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Chapter 13. DVD and Blu-ray Design > Approach to Designing Menus and Interactiv...

Approach to Designing Menus and Interactive Projects

What’s our secret to designing good menus? It’s easy; function should drive the design (not the other way around). What we mean is that way too many menus for DVD and Blu-ray titles seem to be about designers showing off their design skills and not serving the needs of the greater purpose.

A menu for a Blu-ray or DVD piece is an informational graphic. It is meant to guide viewers in finding the material that they want to consume. We believe that menus should be tasteful and minimalist whenever possible. Always remember your purpose; let design be a servant to content (rather than making design into content).


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