Dave is the principal of Xmplar, and has been a qualified professional editor since obtaining a Graduate Diploma in Editing and Publishing from the University of Southern Queensland in 2006. He is currently studying the tekom certificate in technical communication.
Memberships: Society for Technical Communication (STC), Australian Society for Technical Communication (NSW) and Canberra Society of Editors.
Web development: XSLT and CSS stylesheet development, XML-based production of WebHelp technical documentation (DocBook and DITA), SVG design for interactive visual documents, HTML editing.
Specializations: Development of scalable vector graphics interactive documentation. Design of XML-based ebook production stylesheets (cop-e-boox). Redrawing of figures, charts and maps using Adobe Illustrator. Scientific book editing and desktop publishing of technical books and reports.