My Story

In 2008 I flew from Portugal to Indonesia to learn how to shoot surfing from the water. Instead of making some photography course went one month to Bali followed by two months in the Sumatra region. Rubber meets the road. The “portuguese tiger” Tiago Pires showed up at Canggu with his raw power surfing, he…

The Guard

7 years ago i had quit my life guard job in a beach near Alvor to pursuit a photography career and was quite sucessfull as you may know, but, the pending payments along with the burocratic side of it had wored me down. I renewed my license and in midlle of the summer got a call from…

Gliding Barnicles Photographic Workshop

Between the 28th and the 31st of August I will be doing this workshop about surfing photography at Figueira da Foz. I will mainly cover what I suck at: How I got sacked during a Nike ad shoot, my problem with oblique compositions and how the fuck I am not a major international visual artist. Sort of ahah:…

Refocuss:

Time to sacrifice my photo journalism work and regroup. No more submiting pics to random magazines, except for a couple ones like The Surfers Journal, for instance. Will be focusing on various personal projects like books, workshops and maybe my own zine too. It was a hell of a ride, lots of great memories with…

Stab Photolyfe Feature

Just got featured in Stab ingenious series photolyfe, along with Morgan Maaseen and Russel Ord, check it out here! Super stoked, its one of my favourite magazines, for sure the one with the most inteligent and witty journalism.

Mateia Wallpaper

Met this energetic kid Mateia in the Azores islands a couple of years ago. He got lucky and I snaped this photo of him punting at Santa Barbara beachbreak (not California).

Home Break

Surfer magazine had already made an article about the southwest of Portugal long time ago, but this time it is my pic and my story in The Surfers Journal´s last edition, check it out!

Honuhele Shoot

Did this shoot for a friend who owns Honuhele SUP boards. The model was also a friend of a friend, but nice, very nice girl. I chose the location and everyone got super excited and happy, good times and some great shots.