Kevin Ames is president of Ames Photographic Illustration, Inc., a studio that specializes in commercial photography, retouching, and post-production services. Based in Atlanta, Kevin’s clients include Westin Hotels, AT&T, and Coca-Cola. A professional photographer for over thirty years, Kevin made the transition to the digital age in 1993. Equally masterful behind the camera and in front of the monitor, Kevin is a highly sought after trainer for both the photographic and the digital arts. His assignments, workshops, and seminars have taken him to art schools and conferences around the world. The Digital Photographer’s Notebook is Kevin’s fourth book. He has been writing the column of the same name for Photoshop User magazine since 2002. His previous books include Digital SLR Photography with Photoshop CS2 for Dummies and The Art of Photographing Women (for both Photoshop CS and Photoshop CS2).