Scott Kelby is Editor, Publisher, and co-founder of Photoshop User magazine. He is President of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), the trade association for Adobe® Photoshop® users, and he’s President of the training, education, and publishing firm Kelby Media Group, Inc.
Scott is a photographer, designer, and award-winning author of more than 50 books, including The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Book for Digital Photographers; The Adobe Photoshop CS6 Book for Digital Photographers; Professional Portrait Retouching Techniques for Photographers Using Photoshop; Light It, Shoot It, Retouch It: Learn Step by Step How to Go from Empty Studio to Finished Image; ScottKelby's 7-Point System for Adobe Photoshop; Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks; The Photoshop Channels Book; The iPhone Book; The iPod Book; and The Digital Photography Book, parts 1, 2, 3 & 4.
Scott’s book The Digital Photography Book, part 1, is the best-selling book ever on digital photography. In 2010, 2011, and 2012, Scott was recognized as the #1 best-selling author across all photography books. From 2004–2009, he held the honor of being the world’s #1 best-selling author of all computer and technology books, across all categories.
His books have been translated into dozens of different languages, including Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Korean, Polish, Taiwanese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Swedish, Turkish, and Portuguese, among others, and he is a recipient of the prestigious Benjamin Franklin Award.
Scott is Training Director for the Adobe Photoshop Seminar Tour and Conference Technical Chair for the Photoshop World Conference & Expo. Scott also co-hosts the top-rated weekly photography videocast, The Grid. For more information on Scott, visit his daily blog, Photoshop Insider, at www.scottkelby.com.