Dana Hursey

Humanities and Sciences


Dana Hursey is an award-winning commercial advertising and fine art photographer. With over 30 years of producing major campaigns for companies such as Lowe's Home Improvements, Disney, Volkswagen, Four Seasons and UnitedHealthcare, Dana is a leader in the commercial photography industry. Dana received his BFA in Photography from ArtCenter.

His numerous awards include both his commercial as well as fine artwork, and he has been featured in several one-man exhibitions both in the U.S. and abroad. Dana has been named one of the 200 Best Ad Photographers Worldwide by Lürzer's Archive Magazine. He also received great acclaim for his 14 Days in Great Britain Documentary Series as well as his visuals in the "Cart for a Cause" Cookbook, sponsored by Lexus, featuring 35 of L.A.'s top chefs, and their recipes, with 100% of proceeds going to the St. Vincent Meals on Wheels Program.

Dana currently serves as National President of American Photographic Artists.


  • HBUS-201-01: Business & Professnl Practice