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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.

Fujifilm X-T10: small package, great results

Fujifilm X-T10: small package, great results

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Sony α68 A-mount camera with 4D FOCUS and no 4K

Sony α68 A-mount camera with 4D FOCUS and no 4K

 Presented as a camera for demanding amateur photographers, the Sony α68 A-mount camera is the first in the world to have the highest number of AF points: 79…

Pakpod: a packable underwater tripod

Pakpod: a packable underwater tripod

Pakpod is, according to its creator, more versatile than any tripod on the market today. Weighing less than a pound and constructed from the same durable stuff as bike and…

A single picture reveals all the colors of a movie

A single picture reveals all the colors of a movie

If you compress the colors from The Grand Budapest Hotel in a single graphic, the result is one image which shows much of the tones used in the film and…

Magic Leap: a future without screens

Magic Leap: a future without screens

Magic Leap is, as stated on their website, “an eclectic group of visionaries, rocket scientists, wizards, and gurus from the fields of film, robotics, visualization, software, computing, and user experience…

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 45

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 45

A digest of last week news is a selection of some of the news from week 44 related to the worlds of photography and video, covering multiple topics, always rounded…

LumoPro flash with Phottix Odin receiver

LumoPro flash with Phottix Odin receiver

The new Lumopro LP180R is, in fact, mostly the old LP180 from 2013, a manual flash with a single contact pin for – very – basic use on camera. What…

A free guide to flash terminology

A free guide to flash terminology

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PHOTOGRAPH: not your usual travel photos

PHOTOGRAPH: not your usual travel photos

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B-Roll explained to photographers – Part II

B-Roll explained to photographers – Part II

Some will argue that B-Roll is fundamentally a storytelling technique that helps to create continuity, and that the additional information is secondary, but in fact B-Roll can, as…

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