Company Profile

SL Digital, Inc. is a graphics company that was created with one thing in mind, to meet all of our customers' needs.

Our services range from high quality DVD encoding and authoring, including state-of-the-art graphic menus, to hi resolution scanning, color graphics, and final film for print. We specialize in the Entertainment Industry with clients including Blockbuster Entertainment, MGM, Mainline Releasing, Trimark/Lion's Gate Home Video, Liberty International, Celebrity Home Video, Cleopatra Records, and Entertainment Calendars. We also provide other services to the fashion industry as well, with clients including Charlotte Russe, Rampage, Jonathan Martin, Hype Shoes, Privilege, Madeline/Nicole Shoes, Glendale Galleria, Stacy Adams, and Claire Pettibone. We have the highest quality equipment available and expert staff with years of experience and training to ensure that all of our clients' expectations are met.

We offer the highest quality DVD encoding and authoring, from straight linear transfers to complex interactive menus and special features. This is accomplished with our Sonic Solutions Creator DVD workstations. We can encode from our Sony Digital Betacam deck, or our Beta SP 3/4" deck to our state-of-the-art Sonic Encoding Cards which output the cleanest Mpeg-2 digital video available. We also offer Dolby Digital Stereo sound or Dolby Digital Surround sound through our Tascam DA-98 audio deck. Our special features include Broadcast quality video, 3-D animation, interactive menus, motion menus, multi-angle selection, scene selection, subtitles, widescreen option, and Surround sound. We can create DVD 5, 9, and 10. DVD menus can be created with a wide variety of software including Adobe After Affects, Adobe Photoshop, NewTek Light Wave, Corel Bryce, Macromedia Flash, Macromedia DreamWeaver, and Cleaner. We can create still menus as well as motion and 3D menus, and can even edit your video with the Final Cut Pro software. Whether it is a feature film presentation for the end user, a sales presentation, or marketing materials we will help you provide the best DVD presentation available.

Our prepress department is equipped with the latest technology in scanning, imaging, and digital proofing. Your originals can be scanned to digital images through our DS Screen SG-747 hi resolution drum scanner with two different size drums; a small drum for enlargements up to 3000 percent, and a large drum for originals up to 22 x 25 in. We offer a wide variety of design and retouch work including photo retouching and image composition, professional design and typesetting, and special color enhancement. We support both Macintosh and PC platforms with all the latest software including Photoshop 6.0, Quark XPress 4.1, Illustrator 9.0, Pagemaker 6.5, Freehand 9.0, Acrobat 4.0, CorelDraw 9, and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher. In addition, publications can be easily handled with our Imposition 2.5 publication software, saving you a tremendous amount of money on your printing / stripping costs. We have a large font library with typefaces such as Adobe, Fontbank, Fontek, Key, Opti, and Truetype fonts. We can also generate UPC codes for your convenience.We offer the highest quality of digital proofs, from die sublimation color prints to large format plots. Our die sublimation prints are output on a 3M / Imation 2740 digital proofer with prints up to 12 x 18 in. Plots are handled by a Hewlett Packard DesignJet 3000CP large format plotter at 600dpi. with plots up to 54 in. x 100 ft.

Our web design team creates unique and well-designed content to attract, intrigue, and retain visitors to your site. It is the content that actually reaches out and pulls in the end user to communicate your philosophy and message. Through copy, graphics, images, music, video and animation, we design and create content that is diverse and yet consistent. Our web team will ensure that our web design gels with your overall company image. We then illustrate, design, and execute via the latest technology including video streaming, music, and animation to deliver maximum value of content. Some of our special features include, Flash animation, Windows Media, Real Player, and Quicktime video streaming.