Why do self-publishing authors need editors? Because it makes the same difference as making a film with your cell phone or making a film with a crew, director, good lighting, and high-quality film.”
Pretty good demonstration of why even experienced writers need editors.
. . . of words, paper, and sculpture: “Mysterious Paper Sculptures“ Apparently, there’s at least one die-hard book lover in Scotland!
Here’s an interesting article that looks at the transition from print to digital in the light of a much older transition—the one from scroll to codex (book). Surprising similarities: “From Scroll to Screen“
A panel on e-book publishing at the EAC conference, Editing in the Age of E-Everything, opened with the telling comment that it’s hard to answer questions about digital publishing because the answers might be different next week.