Luis Ramos was born in Lisbon, Portugal, where he later studied photography at AR.CO, School of Visual Arts and cinema at Escola Superior de Cinema.
For many years he made his career in the leading Portuguese newspapers as a photojournalist and photo editor. He travelled in assignment all over the world and has been distinguished with different awards.
From 2006 he became an independent photographer.
His work has been shown in Portugal, France, Belgium, Germany, Italy and Denmark. His last solo exhibition was” Remember”, 120 portraits of Portuguese people, in Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, between July and September 2019.
He also gave his contribution as an author for many books and is represented in several national collections of contemporary art.