Ms. Yates is an academically trained gemologist and is qualified to identify and evaluate gems. She uses refractometer, polariscope, microscope, among others to analyze the atomic structure and identify its origin which is a major factor in valuing a gemstone. Vette spent 10 years as a bench jeweler and 2 years as an office manager for a jewelry store.
As the head of Bremos photography department, Vette produces stunning images using 365nm ultra violet light and 700nm infrared processing. As well as full spectrum digital photography.