- Adobe Lightroom Track Speaker
Tim Arroyo is an award-winning lens-based creative, digital artist, professional retoucher, color management and digital print master, and Assistant Professor in the Photography program at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, IL. He began his creative career as a graphic designer while attending Columbia College Chicago studying graphic arts and photography. After spending a number of years as a Senior Designer he made the decision to share his knowledge of design and commercial printing and began a long-standing career as an instructor for graphic designers and photographers.
Tim resides in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago, where he is a member of the KIMA Photo Collective specializing in portrait photography. He is a longstanding member of PPA; has exhibited his photographic digital art internationally and teaches workshops and provides personal training in Lightroom and Photoshop. Tim recently served as a member of the Photoshop Advisory Council where his primary focus was on mobile compositing in Photoshop for iPad and Web with the integration of Lightroom Mobile in a Creative Cloud workflow. He has taught workshops on mobile photography and has developed a Smart Photography class at the College of DuPage to emphasize the potential and creativity of the medium.