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.

Leica Goes 4K Video

Leica Goes 4K Video

Old dog with new tricks is a phrase that comes to mind when you discover that the newest Leica, the S 007, which will only be available in the Spring…

Lexar Shows World’s Fastest SD Cards

Lexar Shows World’s Fastest SD Cards

Lexar announced recently the new Lexar Professional 2000x SDHC/SDXC UHS-II cards, the fastest UHS-II memory cards available on the market today. To complement the new line and…

HDRinstant, Lucky Photos From Your Video

HDRinstant, Lucky Photos From Your Video

HDRinstant is a brand new program that allows you to choose your favourite moment from your video and, using the neighbouring frames, create an HDR image or an improved still…

SanDisk: Upgraded CFast 2.0 and New 512 GB SD

SanDisk: Upgraded CFast 2.0 and New 512 GB SD

SanDisk presented at IBC and now at Photokina the world’s highest capacity SD Card. Their new SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card 512GB for high performance…

Canon: New Lenses for Video and a Storage Device

Canon: New Lenses for Video and a Storage Device

Two new lenses with STM technology, one a first for full-frame, a storage device and a website dedicated to lenses are some of the new things Canon shared with…

Phottix Presents the Odin II Flash Trigger

Phottix Presents the Odin II Flash Trigger

Building on the industry-changing Phottix Odin TTL Flash Trigger, Phottix announces the Phottix Odin II TTL Flash Trigger during 2014 Photokina. Now it offers 5 groups, AF Beam, 32…

A Backpack Anti-Pickpockets

A Backpack Anti-Pickpockets

MindShift Gear, developer of the world’s first patented rotating backpack, announced it will be releasing the first rotating backpack for global travelers and outdoor explorers, the rotation180&deg…

EOS 7D Mark II: the Baby EOS-1D X

EOS 7D Mark II: the Baby EOS-1D X

Although many are moaning about the EOS 7D Mark II missing important things – to them – the fact is that the new camera is a baby 1DX or 5D…

Canon EOS 7D MK II and Nikon D750: The Need for Speed

Canon EOS 7D MK II and Nikon D750: The Need for Speed

Canons has not officially unveiled their EOS 7D Mark II, but the usual leaks have worked again, and some of the specifications for the camera are already out. Confirmed, it…

Canon’s “Touch and Try” at IBC2014

Canon’s “Touch and Try” at IBC2014

Canon has announced more details about its activities at IBC – the leading global trade show for media and broadcast professionals to be held at the RAI exhibition and convention centre…