José Ferreira is a freelance photographer born in Lisbon in 1986, and currently lives in Faro, the capital town of the Algarve, the most touristical area in Portugal.
He is graduated from the University of Algarve in Visual Arts where he had analogue photography for a semester, his only formation in photography.
Despite his interest in photography have come even as a child, José began to devote himself more to this area only in 2007 when he entered the higher education.
One can conclude, by observing his photographic work, that José Ferreira nourishes a special admiration for photojournalism and fashion photography, while performing any type of project at the request of customers.
He has been interviewed and published by CNN, French magazine PHOTO and published in Fashion editorials at Men’s Health.
Four of our members were awarded, in different categories in the main portuguese prize in photojournalism, the “Estação de Imagem” Prize
“I didn’t choose to be born. It wasn’t my choice. I breathe because I have to, and I decide to live every day. Being alive is not the same thing as living, when being born was the first death of them all.