Stranger Than Friction

Enjoying the silly season in Praia da Rocha with top friend Mazari Zoio. Waves were small, but spirits were high. The trouble was rubbing your shoulders with the bathing tourists in front of you. Had a surf and then shot this talented lady. No leashes allowed!   My Vespa keys mystireously disapeared and reapeared after … Continue reading Stranger Than Friction

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Bad Call

Way out north there was this fella I wanna tell ya about. Goes by the name of Eurico Romaguera. At least that was the handle his loving parents gave him, but he never had much use for it himself. See, this Romaguera, he called himself "Kiko". Got a chance to shoot him logging around Sagres … Continue reading Bad Call

Nice To See You

This is legendary Ivo Cação near my home town! I have been trying to get him back down here for ages. This time Zavial was the excuse, but it was almost flat. We scored Tonel today tough! Warm water and all, check it out! The wonder kid was ripping in trunks, getting some nice barrels … Continue reading Nice To See You

Smack, Bang, Crash

Drove to Cordoama to shoot Gony Zubizarreta. It was his last day here and the waves were pumping. Took a few from top then... bang! Dropped my Nikon D800 to the ground. Kaput.  I think the mount is f+cked, the images come out blurred. I am selling it for parts. Please help me to get another camera … Continue reading Smack, Bang, Crash

Sequeador: I Have Had Worse

A bit congested and not feeling that good, scored this rare bird yesterday. I wasn´t impressed, but the swell direction wasnt the best. Fishermen call it Sequeador, not Esquiador, thanks for the correction Nicolau! They say Carwin Williams was the first to surf it, about 25 years ago. It´s got good fish and perceves. Went for … Continue reading Sequeador: I Have Had Worse

Print Is Not Dead: Surf Session

It´s always nice to see your photos on paper, either it´s on a wall or on a magazine. Thanks Surf Session for somehow surviving this new times and Lee Ann for turning up! “You must understand the following: In order to master a field, you must love the subject and feel a profound connection to … Continue reading Print Is Not Dead: Surf Session

The Party

I shoot events too. It´s not because of the money, I like people. This time I did this photos for my friend João Luis Soares 50th birthday. It was a fantastic soiré with lots of smiles, here are some of the pics I took, check it out: Thankyou Oceanico Millennium Golf Course for the irrepreensible catering. Joao … Continue reading The Party