Apple has released an update to its DVD authoring application - DVD Studio Pro 1.1.

Priced at £680 DVD Studio Pro allows the authoring of DVD-Video discs.

The 1.1 update is a free download to users of DVD Studio Pro 1.0. It includes improved detection and handling of unrendered Final Cut Pro sequences, improved bit-rate encoding and an updated users manual. This beefed-up version also includes support for third-party external DVD-R drives.

DVD Studio Pro 1.1 is available to download from Apple's Software Updates Section.