Curriculum Vitae



Suzette Troche Stapp aka the glitterguru (USA)


2014   Digital Photo Pro Magazine's The FACE – 2x Runner-up - USA

2013     Ariano International Film Festival–Curator- Blasco Giurato Festival Exhibition- Italy

2013     Exhibit “Color: Photography Now”- USA –Curator- Todd JohnsonBlack Box Gallery- USA     

2013     Exhibit “Center Forward”  Director/Curator Hamidah Glasgow Center For Fine Art Photography- USA

2013     Exhibit “In Bloom”- USA – Darkroom Gallery – Mark Sink & Kristen Hatgi Sink

2009     PhotoPlus EXPO, PDN Magazine Exhibition – USA

2008     American Society Of Media Photographers Exhibition, Center For Fine Art Photography- USA

2008     Landscapes Of Desire, Center For Fine Art Photography- USA

2007     Exhibit “Fantasy and Fantasies”, Center For Fine Art Photography- USA

2007      International Exhibition, Center For Fine Art Photography- USA/EUROPE/ASIA

2006    The Art Of Digital Show, Hugh Davies (Dir. of Museum of Contemporary Art SD)-            USA

2005    9th Female Artists Annual, Art Addictions (Prize Of Excellence)– USA

1991    The Daily News Exhibition, Overall Winner


The Daily Shuffle- USA

Teen Music Insider- USA

Fangirlish- USA

PopStar- USA

Just Jared Jr. USA

Agosto Design Magazine- Japan

Glitter Magazine- USA

Healthy Living- USA


Popsugar- USA

Big City Kids- USA

Styling Magazine (make-up), Cover- Ukraine

Styling Fashion Magazine- Ukraine

,JPG Magazine- USA

Entertainment Weekly- USA

Ocean Drive Magazine- USA

OUT Magazine- USA

GLOSS Magazine- Cover- USA

PEI Magazine- Cover- USA

Health & Beauty- Cover- Spain

Total Digital Photography- Cover- UK

Odyssey Magazine- Cover- Hawaii

Q Vegas Magazine- Cover- USA

99 Magazine- Cover- USA

POP Republic- USA

IN Magazine- USA

2007 Masters of Today- WOA International Publishing


Center For Fine Art Photography
Triton Hotel – Kathy Griffin Suite


“The glitterguru On Photoshop- From Concept to Cool”- Author- New Riders Publishing (published in three languages English, Chinese and Russian)

"Digital Fashion Photography"- Contributor- Thomson PublishingUSA

“Step By Step Electronic Design” Magazine- Cover, Tutorial USA

“Photoshop Fix” Magazine- Cover, Tutorial USA

“PEI” Magazine- Photoshop/Photography Columnist 3 years USA

Micro Publishing News- Cover, Tutorial USA

Digital Imaging Magazine- Cover, Tutorial USA

Photographic Processing- Tutorial USA

What Digital Camera- Tutorial UK

Digital Imaging- Cover, Tutorial UK

Computer Foto- Tutorial Germany

Digital Photographer- Tutorial UK

Advanced Photoshop- Cover UK


Master’s Class Instructor- 2008-2010

Guest Lecturer- PhotoPlus Expo- 2008

Guest Lecturer- Adobe Systems 2006

Guest Lecturer- National Association of Photoshop Professionals 2005


2011 Vermont Darkroom Gallery- Digital Concept/Digital Construction

2008 Center For Fine Art Photography- The Human Canvas

2006 Photoshop Cook Off - O’Reilly

Awards and Grants

Guru Award for Excellence in Photoshop Design- from NAPP

2 nominations to the Photoshop Hall Of Fame

Top 40 Photoshop Experts- Wacom

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