I was born in Belarus. Came to Canada in 1998. Consider myself lucky to have two motherlands. Deeply love both countries.

    Education, Training & Certifications

  • • BS, Applied Mathematics & Computer Science, 1987-1992, State University, Belarus
  • • Desktop Publishing Certified Program, 1999
  • • Advertising and Marketing Course, Seneca College, 2003
  • • Active Server Pages (ASP) Course, Seneca College, 2005
  • The Art of Using Curves for Color Correction, Workshop training with Dan Margulis, 2005
  • The Magic of LAB, Workshop training with Dan Margulis, 2006
  • • Print/Pre-Press workshop with Taz Tally, 2006
  • • Adobe InDesign Beyond the Basic training with Terry White
  • Illuminating Creativity & Rendering Atmospheric Effects, training with John Paul Caponigro
  • Image Restoration Techniques training with Katrin Eismann
  • • Regularly attending  seminars by Adobe: Adobe Creative Suite CS, CS2, CS3, Font Management, Troubleshooting for Mac OS X


Member of National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), since 2002