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Our Instructors

Our Teachers/Instructors are unique in their respective fields, and carefully chosen to be a part of our Center. They produce work that leads not follows, believe that encouragement is a critical teaching attribute, and have the certification, experience, and professional recognition necessary to help you learn and grow your work. They have a passion to teach, and a passion to create great photographs, video, design, and illustration art. They share our mission statement values and commitment to education. As a student, our teachers are your path forward; to us they are the best who are committed to developing the best.

Andrew Strauss

Illustrator ACI, InDesign
Andrew is an Adobe Certified Training Provider and the primary instructor for Adobe InDesign and Illustrator Courses available at the California Center for the Digital…
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David LaNeve CPP

Head Photography Course Instructor
David LaNeve’s portrait photography is to put it simply, much more than a portraiture. Yes, his images reveal character, timeliness, and certainly capture moments that…
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Dr. Jose E. Quintanilla M.Photog.CR, CPP, M-PPC

Certified Professional Photographer Instructor
Jose E. Quintanilla has risen through the ranks since he revealed his passion for photography at his fifteenth years of age in his native Nicaragua.…
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Jim Banks

James Banks became interested in photography 35 years ago and adapted this interest to his primary law enforcement and emergency medical management careers. While assigned to…
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Karen Schuenemann

Wildlife Photographer
Karen Schuenemann is an award winning wildlife and nature photographer. Her work has been shown internationally as well as in local exhibitions. She has led…
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Sarah Hovey

Adobe Certified Expert
Sarah Hovey is an Adobe Certified Expert and active Lifestyle Photographer in Orange County, CA. Sarah is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Design…
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Tim Mathiesen

Tim Mathiesen has over 50 years experience in the photographic industry. His experience ranges from operating his own business to marketing management positions at several…
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Tim Meyer

Master Photographer, Educator, Author
Award winner and Master Photographer Tim Meyer is passionate about the field of photography. With over 35 years as a professional photographer, he brings experience…
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