He was born in Gondomar, Portugal, where he resides. He began contact with photography in the late seventies at the Faculty of Medicine of Porto, and was one of the collaborators of the photography department of the Students Association. He attended the free photography course of Cooperativa Árvore at the same time and later the Portuguese Institute of Photography. Since 2010, mobile photography has been part of its photographic production. He made his first exhibition with mobile photography in 2011, in Porto and in 2012 organized the first international exhibition of mobile photography in Portugal, with about 70 photographers from all over the world. He has regularly exhibited his mobile work, notably in Portugal, Spain, France, Italy and the United States of America. He was awarded and selected in international competitions such as APP WARS, MPA, FIPA, Mira Mobile Prize, among others.