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.

Ultralight backpacks from MindShift Gear

Ultralight backpacks from MindShift Gear

MindShift Gear started 2016 offering a series of lighter backpacks to photographers. After the FirstLight series of backpacks reaching up to 40L, the company introduces three daypacks conceived for photographers…

The best drone from CES 2016

The best drone from CES 2016

Intel demonstrated the drone, in fact a new model for the Yuneec Typhoon family of drones, at CES 2016. While showing the drone in action, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said…

Kodak revives the Super 8 film camera

Kodak revives the Super 8 film camera

The Super 8 Revival Initiative, as Kodak calls it, is centered on a new Kodak Super 8 camera that combines the classic features of a Super 8 with digital functionality…

Nikon: 4K UHD with a KeyMission 360

Nikon: 4K UHD with a KeyMission 360

Apparently, there is still space for another brand of action cams. Nikon showed their first action camera at CES, promising a uniquely immersive perspective of life to those adopting the…

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 02

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 02

A digest of last week’s news is a selection of some of the news from week 01 from 2016 related to the worlds of photography and video, covering…

DJI celebrates 10 years with two new drones

DJI celebrates 10 years with two new drones

The newest model in DJI’s Phantom 3 series takes the resolution higher, to 4K, and lowers the price to $799, as a way to celebrate a decade of…

Dell’s first OLED monitor at CES 2016

Dell’s first OLED monitor at CES 2016

  Dell announced at CES 2016 their first OLED monitor, but also the world’s first InfinityEdge displays, along with two Wireless monitors. Dell’s monitor portfolio expanded at CES…

3DR announces new features for Solo drone

3DR announces new features for Solo drone

3D Robotics calls this Season Two. Announced at CES 2016, the Multipoint Cable Cam and Free Look features to enhance the way the Solo captures aerial images take 3DR’s…

New Zeiss lenses for iPhone Videography

New Zeiss lenses for iPhone Videography

Photographers and videographers using iPhone will soon have a new set of tools available to expand their creativity. The lenses, developed by Zeiss, offer ambitious mobile phone users with high…

First 4K UHD videos shot with the Nikon D5 and D500 DSLRs

First 4K UHD videos shot with the Nikon D5 and D500 DSLRs

The first videos made with the Nikon D5 and the D500 reveal that these cameras are, also, made for making movies. Nothing stops them, not even the 3-minute cap…