"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. "Urchins Project” a photographic gallery show and Feature Film with an A list young Hollywood cast which is at the funding stage and her YouTube projects which include, Merit Leighton’s “KawaiiHappii,” and the animated series “Planeman” are currently in production.

Suzette is bringing her many artistic skills to help further the charity “Breaking The Chains Foundation’s” mission. She’s contributed to the BTC series "The Art Of " on Whosay, BTC’s “Young Hollywood” prevention campaign, and just wrapped photographing the celebrity launch of the “Be Brilliant Freedom Bag.


  • Jillian Rose Reed
  • Jacob Hopkins
  • Benjamin Stockham
  • McKenna Grace
  • Keesha Sharp
  • Merit Leighton
  • August Maturo
  • Rowan Blanchard
  • Sabrina Carpenter
  • Carolyn Hennesy
  • McKenna Grace
  • 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


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

"Digital Fashion Photography" Thomson Publishing- Contributor

Magazine Work:

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

e-mail- info@glitterguru.com

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