14 de Abril de 2020

photography in time of COVID19

Our neighbor has a rooster! This wouldn’t be strange if we didn’t live in Porto city center. Perhaps the rooster has lived in the garden next to ours for many months but only now we have discovered it, now that COVID-19 interrupted the world and our work in photography, and locked us down. Every time the rooster crows, we laugh like fools, for the unusual of having a rooster neighbor, and our little ones cackle and run around the house flapping imaginary wings. On the living room couch, there are landing strips for our rooster-kids' flights...
4 de Junho de 2019

cabo espichel wedding

We all have favorite places and Cabo Espichel is clearly one of mine (this is Raquel at keyboard commands) since the time of Architecture studies and the enthusiastic passion for the Survey on Popular Architecture in Portugal. So, when the opportunity to photograph this wedding in Cabo Espichel came up, my heart was thrilled that one more dream was about to be fulfilled!
1 de Maio de 2019

our best wedding photos in 2018

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And so, in this 1st of May, we look at our closest yesterday, very happy for all the days before and, above all, eager to look to tomorrow. This is the best of us in 2018. It is the celebration of the extraordinary year we have lived but it is, more than anything, a motivational boost for 2019 that has just begun!
11 de Fevereiro de 2019

best wedding photographers 2018 in WPJA and This is Reportage

2019 arrived and brought the news: we are among the 25 best photographers in WPJA in 2018. And the best is that this news comes together with another one already from December: we are among the 30 best photographers in This is Reportage.
11 de Fevereiro de 2019

destination wedding in Aldeia de Pedralva

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Angela is from Braga, Laurentiu is romanian. They met somewhere in Europe and they came with their closest ones to make their Destination Wedding in Aldeia de Pedralva, in Algarve. It was the end of summer, with its long and golden sunsets and it was one of the more joyful weddings of 2017. And this story was yet to be told ...
28 de Setembro de 2018

This is How – wedding reportage taking place

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There is finally a place that takes the wedding photography and discusses it deeply: not on presets or gadgets; hard and pure photography. ‘This is How’ is that place and, on its last edition there is a picture of ours.
16 de Julho de 2018

Wedding photojournalism – WPJA awarded photos

In this year editions of the WPJA wedding photojournalism contests, we have seen four of our images awarded in the general competition so far (contests 2018 v07 and 2018 v06) and also an extra photo awarded on the Engagement Portrait competition. ...
7 de Março de 2018

wedding in Quinta de Sant’Ana

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The day when Ana and Bennie said "Yes!" had the yellow from the walls of Quinta de Sant'Ana, had the green of the vineyards and of the olive leaves, had the straw color of pastures and paths. It had the white from the clouds and from the loose and lacy dress and it had the black from our look on all this, the look that had found, on the outline of the shapes over the light, the frame and path to the expression of the atmosphere and emotion of the day. ...
12 de Outubro de 2017

The Color of the Wind

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“The biggest pain of the wind is having no color!” (Mário Quintana) On the wedding day of Rubina and Filipe, the wind was happier than ever. It was orange, blue, yellow. It was massive and thick smoke of baroque contours, it was marbling beams of light, sieved by the treetops, it was dense and thick haze, pierced by the pungent headlights of the van. ...