $50
16 - 60 minutes $100
60 - 120 minutes $150
 Interactive Video on CD $195 - $495

Basic DVDs

  Up to 2 hours $29.95
 Simple menu displaying title of video and a “play” button
 Imbedded chapter marks every five minutes accessible through your remote control skip button
 Provided in Black DVD safecase with black and white titling on cover and DVD disk face
 Same day service often available
 DVD-R format
DVD Menu

Multiple Thumbnail Icons

 Automatically generated thumbnail images appear on a menu screens for easy navigation
 Computer generated icons produced based on time and scene change recognition
 Provided in Black DVD safecase with all thumbnail images visible on outer case / DVD disk face has black lettering
 2 week turnaround
 DVD-R format

Custom Designed DVD

  $99 - $495
Production City can create a custom DVD menu interface incorporating your artwork, images and logo.
 Menu can integrate background music and object movement if desired
 Provided in a white or black DVD safecase with color printed label insert and color disk label
 1 - 2 week turnaround required
 DVD-R format

DVD Mastering for Mass Duplication Use

Production City can deliver large quantity, mass produced DVDs as well as produce a DVD Glass Master or DLT for duplication use. Please call to discuss your specific project.

Video Format Conversions for CD

Simple conversions from almost any professional or consumer video format to MPEG 1, Windows Media Player (WMP), Quicktime, Real Media, etc. are available on CD. CD will be packaged with a black and white label in see through jewel case.
Pricing: 1 - 5 minutes $25
6 - 15 minutes $50
16 - 60 minutes $100
60 - 120 minutes $150

Interactive Video on CD

  $195 - $495
Production City can create an interactive menu system for video on CD. This product can have the look and feel of a web site, DVD menu, or powerpoint type presentation and can include the following features:
 Autoplay feature when disk is inserted to simplify use
 Imbedded video viewer to optimizing viewing
 Integration of video content and other images
 Web links to relevant on-line pages so your CD can be kept up to date at all times
 E-mail link for easy contact
 Music or voiceover playing over main menu to welcome an instruct viewer
 Integration of logo or other graphics in main menu and surrounding the video as a border
 Black and white or color disk labels
 See-through jewel case standard / Other custom packaging available upon request