Douglas Dixon is a technologist and author who has worked in the "Video Valley" of Princeton, N.J. for more than 20 years, at the bleeding edge where advanced consumer video applications meet personal computers. He recently authored How to Use Adobe Premiere 6.5, and also writes regularly on technology and business for Camcorder and Computer Video magazine and the U.S. 1 Newspaper in Princeton.
As a technology leader at Sarnoff Corp., and previously as a software product manager at Intel Corp., Doug has extensive experience developing multimedia and web technology into consumer products. As a technology writer, Doug is a contributing editor for Camcorder and Computer Video and Digital Photographer magazines.
Although he writes about new and cutting-edge technology, Doug's focus is on making technology understandable and useful for real people. For more on these topics, see his Manifest Technology web site at www.manifest-tech.com.