was established in the US in 2020 as a global hub for photographers of all levels seeking community, exposure, and mentorship. With 30+ years of experience, the team behind CRC obsessively crafts educational opportunities, contests, and content for photographers around the world. 

Creative Resource Collective

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Meet the Team:

Drew Doggett

Creative Director

Featuring the most extraordinary places, people, animals, and cultures on Earth, Drew’s award-winning photography and films have earned him permanent homes in prestigious institutions and collections around the world.

Alex Bulat


Full Stack Developer


As a dedicated problem solver with an ever-curious nature, Alex has brought a wealth of experience and ingenuity to creating reFocus’s artist-first platform.

Nichita Sinitin


Full Stack Developer


As a developer on team reFocus, Nichita has worked tirelessly towards realizing the dream of creating a photography contest that offers artists more than your average contest.

Andrey Cruz

Community Development Manager

Drey’s love of photography comes through in his passion for helping to grow the worldwide CRC community.

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Sasha Vesca

Lead Designer

Sasha has designed a contest and platform for artists unlike any other out there. The unique visual identity and high-functionality that doesn’t compromise on style is due to Sasha’s immense talent.

elle czura

Co-Founder & Director

Elle has lent her boundless talent for connecting people with art to prestigious art foundations, galleries, and e-commerce companies for nearly a decade.

Lily Fierman

Co-Founder & Director

A 10+ year veteran of the creative industries, Lily has dedicated her career to helping artists achieve their goals.