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With a master's degree in fine arts, Dan also
Doug Nelson is the man Photoshop book publishers and authors call on to vet their books. He is a Photoshop alpha- and beta-tester and has written a monthly techniques column for Photoshop Fix magazine. His website, RetouchPRO.com, is responsible for introducing thousands to a new hobby, hundreds to a new career, and at least two to a new spouse.