Andrew Kavanagh has loved creating art since he was a child. He initially studied drawing, painting and printmaking at SUNY Purchase in upstate New York to study drawing, painting and printmaking. Years later, he transferred to the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and attended classes at Massachusetts College of Art.
Andrew attended computer graphics classes at the School of Visual Arts in New York City in the early 90s. It was at this point he in love with Photoshop. He built up a portfolio and worked in advertising agencies in New York doing retouching and photo compositing. Since moving to San Francisco in 2000, he balances his time between Photoshop tutoring and freelance photo editing.
Aside from his day to day work, he is the founder and head organizer of the popular Photoshop and Lightroom Group on Facebook; now with almost 110,000 members. He also runs the Photoshop and Photography Advice Facebook Group.