SCOTT KELBY

BIOGRAPHY

A renowned photographer and specialist in retouching software, Scott Kelby is the author of international bestsellers dedicated to digital imagery and its techniques. These have been translated into a dozen different languages, from Chinese to Russian, Korean, or Swedish. He is also a writer, editor, and cofounder of the magazine Photoshop User, which targets design professionals, keen photographers, and artists. He is the chairman of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) as well as the founder of the Worldwide Photo Walk, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2017. Born in 1960 in Lakeland, the American photographer is now based in the region of Tampa Bay, Florida. In 2012 he received the prestigious ASP International Prize, presented each year by the American Society of Photographers. In 2015, the Prince of Dubai awarded him, along with Sebastiao Salgado, the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum international photography award (HIPA) for his contributions to education in photography.  ... See more See less

" I want my viewer to feel like they are sharing a quiet moment, in a special place."

Interview

How was your passion for photography born?
It was born the first time my older brother came home from a trip to Europe and he made some large prints. He showed them to me, and they were so beautiful and I was just so impressed. I was like, ...

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