After finishing this book, I hope you are excited about the possibilities Sound Forge® brings to your audio work. My advice: roll up your sleeves and start working: Record, edit, experiment, encode, and let your ears help you decide what sounds best.
Keep Learning, Too.
Here are a couple of related resources to further your education:
Audio Postproduction for Digital Video, by Jay Rose (CMPBooks)
Musician’s Guide to Home Recording, by Mclan and Wichman (Simon and Shuster)
Mastering Audio, by Bob Katz (Focal Press)
Sound for Film and Television, by Tomlinson Holman (Focal Press)
Voice-Actors Guide to Home Recording, Fisher and Hogan (Artistpro)
and the VASST (Video-Audio-Surround-Streaming-Training) home: www.vasst.com