Previous experience of working on New Computer Express and ACE, Rod arrived at Amstrad Action issue 51 and holds the record for longest serving Editor: 39 issues and over three years. He left to work as Editor at Future Publishing’s Leisure publishing section. He has written, or co-written, many computing and games books. He has written for many publications including PC Plus, PC Answers, PC Format, and the weekly 'Computing for beginners' style magazine Computeractive. He also runs a Digital Imaging web site where photographers at all levels of expertise can find out more about the terms, concepts and techniques behind photography.