Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, and InDesign; Luminous Works' lead instructor, started teaching over 20 years ago. With a background in education, physics, and photography, he has spent most of the last decade teaching and doing desktop publishing. In 2003, Steve left Ivey Seright (he was their senior instructor) and founded the company that was to become Luminous Works, llc. Steve/Luminous Works has built production workflows for many companies and regularly helps Adobe Systems prepare Certified Expert exams. For five and a half years, Steve was the proud chapter representative for the Seattle InDesign User Group. He has taught in the Design Department of Cornish College of the Arts where he was awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award, Seattle Central Community College, and the University of Washington Extension.