José Manuel Ribeiro started his professional career in 1982 based in Lisbon. As photojournalist and editor worked in news agencies such as LUSA, Reuters, AFP and on Portuguese daily newspaper Publico. Contributed for several image banks as well reporter for European Commission EU, Food Agriculture Organization, FAO, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNCHR and others.


Developed along the years skills and expertise shooting and editing different areas such as: News, Sports, Environment, Hostile Environments, Daily Life, Arts, Illustration, Portrait, Events, Corporate, Travel and Tourism on singles and reportage, using latest hardware and software technologies on cameras and editing softwares.


Reparage - Will shoot scouting locations for working on a film, video and photo scenarios accompanied by final full report with geographic, meteorologic, sun and night light, accommodations around etc.


Workshop - Has been all my life. Along time taught and organised photography workshop and courses at Instituto Português de Fotografia, Curso de Jornalismo do Instituto Politécnico de Abrantes, Curso de Jornalismo do Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa and CENJOR, Centro Protocolar de Formação de Jornalistas.


Idyll Meraki - Is the latest on going experience to ...


Cuisine - Is on going at the labs, tastes, computer, ovens, etc...


Flat Tire Guide - Are tips to avoid bad travels, hotels, vulgar and expensive meals. Is helpful to be on the road, avoiding punctures.