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.

A steadicam rig for all action cameras

A steadicam rig for all action cameras

Based on popular demand, the new iOgrapher GO was designed for GoPro, Sony Action Cam, Canon Vixia Mini and the Blackmagic Micro Cinema camera. A prototype presented at NAB 2015…

Lumapad: LED professional lights at crowdfunding prices

Lumapad: LED professional lights at crowdfunding prices

  The brightest, highest quality, lowest cost production LED lights available, Lumapad offers up to 10,000 lumens, and up to 95+ CRI, on professional LED studio light that&nbsp…

Win a free eBook copy of Guy Tal’s new book!

Win a free eBook copy of Guy Tal’s new book!

Guy Tal’s More Than a Rock: Essays on Art, Creativity, Photography, Nature, and Life is a 256 page book available this September 2015 from Rockynook. Ostensibly about landscape photography…

Phottix Laso: an alternative flash trigger for Canon’s RT

Phottix Laso: an alternative flash trigger for Canon’s RT

The Phottix Laso TTL Flash Trigger system is the first offer from Phottix that is compatible with Canon’s radio-enabled flashes, like the Speedlite 600EX-RT or 430EX III…

Fujifilm: in search of film’s soul in a digital world

Fujifilm: in search of film’s soul in a digital world

One recent example of how Fujifilm continues to explore the relation between film stock and modern sensors is visible on the Classic Chrome emulation, which tries to reproduce the ambience…

Rokinon: new 21 and 50mm cine and photo lenses

Rokinon: new 21 and 50mm cine and photo lenses

Designed to work with mirrorless systems based on the APS-C and MFT sensor sizes, the new lenses extend the range of compact lenses from Rokinon (Samyang in some markets…

The end of shaky videos

The end of shaky videos

There is no doubt that many of the videos seen online today are created with small cameras, from action cams to smartphones. Packed with high resolution and advanced features, many…

PowerDirector 14: extreme power, simple workflow

PowerDirector 14: extreme power, simple workflow

Extreme editing is the term used by Cyberlink to present the new version of their multimedia editing software. The concept is applied through major updates to PowerDirector and PhotoDirector, making…

Trident: a drone for underwater video

Trident: a drone for underwater video

The Trident is easy to use and comes ready to go. Most importantly, it is incredibly fun to fly… underwater. Yes, because the Trident, the new OpenROV project, is an…

Free X-Rite webinar with Clay Cook

Free X-Rite webinar with Clay Cook

Inspiration & Style with professional commercial and fashion photographer Clay Cook is a free webinar organized by X-Rite Photo today, 17th of September, at 12:00 pm EDT. Clay…