North Las Vegas Bldg A 1718
For quickest response please email me at [email protected]


Office Hours:


Office Hour in Person - 9:00-10am: NLV 1718, Bldg A
Email me to let me know you are stopping by the office.

Online Office Hours:
Online 98% of the time, Well quite a bit - email me at [email protected] - I will get back to you within 24 hours except on Sundays. We can also set up a time convenient for both of us for longer more detailed face to face discussions using Big Blue Button.

Thursday Breakfast Office Hour is back. Check the Las Vegas Document page to see where I will be for coffee and photo talk. Please email me at [email protected] letting me know you are joining the fun. Please be on time, restaurants will not seat us unless everyone is there.


•All Live meetings (Big Blue Button, Zoom, Face Time, Etc)  will be recorded.


Photo Print Labs will open in week 2 of the semester
print lab computers can be used for working on photo projects from all CSN photo classes.

West Charleston Campus - Lab Manager TBA - 702-651-7317
Print Lab E110
Studio E105

Classroom E111
Cubbie E108

Monday – Thursday: 9AM – 6pm - Larry Marx --- 6pm-10pm -Lettie


North Las Vegas Campus - Larry Marx - Lab Manager - 702-651-2683
Print Lab 1723
Studio 1790



M-TH - 9am-1pm - Davion ---2pm-6pm - Stacey

F - 9am-12:30pm - Davion ---2pm-5:30pm - Stacey

Print Lab - M-TH - 9am-6pm ---F 9am-5:30pm


All CSN General Computer Labs will be open from Monday - Friday from 9am to 6pm.
All computers in these labs have Adobe CC installed. The monitors are not color calibrated.

Locations and more info -


Photoshop/Photography Tutor: Shane Smith
Tutorial Services 
702-651-5732  ask for Shane Smith, to be your tutor.

**Schedule subject to change**

Drop in at these locations and times for help or sign up on Canvas for help from Shane.

Tuesdays from 1pm to 6pm at West Charleston (Building E, Room 110)

Wednesdays from 10am to 3pm at North Las Vegas campus (Building A, Room 1722).


Also our lab techs are happy to help out with questions here and there.

Don't forget I am always available by email and virtual conference if you cannot make my in person office hour.





Heather Protz is an artist, educator and explorer living in Las Vegas, Nevada and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Heather’s art ranges from documentary work to large scale conceptual pieces. Heather starts all of her work out on location, photographing with any device put in her hand, from a toy camera or cell phone camera to high end digital cameras. Her vision adapts to the device and locations encountered.
Heather has a BFA from The University of Akron and an MFA from Ohio University. She has shown her fine art photography nationally and received an Ohio Arts Council Fellowship in 2001 and a Nevada Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship in 2009. Currently Heather is a professor of photography at the College of Southern Nevada. Heather’s commercial work includes shooting artwork for artists, galleries and museums, as well as architecture/trade show booths and food/drink photography.

Please explore and enjoy this site, you will find tutorials and info about, Photoshop, photography, art, inspiration, and more.

Heather Protz, MFA
Professor of Photography
College of Southern Nevada