Sebastião "Sebas" Furtado flying high in the morning light at Leça da Palmeira the most beautiful land of Portugal.
The golden city of Marrakesh!!!
Where Is That Pot Of Gold At The End Of The Rainbow?
Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal; not only epic XXL waves but also classic 10 foot tubes.
A state in which weight is spread in such a way that something does not fall over
I was photographing "Água de Meninos" marketplace in Brazil, Salvador da Bahia, when this girl came and asked me to photograph her. I was shooting some portraits, when started raining and she went dancing free.
João Guedes catching the last one at Super Tubos, Peniche, Portugal.
A Different Perspective.
Sometimes you need to look at life from a different perspective.
Old Golden Days.
Missing Those Good Old Golden Days, Pedro Maria Bettencourt going BIG at his Local Spot "Pico do Paredão", Leça da Palmeira, Portugal.
Better than Sex...
Some things are better than sex, and some things are worse, but there' s nothing exactly like it. -W. C. Fields...
João Guedes leaning toward the "better than" category.
Love..."Costa da Morte"!!!
Love Big and Hollow Waves but here I was too afraid to shoot.
Eric Ribiere’s death defying wave at "Costa da Morte" Coast of the Death, Galicia, Spain!!!
The iconic photo of Garrett McNamara at Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal taking on likely the world biggest wave ever surfed. The 100 foot Wave!!!
Can you feel the land shaking!!!
"This is a perfect example of how close you get to the action in Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal." Garrett McNamara
The Fisherman and his Soul.
A local Fisherman tells the tales from the Sea... I just love the people who are a part of this community "The Sea Community".
Gabriel o Pensador, a surfer himself, giving great rap show after a day of surfing in Cortegaça the Surf Village.
Go Big or go Home!!!
Carlos Burle saves Maya Gabeira's Life and Surfs one of the Biggest Waves Ever.
Go Big or go Home!!! B&W Edition.
Mr. Sun - Experimental Jelly!!!
I was with Alex Knost after the concert of Tomorrow Tulips, which he played. in my home town in 2013, and I decided to take a series of portraits. This is one of them!!!
Hey Mama look I'm flying
Neptune, God of the Sea.
With a huge swell hitting Europe it created larger waves in the coastal waters than the previous years so I decided to shoot some images in my home town when Neptune made a visit. As you can see there is the face of Neptune in the middle of the white water.
It was the last day of summer when the swell came in and the sandbanks were perfectly aligned like the Sun with the celestial equator.
Kealii Mamala going fast into the Blue.
It's dificult to get a sunny and offshore XXL Blue day like this one!!!
From Where You'd Rather Be!!!
It could be anywhere in the world, but this perfect set up is on the south coast of Portugal.
In the clouds
Its just so powerful, the spray and the white water of the waves comes close giving the people a unique show of mother natures raw power, the cliff, Praia Norte, Nazaré, with nearly 100metres, imagine it live and in colour.
Came to Nazá town and feel the Power!!!
One of Europe's greatest treasures!!!
Nic von Rupp catching the bomb of the day!!!
Am I dreaming???
What do you say when you stop the car near the cliff and see these waves with no one out???
let's go shopping!!!
Nic von Rupp went shopping after surfed a cold and giant slab on the West Coast of Portugal
Elohe Ali Alvarez playing concertina with his best friend in his living room after a great session of airs in his home break Matosinhos.
Elohe Ali Alvarez spreads his wings on a crowded summer day.
Under the winter sky
Vasco Ribeiro the WSL 2014 World Junior Champion get's ready for another winter surf session at Guincho beach.
"When I Say Jump, You Say How High"
late afternoon sessions
Only a surfer knows the feeling of a night sesh.
Like an Eagle, Vasco Ribeiro. Like an Eagle.
So proud with the Vasco Ribeiro performance in 2015 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal - World Surf League.
I would have given you a 10 Italo Ferreira
Omnipotent. Omnipresent. Omniscient. He is all-powerful, all-present, and all-knowing.
Filipe Toledo thanks God after his Win at Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal
Elohe Ali Alvarez flying high at "Praia Azul", tthe fisherman standing on the pier asked me if I had seen that giant flying fish.
Power of a New Generation
Salvador Couto a young Portuguese surfer slashes the light
Sunrise at Nazaré
It's not all about the Big Waves at Nazaré, golden sunrises that give color to the beauty of the Nazaré village.
Alex Botelho's eleven foot board enjoying Nazaré!!!
Hold your breath challenge.
Alex Botelho diving deep. How long do you think he can hold his breath?
"Baía dos Dois Irmãos"
Two Brothers Bay "Baía dos Dois Irmãos"
Evoke the Stoke!!!
Ricardo Faustino the psycho, stoked to see the Green Room.
The most famous lighthouse in surfing!!!
Imagine the waves that lighthouse has seen...
This is what you see when waking before sunrise for an epic XXL session, Nazaré, Portugal.
Garrett McNamara and Nic Lamb preparing for the biggest paddle session ever at "Praia do Norte" Nazaré.
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