This is a really informative and easy to follow publication. Not only do you get the book but there are numerous lessons on the supplied DVD disc. You load all the lessons onto your hard drive then work through them at your own pace by following the instructions in the book, this is a very clever way of learning CS4. Once you have practiced on the supplied footage it is easy to apply the different techniques to your own video. There are also some other useful tips and tricks to help get the best from your video making, such as composition, camera angles and shooting methods. Add to this the very descriptive and non jargon way in which it was written makes this a very good tool for learning CS4.Well done Amazon on price and delivery.