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.

Perfect Photo Suite 8: Photoshop’s New Rival

Perfect Photo Suite 8: Photoshop’s New Rival

What started as a series of plug-ins for Photoshop family of programs is now a full-featured, standalone photo editor. Perfect Photo Suite 8 is, in fact, a full…

Tamron shows a 930mm zoom for APS-C

Tamron shows a 930mm zoom for APS-C

The new Tamron lens sample, a SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD, is on display at the Salon de la Photo 2013 held from November 7…

Travel Back in Time with Camera Makers

Travel Back in Time with Camera Makers

On the 5th November Nikon will present a new camera with a look from the past. Rumours suggest Canon may be dreaming of their own return: the AE1, now in…

Nikon: the Return of the F3

Nikon: the Return of the F3

On the 6th of November, if all information is correct, Nikon will launch a new DSLR camera. To hint  at what the camera is, Nikon has published some information…

Sigma: News Lenses and Philosophy

Sigma: News Lenses and Philosophy

Sigma has recently changed the way they group lenses, and that may be just part of a revolution when it comes to DSLR optics. The company has reorganized  their…

Flash: the Future is in Radio

Flash: the Future is in Radio

Multiple eastern companies compete for the new market that flashes with radio trigger appear to offer. After an initial period with radio trigger systems, some of them basic, the new…

Take Notes With Your Camera

Take Notes With Your Camera

I scout places regularly and when I find something interesting, even if the conditions are not right, I take pictures, as if I wrote notes or made sketches about potential…

Will Canon Ever do a PowerShot G2X?

Will Canon Ever do a PowerShot G2X?

Canon G1X was announced in January 2012, so it's about time Canon shows a new model in the series. But will there be a G2X in the works…

Kodak Reborn as Kodak Alaris

Kodak Reborn as Kodak Alaris

In September, 132 years ago, George Eastman quit his job as a bank clerk to devote his full time to the business that would become, in 1892, the Eastman Kodak…

The All-In-One Flash and Triggering Solution

Phottix has taken hot shoe flashes to the next level by adding radio transmitter and receiver functions into the Mitros+. Use the Mitros+ on-camera as a key or fill…