I love everything about the artistic process! I am a visualist with a marketing eye and a passion for photography, video production and graphic design! I am a creative director who loves to teach and I believe in hands on learning, showing examples and getting the student to research the process for themselves so I can be assured they are truly understanding the principles. Although my roots are in fashion design and fashion photography, the skills I have learned over the last 30 years ha... [more]
Lightroom has become such an important program to most photographers who are looking to take their photography interest to the next level. I now use Adobe Lightroom for about 80% of my work on a photograph. It can do almost everything that is needed for most of my photography work and it integrates so beautifully with Adobe Photoshop. I think it is a program that every photographer should be skilled for organizing and streamlining their photography workflow.
As a person with a passion for technology and for telling a story, video production/creation was a natural fit. For over 20 years I have been a creative director and using that passion for producing people, product and marketing videos. When you combine that with my love for teaching / coaching (my teaching style) then you end up with the best of both worlds. I love watching the creation process come alive in students as they learn how to apply the technology to the artistic vision they have in their head.