Formally educated in music, Dave Bode got his start teaching over 70 private lessons a week on guitar, bass, drums, voice, and piano. In 2006 Dave moved to Western NY to work as the church technical director of Elim Gospel Church, transforming their live audio, stage lighting, set design, and video production systems. Through this experience Dave has become one of Western NY’s leading experts on video and audio production. Dave now works as a camera operator, editor, inventor, motion graphics designer, recording engineer, and studio musician... He truly is the production Swiss Army Knife. In early 2012, Dave began using his knowledge on production and teaching background to create fantastic tutorials for the TUTS Plus network of tutorial sites while still working in audio and video production. Dave creates content for VH1, Discovery Networks, and national ad campaigns as well as inspirational videos that have been seen by millions.