Publishers of technology books, eBooks, and videos for creative people

Peachpit Press

Whatever your skill level or learning style, no matter what topic you're looking for, we want to make sure you find a perfect fit. Choose from step-by-step techniques, task-based quick references, project-based tutorials, comprehensive references, and inspirational and instructional showcases of top new-media artists and designers. Peachpit tackles the worlds of design and graphics, the Web, digital imaging, and Macintosh from every angle.

Our Series

From Snapshots to Great Shots
From Snapshots to Great Shots is a beautiful and engaging how-to photography series that provides the perfect blend of instruction, inspiration, and reference for specific camera models, photography concepts, and image-editing software. The series features a clear, elegant design; outstanding images that truly partner with the text to educate and inspire; and a friendly, accessible voice that makes photographic knowledge pop off the page.

Visual QuickStart Guides
Get up and running in no time with these best-selling quick-reference guides. The key to their worldwide popularity: concise, step-by-step explanations of core tools and techniques in a task-based reference format, with plenty of screenshots to keep you on track as you work.

Develop and Design
The Develop and Design series demonstrates how to quickly start writing applications for a specific platform—whether the application is a mobile app or game, a script, a web service, or a desktop program. Series authors offer practical techniques and provide real-world advice and guidance. Each book is beautifully designed in full color and offers a fresh approach to application development that aligns perfectly with the needs of modern developers.

Peachpit is the proud publishing partner to Scott Kelby, the #1 photography techniques book author. President of KelbyOne, Scott has written the world's top-selling how-to digital photography books in his signature "show-me-how-to-do-it" voice, to teach readers step by step in conversational style. Some of his books include The Digital Photography Books, Parts 1–5; The Adobe Photoshop Book for Digital Photographers; The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Book for Digital Photographers; Photoshop for Lightroom Users; and more. In addition to Scott Kelby, Peachpit is home to several popular KelbyOne authors including RC Concepcion, Matt Kloskowski, Corey Barker, and more.