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Lesa Snider is on a mission to teach the world to create -- and use! -- better graphics. She's an internationally acclaimed speaker, stock photographer and founder of the creative tutorial site, www.PhotoLesa.com. Lesa is the author of the Missing Manual series of Photoshop books, several video training workshops on Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Camera Raw, and iPhoto (www.lesa.in/clvideos) and she's the coauthor of iPhoto '11: The Missing Manual. She's the Advanced Photoshop professor for the international graphic design school, www.Sessions.edu, and writes a regular column for Photoshop User, Elements Techniques, and Macworld magazines. Lesa also contributes frequently to Design-Tools.com (get 3 free issues at www.design-tools.com/3freelesa) and records free training videos for PlanetPhotoshop.com (www.lesa.in/lesaplanet). She's a long-time member of the Photoshop World Dream Team of instructors and can be spotted teaching at many other conferences and workshops around the globe. You can connect with her online on Facebook (www.Facebook.com/PhotoLesa), YouTube (www.YouTube.com/thePhotoLesa), Twitter (@PhotoLesa), or on www.PhotoLesa.com.
During free time, you'll find her carving the twisties on her sportbike, dressed up in her Star Trek best at a sci-fi convention, or hanging with fellow Apple Mac enthusiasts. Lesa is a proud member of the BMWMOA, F800 Riders Club, the Colorado Mac User Group (CoMUG.com) and the North Coast Mac User Group (NCMUG.com). She lives in Boulder, CO with her husband and two beautiful kitties.