Tim Mathiesen has over 50 years experience in the photographic industry. His experience ranges from operating his own business to marketing management positions at several leading photographic manufactures. He is a recognized expert in panoramic and commercial photography. He has traveled the world as a speaker, photographer and educator looking for that fleeting image. Tim has won many international and national awards for his photography. His website,, is a showcase for his award winning photography. As a graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography, he has gone on to earn the Fellowship of the American Society of Photographers, the Masters degree from the Professional Photographers of America and the Fellowship from the Professional Photographers of California. Tim is a PPA international qualified photographic juror and Jury Chairperson. He has conducted image critiques in the USA, England, Mexico, Canada, Korea and Japan. He has over 150 PPA exhibition merits and more than 40 images in the PPA Loan Collection. He has won the Kodak Gallery Elite Award, 6 Fuji Masterpiece Awards and 5 Kodak Gallery awards. Tim has served as President of several state, national and international photographic organizations.