Consulting by Dave Doeppel

1:1 Mentoring and Consulting - (612) 568-7427


How can I help you?

Dave Doeppel offers photography consulting, mentoring and remote technical support to both aspiring and established Photographers and other Creatives. Whether you are a new photographer looking to master Photoshop or you have been shooting for years and just searching for a better way to organize your photos in Lightroom, Dave can help.

Being a Certified Professional Photographer with extensive knowledge of Mac and PC systems makes Dave uniquely qualified to help you with all of your computer related questions.

Credentials and Certifications:

Microsoft Certified System Engineer

Certified Professional Photographer

Adobe Certified Expert Lightroom & Photoshop

Dave has helped numerous photographers strengthen their business by improving their systems and streamlining their workflow.

Dave can assist you and your business in the following areas:


If you are new to Lightroom, Dave will walk you through how to properly setup your new software and help you get started with the program. If you are an existing users Dave can help you navigate through the glitches from the latest upgrade or show you a few new tricks that will improve your existing workflow.


Dave Doeppel is a Certified Adobe Photoshop expert. In addition to answering your questions related to the software, He offers an entry level training course that teaches photographers how to get the most out of Photoshop.


Dave can show you how to acquire, register and setup a new domain name for your business. If you have an existing website, Dave is available to help you make the changes needed to make your website more user friendly. Dave has extensive experience with WordPress Installs and setup.


Do you capture customer information? Is your website secured with an SSL certificate? SSL certs are necessary and Google actually ranks sites with SSL higher. I can help you procure and install your SSL certificate


DNS – Need help registering a Domain name, configuring DNS settings or moving to a new hosting company? Dave can assist with DNS setup, issues and transfers.

Data Storage

Dave will show you how to backup your files and properly store your critical data (including your client’s photos).

Business E-Mail Accounts

Dave can help you with the setup, configuration and integration of e-mail through your web host. Setup and configuration of Google Apps and Gmail and Office 365.


Basic Mac and PC troubleshooting. Help you choose and set up your new computer. Identify what is slowing your computer down to help you speed up your PC. Locate and remove viruses that may be effecting your system.

Consulting fees start at $75

Once you book your time slot, you will receive an invoice. When payment is received I will send you a link for the scheduled Zoom/Skype Meeting

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Dave Doeppel is an award-winning Professional Photographer who is based in Los Angeles, California. Back in the 70s, he developed an unwavering passion for photography as he was rolling and developing 35mm film. He hasn’t looked back ever since.

Throughout his creative career, Dave has helped countless fellow photographers hone their craft. He has also served as a Speaker at numerous National Photo Conferences, including but not limited to Shutterfest and Imaging U.S.A.

Today, Dave is on a mission to educate emerging photographers on the ins and outs of the art of photography. Ultimately, he strives to inspire as many aha moments as possible. His absolute favorite aspect of photography is the ability to capture unique moments in time that you can revisit time and time again. Dave draws inspiration from creative minds like Ansel Adams, Richard Avedon, and Yousuf Karsh.

Furthermore, Dave holds a multitude of certifications, including a Photographic Craftsman Degree, Certified Professional Photographer (Cr.Photog., CPP) and an Adobe Certified Expert in Lightroom and Photoshop.

When he doesn’t have a camera in hand, Dave can be found boating and traveling with his wife Regina, or playing with his best friends his rescue dogs. An avid student of life, he strongly believes that we never stop learning on our journeys and we should make it a point to learn new things every single day.

See Dave's work at Dave Doeppel Photography or Tweens 'n Dreams

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