DVD Video CD Reference
Samples from the TEST PATTERN
Yes we even have the "Indian Head"
Test Pattern from the 50's and 60's, plus many others!
all of the test patterns are in the original image format
on the DVD Video CD-ROM and ARE READABLE BY A STANDARD CD-ROM IN A PC!!
That's right- you can read
this CD in your DVD player OR your computer CD-ROM!
What does this mean for you? Well, if you are running a Non-Linear Editor or
other type of PC program where you need one of these video test patterns (like SMPTE Color Bars) for a leader, test, etc.,
you get them in the original format and resolution for use in other projects!
The images reside in the \pictures
directory on the DVD-Video CD and are in BMP, GIF, and JPEG formats at 768x576
resolution (for PAL compatibility) They can easily be resized by any Paint
program like PhotoShop to fit the resolution you need, like CCIR 720x486 or
There are many more test patterns not shown here...all full size, broadcast
quality signals. And, our exclusive Pattern Generator will display them FULL
SCREEN on your TV, video monitor, LCD projector, or big screen projection TV.
Features of the DVD Video CD Reference Suite:
- Samples of Waveforms as seen on
Waveform monitors and Vectorscopes to ensure you get it right
- Modern NTSC Test Patterns- every test
pattern you need, what it looks like, what it does, and how to use it, plus
full screen broadcast quality output using your NTSC enabled video card or
scan converter. They are all here, SMPTE, EIA, NTC7, Phillips, Pluge,
Crosshatch, Raster, Convergence, the works! Over 80 different styles and
resolutions are available on the DVD Video CD.
- The Classic Test Patterns- The
"Indian Head" from the 50's, the EIA and SMPTE patterns, even printable camera
tests known as "chip charts". All the great classics.
- LCD Monitor/LCD Video Projector Test
Patterns- have you ever had to setup a video projector and had trouble
getting the focus and contrast set right? Our test patterns make it easy?
- Menu Driven Test Pattern Generator-
lets you choose and display all the patterns full screen using your remote
- Multimedia Test Program- Check out
the most important multimedia features of your DVD Player to ensure it can
handle the job, check Color, Audio playback, Video Playback and much more.
- Video Countdown Generator- have you
ever wanted a good animated 5,4,3,2,1 countdown? well we have it!
Digital High quality with "beeps".
- Audio Test Tone Generator- 1
kilohertz at -6 DB the audio standard
- Safe Title Area Test Pattern- make
sure those graphics are lined up within the safe area of the TV screen
- Bars and Tone Generator- Full Field
EIA or SMPTE with 1 kilohertz at -6 DB!
- Picture show- Once you've got it
aligned, now you need to test it with high quality images...we provide a self
running picture show of stunning high quality full color images from around
the world to give your video system a true workout!
What can you do with the DVD Video CD
- Turn your DVD Player into a TV pattern
generator or sync generator rivaling systems costing thousands of dollars.
- Send test patterns through your entire video
system to align tape decks, projection TV's, monitors, etc.
- Align Projection TV's or LCD TV projectors
for color purity, RGB convergence, and picture alignment
- Align Home theatre video and audio systems
- Evaluate video equipment for quality of pass
through and reproduction
- Teach newbies about how NTSC video works and
show them how to align video correctly
- Make test tapes for VCR's VTR's such as
Betacam , S-VHS, U-matic 3/4", DVCPro, DVcam, and others
- Generate pure audio test tones to check out
your audio side of your video system
- Create countdown leaders for video tapes
A Basic Video Tutorial and Reference:
Included is an interactive video tutorial, measurement,
test, and reference All screens are fully detailed and many contain actual video
and waveforms that have been imported using computer video interfaces. You'll be
able to see how video is measured using waveform monitors and vectorscopes.
Here are some sample screens from the DVD
Video Reference Suite:
||This screen describes using a waveform monitor
or vectorscope to measure NTSC or PAL video Luminance and Chrominance
Levels. We provide you not only with the definitions, but also example
samples of how the signals should look and what the different components
||This screen describes how Full Field Color Bars
test Pattern relates to the S-VHS component video signal and compared to
NTSC or PAL composite video signal. Our easy to understand visuals help even
the novice see how video works.
||This screen describes the "multiburst" test
signal and how it is use to measure bandwidth of a composite video
signal. This is one of dozens of tutorial screens that show you how to
measure NTSC or PAL Video with a Waveform Monitor and Vectorscope.
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March 07, 2016