Journalist, writer and photographer since 1979, both print and online, with a vast experience in the fields of photography, software, hardware, web, aviation, History, video games, technology, having published content in almost all Portuguese newspapers and magazines between 1979 and 2009.

Responsible, in that period, for the launch or edition of multiple magazines in Portugal, covering Photography, Video, Computer Games, Aviation, Nature & Wildlife, he is also the author of four printed books, three guides about Photography and one about Virtual Worlds, and a series of eBooks about Photography.

As a technical translator, worked with Kodak (Portugal), back in the eighties and nineties, for whom he created a professional newsletter. Worked also as a translator for different companies, in the areas of video games and photography.

Internationally, past and present clients on the editorial side include Neowin, WorldStart, Pixiq, Manfrotto School of Xcellence, Photo Tuts+, Pro Photo Coalition, Pro Video Coalition and UAV News. As a translator, Kodak and Canon are companies he has worked with. Works now for a specific client in the area of photography, translating and revising technical texts, from English and Spanish to Portuguese.

Sigma at Cine Gear Expo 2019: Cine lenses and how to use them

Sigma at Cine Gear Expo 2019: Cine lenses and how to use them

The Sigma Cine lens showcase at the Los Angeles edition of Cine Gear Expo will be complemented with educational Sigma presentations offered throughout the exhibition. Sigma is going to be…

EIZO ColorEdge PROMINENCE CG3145: HDR monitor for post production

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EIZO’s ColorEdge PROMINENCE CG3145  is the first HDR monitor in the world to have its HDR and SDR reproducibility evaluated and awarded by the German Broadcast Technology Institute (IRT…

The Isle of the Dead: a mysterious painting comes alive in Virtual Reality

The Isle of the Dead: a mysterious painting comes alive in Virtual Reality

Winner of a VR Award at the Venice International Film Festival in 2018, and soon available on Steam, The Isle of the Dead, from French author Benjamin Nuel, is another…

Nikon’s video contest invites you to rent a Z 6 or Z 7 mirrorless camera

Nikon’s video contest invites you to rent a Z 6 or Z 7 mirrorless camera

Shoot a short film with a Nikon Z6 or Z7 camera and a Nikkor lens, post it on YouTube or Vimeo, send note of your participation to Nikon until the…

Adobe Creative Cloud discontinued apps: Adobe clarifies its letter and list

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When Adobe published, recently, a list of software that could not be used any longer, it mixed CC apps with CS apps as Premiere Pro 6. I finally got a…

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Panasonic LUMIX GX880: an interesting entry-level Micro Four Thirds camera

The LUMIX GX880, now announced in Europe, is a new MFT interchangeable lens system camera from Panasonic, able to record high-resolution 4K UHD videos at 30p / 25p(50Hz Area…

Tiffen Filters announces new filter kits for the DJI Osmo Action camera

Tiffen Filters announces new filter kits for the DJI Osmo Action camera

The Tiffen Company has filters kits for DJI drones and also for the DJI Osmo Pocket camera, so it should not be a surprise that the company announced a new…

Adobe After Effects fixes Game of Thrones Starbucks cup goof

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The new Content-Aware Fill feature present in After Effects is ideal to clean mistakes made during video production. Adobe just demonstrated it, by cleaning the Starbucks cup from Game…

New Steadicam M-2 camera stabilizer to debut at Cine Gear Expo 2019

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Dustproof, shockproof, waterproof, designed to capture smooth and stable videos, the Osmo Action is the first DJI handheld camera to include RockSteady, DJI’s Electronic Image Stabilization technology. Featuring front…