Our look is the result of reader comments, our own experimentation, and feedback from distribution channels. Distinctive covers complement our distinctive approach to technical topics, breathing personality and life into potentially dry subjects.
Emily Quill was the production editor and proofreader for Digital Audio Essentials. Rachel Wheeler was the copyeditor. Peter Ryan and Emily Quill did the typesetting and page makeup. Matt Hutchinson and Claire Cloutier provided quality control. Julie Hawks wrote the index.
Emma Colby designed the cover of this book using Photoshop 5.5 and QuarkXPress 4.1. The cover images of fields are from Photos.com. Karen Montgomery produced the cover layout with QuarkXPress 4.1 using Adobe Syntax and Linotype Birka fonts.
David Futato and Melanie Wang designed the interior layout using InDesign CS. This book was converted from Microsoft Word to InDesign CS by Joe Wizda. The text and heading fonts are Linotype Birka and Adobe Myriad Condensed; the sidebar font is Adobe Syntax; and the code font is TheSans Mono Condensed from LucasFont. The illustrations and screenshots that appear in the book were produced by Robert Romano, Jessamyn Read, and Lesley Borash using Macromedia FreeHand MX and Adobe Photoshop CS.