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.

Shutterstock Elements: a new collection of video effects for filmmakers

Shutterstock Elements: a new collection of video effects for filmmakers

Fire, explosions, glass shattering, 4K lens flares, essential transitions and much more are now available to buy, online, from the new curated collection from Shutterstock: meet Elements! Shutterstock continues to…

Leica V-Lux 5: a superzoom camera for explorers and traveling video shooters

Leica V-Lux 5: a superzoom camera for explorers and traveling video shooters

The luminous 25 to 400mm zoom lens (equivalent to 35mm) f/2.8–4 ASPH on the new Leica V-Lux 5 makes it ideal to capture photo and video…

JVC KY‑PZ100 robotic PTZ video cameras reduce costs and streamline productions

JVC KY‑PZ100 robotic PTZ video cameras reduce costs and streamline productions

Digitell, Inc., a conference recording company that covers more than 100 events every year, captures video content with the JVC KY‑PZ100 and says it has a number of advantages…

SIGMA fp: a pocketable mirrorless camera for serious cine shooting

SIGMA fp: a pocketable mirrorless camera for serious cine shooting

The SIGMA fp is the first camera resulting of SIGMA’s participation in the L-Mount Alliance. It is presented as enough for serious still and cine shooting in…

Foundry at DigiPro 2019: Machine Learning in Post-Production Software

Foundry at DigiPro 2019: Machine Learning in Post-Production Software

At DigiPro 2019, Foundry’s Head of Research Dan Ring will be presenting on “Jumping in at the Deep End: How to Experiment with Machine Learning in Post-Production Software…

Puget Systems launches a new FREE app: Adobe Premiere Pro CC Benchmark

Puget Systems launches a new FREE app: Adobe Premiere Pro CC Benchmark

How well does your computer run Adobe Premiere Pro CC? If you want to know, get the new benchmark for Adobe Premiere Pro CC, a tool Puget Systems uses to…

Irix Cine 150mm T3.0 Macro 1:1: a new lens opens a Cinema line ready for 8K

Irix Cine 150mm T3.0 Macro 1:1: a new lens opens a Cinema line ready for 8K

It’s a curious choice for a lens dedicated to movie shooting. The Irix Cine 150mm T3.0 Macro 1:1, now announced, is the first lens in a new…

Sony FE 35mm F1.8: a luminous prime lens for photography and video shooting

Sony FE 35mm F1.8: a luminous prime lens for photography and video shooting

The Sony FE 35mm is a luminous wide-angle prime lens that photographers will love for a variety of stills, and video shooters will want because of its quiet autofocus…

PowerShot G5 X Mark II & G7 X Mark III: would Ansel Adams use these cameras?

PowerShot G5 X Mark II & G7 X Mark III: would Ansel Adams use these cameras?

The new  Canon PowerShot G cameras bring some changes to the popular G5 and G7 models, from a pop-up electronic viewfinder on the G5 X Mark II, to a…

Two new Philips monitors for photographers and video editors

Two new Philips monitors for photographers and video editors

Philips announced two new monitors, 241B7QUBHEB and 272B7QUBHEB, ideally suited for graphic designers, CAD engineers, photographers, and video editors, among others. The resolution is, apparently, the only thing that separates…