About

 

Since 1998 the company is dedicated to produce state of the art documentation tools for conservation with a strong focus on ease of use and platform independence. 

The faces behind DiVisual®

Andreas Franz

AF15 3

Founder & Owner

Dipl. Conservator-Restorer FH

Andreas Franz has been the managing director of DiVisual since he founded the company in 1998. He is responsible for the quality and the general concept of the „Mapping System“ (MSv7). Andreas is „Adobe® Solution Partner - Silver“ which is the second highest level of solution partnership with Adobe®.
Andreas has a background as conservator for fine arts where he holds a masters degree from the University of Arts (BUA) in Bern, Switzerland.
For over 20 years he is running a conservation studio and works as an expert for Museums and Cultural Heritage Institutions throughout Europe. His deep knowledge of conservation and documentation needs in conservation flowed directly in to the development of the „Mapping System“.


Evgeny Trefilov
Freelance software engineer

Saint-Petersburg, Russia based Evgeny is responsible for the relaunch and mayor update of the popular DiVisual Mapping System MSv8. 
He is specialized in automation of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Sketch through scripts & plugins.
Evgeny is a very agile thinker and solid programmer. His skills include Adobe applications crossplatform (OS X/Windows) scripts in JavaScript, Adobe InDesign/Photoshop/Illustrator extensions (CEP panels), Complex data merge, data driven layouts (XML/CSV/JSON/XLS), automated layout processing in InDesign. Data extraction from InDesign to CSV/XML EasyCatalog based solutions Sketch plugins, Plug-in programming (PhotoShop automation plugins, filter plugins, OpenCV integration), OS X standalone applications (Cocoa/Objective-C), C++, XML. 
Graphic design, typography & layout (Adobe InDesign, Adobe PhotoShop) Web layouts and programming (HTML/CSS/PHP - CakePHP/MySQL/JavaScript - jQuery). Pre-press & imposition (Adobe Acrobat, PitStop, Farrukh Imposition Publisher).
It's his work that made the new release stabel and fast. (Evgeny's Upwork profile)