was born in Portugal.
He lived in
Estoril until the age of 14 and finished his education in Switzerland.
interest were humanities, skiing and photography.
pictures of beautiful and unusual sceneries has always been his passion.
in Switzerland for some years, before embarking on intensive traveling
to Germany, Denmark, Italy, England and Spain. He moved to Canada in the
‘60's. It was his knowledge of 5 languages that helped him to work as an
interpreter in Montreal.
summer of 1968 on a trip across Canada on CPR-passenger train to
Vancouver he fell in love with Banff’s wild scenery and decided to stay
for a couple days. But, Banff and the beautiful surrounding area, with
colourful lakes, clean rivers, majestic mountains, the breathtaking view
Top of the
World at Lake Louise captured him. His passion for skiing combined with
interest on photography made this important decision to stay in Banff
easy for him.
If there is
any theme to his work, it's that he tends to photograph living things.
Nature is beautiful and he likes to capture it in all her colours.
has sold his photography’s nationally an internationally.