He was born on 8.3.1976 in Castelo Branco, Portugal. Since the age of 15 he is interested in photography. At the age of 18 he went to Coimbra, to study in the school ARCA , where he studied Graphic Arts. When he completed the course, he decided to go to Lisbon to the university IADE, where he studied Visual Design. Thereafter he has been working as a freelancer in several places. Nowadays the photography is his main interest. He is living in the city of Olhão, Algarve, where he is very interested in culture, people and scenic surroundings.