Olav Martin Kvern is an award-winning illustrator, graphic designer, software developer, and writer. He contributed to the design of the InDesign software and wrote the first draft of the users manual for Adobe's User Education Department. He is the author of Real World Adobe InDesign 1.5
David Blatner is a Seattle-based graphic arts consultant He is the author or co-author of a number of books from Peachpit Press, including Real World Adobe Photoshop 6, Real World Scanning and Halftones 2nd Edition, and The QuarkXPress 4 Book. He speaks at conferences and seminars around North America and Japan, including Seybold, Macworld, Thunderlizard, and more.