Dan Ablan is a
member of the PPA (Professional Photographers of America), as well as
WPPI (Wedding and Portrait Professionals International). Additionally,
Dan is a member Children & Family Photographers of America and
recently was accepted into the Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep organization.
He has photographed for corporations such as Abbott Labs, United
Airlines, Coldwell Banker, and recently, reference photography for
Digital Domain’s visual effects for the movie “The Curious Case of
Benjamin Button.” Dan Ablan is also the author of 13 books on computer
graphics and imaging, his latest book has just been released. It is the
revision to Ben Willmore’s series – Photoshop CS4 Studio Techniques,
from Peachpit Publishing and Adobe Press. Dan has been photographing
since the early 1980s and studied Photojournalism and Broadcast
Journalism at Valparaiso University. Dan’s daily work includes
photography, 3D animation, as well as photographic and computer software
training through 3D Garage.com.