Raphael Ramento began interest in comic illustration at the age of three. He was influenced by his uncle who was a billboard artist at that time.
Finished his degree in Fine Arts major in advertising in 2004 after which became a freelance artist doing mostly educational projects. Currently he is employed as a cover designer and book illustrator for a publishing company in Manila. Presently collaborates as a penciller for a local artist. Some of his works are Junior “Pinakamalakas” (Junior “The Strongest”) a one shot issue released during Summer Komikon 2012.