updated 05:40 pm EDT, Mon April 7, 2003
Berkeley-based Peachpit Press will publish the , a new series of digital media training titles certified by Apple Computer. Each of the initial titles in the new Apple Pro Training Series focuses on one of the powerhouse digital audio or video apps that Apple plans to showcase at April's NAB event: Final Cut Express, Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro, Logic, and Shake. Each chapter of these hands-on guides represents a complete lesson in some aspect of the software covered with a project to complete, a review section, and exercises to reinforce the lessons. An accompanying DVD includes lesson files. Pricing is $45 per kit. Availability will begin this month.