Christopher D.

Christopher D.

Graphic designer, Art Director, DTP, 10+ yrs exp, professional

Los Angeles, United States



What's the difference

My mantra is "The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right."

I'm a highly skilled & experienced in all things about the printed word -- that might be creative and/or technical writing or it might be print book design & publication (specializing in creating printer-ready files for CreateSpace, Lightning Source, Lulu and other Print-On-Demand services) and converting manuscripts into the popular eBook formats (.mobi for Kindle and epub…


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Work History & Feedback

Workbook layout/typesetting

Fixed Price $222
“Chris formatted and professionally laid out a workbook for me. He was great. Not only is he skilled, he answered my many questions and I felt he was a real business partner.”


Travel Content Editors

6 hrs @ $16.96/hr
Earned $93
“Thank you for your work.”


Edit DVD Cover Insert Design

Fixed Price $28
“While working on this project Chris proved himself to be conscientious, a pleasure to communicate with and extremely reliable. Nothing was too much trouble and he demonstrated that he was determined to make sure that I was completely happy with his work on the task at hand. I would thoroughly recommend him and hope to work with him again in the future.”


Best Strength Training Exercises for Women

Fixed Price $75
“Thank you for a job well done. A++”


Film Project 1

Fixed Price $180
“Chris did a fabulous and timely job for us.We will definitely use him again!”


Creative Editor needed

Fixed Price $25
“Very very happy with the work Chris has done for me! :)”


Book layout

Fixed Price $75
Job in progress

Article writer

Fixed Price $28
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Adobe InDesign CS3 Test


Adobe Indesign CS4 Test (Mac Version)


Adobe Photoshop 6.0


Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)


English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


Microsoft Word 2010 Test


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers