A fast, reliable freelance editor with 15 years' experience in the UK trade and academic publishing industry. Whether you are an author, publishing house, academic or else, I can help you to ready your content for publication.
A full project for Boydell & Brewer to produce a 327-page book, including a colour plate section (released January 2020).
My duties included:
- liaising with the author and the publishing house
- editing in both English and Portuguese
- typesetting the galley proofs in InDesign following the series template;
- inserting authors' and publisher's corrections to the proofs;
- restoring and optimising the b/w and CMYK illustrations to printing standards using Adobe Photoshop;
- producing a colour plate section;
- checking and amending the index;
- delivering the print-ready pdf within the timeframe.