Bert Monroy is a digital painter, early Photoshop adopter, and instructor. He is a hyper-realistic digital painter who builds his digital paintings as a traditional artist would, adding color and texture, but on a digital canvas. He is a veteran of the advertising industry and commercial illustration. He coauthored the first book on Photoshop and has authored several books since. He was a regular on Tech TV and hosted Pixel Perfect with Bert Monroy, a weekly Photoshop podcast for Revision3.com.
Bert also hosted a weekly podcast entitled Pixel Playground on LinkedIn Learning, where he has a vast library of tutorial videos. His YouTube channel features earlier, Lynda.com tutorial videos, for his digital painting, The Making of Time Square.
An accomplished teacher and lecturer, Bert has served on the faculties of the School of Visual Arts (New York), the Center for Creative Imaging (Maine), California College of the Arts and San Francisco State University. He has lectured at many universities worldwide. His client list includes; Apple Computer, Adobe Systems, Pixar and Disney Animation. Bert was a member of the Photoshop World Dream Team and in 2004 was inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame.