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Old Themes Name Theater Notes Red drapes open and close to reveal a drop zone while soft music plays in the background. Text buttons. Bad fonts and a disappearing drop zone. Overlapping books, one containing a drop zone. Folk guitar music. Text buttons. Very pleasant. iDVD's Built-in Themes Book Projector Gen Y A projector appears to play a movie (actually, a black-and-white drop zone with an overlay). Old-fash- ioned projector clicks and hisses provide an extra layer of realism. A fun theme, but its text buttons are small and hard to read. Cool funky music drives a styl- ish grunge presentation with a central drop zone. Well-designed text buttons. Well-built, balanced theme. Central drop zone. Text buttons. Overall, gray and uninspired. Some designer had a bad morn- ing. Picture-in-Picture Brush Strokes Beige theme with black text but- tons and a drop zone that appears to paint itself onto the screen. (This is what happens when designers get carried away with the video effect called motion masking.) chapter17:designingidvdthemes 415