"the glitterguru"




Suzette Troche-Stapp aka “the glitterguru” has been putting pixels through their paces since the early age of sixteen, "the glitterguru" is a Director, Content Creator, Internationally published Photographer, Artist and Author. In the digital imaging & web design world since its inception in the early 1980’s, she is widely recognized throughout her industry. Suzette was named one of the "Top 40 Photoshop Experts" by graphics tablet manufacturer Wacom, awarded the "Guru Award" for excellence in Photoshop by NAPP, and is a two time nominee to the PhotoShop Hall Of Fame. 

In 1995 her and her husband Henry Stapp began Red Channel Interactive, a digital agency delivering a broad range of services including websites, e-commerce, motion graphics, multimedia and graphic design. One of the first internet companies in Los Angeles, their clients included, Honda of America, Steadi Systems, Jerry Bruckheimer, Lollapalooza and many others. Their original digital content division also produced multi award wining projects including one of the first original web series and online fashion magazines. 

Suzette went on to write the award winning book, "The glitterguru on Photoshop: from Concept to Cool” which has now been published in three languages and was a best seller in China and Russia, she also penned a column called “Ask The Glitterguru” for over 5 years in PEI Digital Imaging Magazine. Now she is a internationally exhibited, award winning, celebrity photographer, who's work has been published in countless magazines both in the US and overseas for decades. Several of her pieces reside in the permanent collection at “The Center Of Fine Art Photography.”

She is currently producing and directing content for short form new media and film. Stapp’s directing debut in 2017 alongside her partner Anabelle Munro won them “Best Web Series” and “Best Young Actor” awards at “Hollywood Dreamz International Film Festival.” Stapp and Munro are currently producing, a feature film called "A Love Scene" a female-driven romantic comedy. The animated short “Planeman” is currently on the film festival circuit. Planeman has earned Stapp the best director award in the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival and the short has garnered many awards; winner “Best Animated Short” at the “Kapow Intergalactic Film Festival,” “California Women’s Film Festival” and 2018 ”Action On Film Festival.” Planeman is currently doing the con circuit with the GeekFest Film Fest, and Suzette will be speaking on coordinating panels on filmmaking over the next year.  She most recently co-produced and was the Production Designer for the short film “The Weight Of Perfection” coming soon. Most recently Troche-Stapp has been named President of the “Anabelle Munro’s “The Most Important Films Festival” happening July 25th-August 3rd 2019 in Las Vegas, in partnership with the Action On Film Festival.


  • Carolyn Hennesy

  • Jillian Rose Reed

  • Abi Ann

  • Jacob Hopkins

  • Benjamin Stockham

  • McKenna Grace

  • Keesha Sharp

  • Merit Leighton

  • August Maturo

  • Rowan Blanchard

  • Sabrina Carpenter

  • Carolyn Hennesy

  • McKenna Maduli

  • Joe Grande

  • Kathy Griffin

  • Peyton Myer

  • Corey Fogelmanis

  • Yara Shahidi

  • Sayeed Shahidi

  • Tate Berney

  • Ella Anderson

  • Tyree Brown

  • Persia White

  • Isabella Acres

  • Caitlin Carmichael

  • Haley Ramm

  • Keesha Sharp

  • Francesca Capaldi

  • Kathryn McCormick

  • Merit Leighton

  • Tate Berney

  • Ocean Maturo

  • Ella Anderson

  • Dusan Brown

  • Marlowe Peyton

  • Ehsan Shahidi

  • Sayeed Shahidi

  • Caitlin Carmichael

  • Elle Santine Ritter


"The glitterguru on Photoshop: from Concept to Cool" New Riders Publishing - Author

"Digital Fashion Photography" Thomson Publishing- Contributor

Magazine Work:

Daily Shuffle, Girls Life, Teen Music Insider, Glitter, Teenplicty, Popsugar, Vents, Sweety High, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Styling, Entertainment Weekly, Fitness, Ocean Drive, Out, .JPG, GLOSS and others,

Magazine Articles Published:

Step by Step Electronic Design, Agosto Design (Japan),Micro Publishing News,Digital Imaging,Photographic Processing,What Digital Camera (U.K.),Digital Imaging (U.K.),Computer Foto (Germany),Digital Photographer UK,Advanced Photoshop UK, and PEI.



Suzette Troche-Stapp a.k.a "the glitterguru"

Tel: 661.373-1737

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