Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 08/19/1965.
Systems analyst, webmaster and programmer (ASP, PHP, HTML), photographer and tourism writer/journalist.
Colaborator of some aviation magazines:
ASAS, AeroMagazine, Flap Internacional and Segurança&Defesa (Brazil), Airliners, Airways and Aviation Letter (USA) and Airliner World (UK).
Owner and webmaster of Aviation&Cruising web site (www.aviation.com.br), which is a result of the join of former Aviation On Line (first aviation web site in Brazil, created in 1994) and Cruising On Line (focused on cruising and cruise ships) sites.
Aviation & cruise ship spotter.
My current gear: Sony Alpha A700 and A330 DSLR cameras, plus Carl Zeiss 16-80/3.5-4.5, Minolta 70-210/4 "beercan", Minolta 75-300/4.5-5.6, Minolta 50/1.7, Minolta 50/2.8 macro and Sony 18-55/3.5-5.6 lenses and Sony HVL-F58AM flash.
Insane 1:400 diecast models collector (about 260 models)!
Wanted models (1:400):
Message from my friend Luis Garcia at ADAMJets:
July, 2011 RELEASES from Aero Classics
The latest Round of NEW July, 2011 Releases from Aero Classics will be Available for "PRE-SALES" ordering. Friday, the 8th of July, 2011 at 6:00PM EST.
Sorry there will be NO “Latin Classics” available for July,…Continue
Available for pre-sales TOMORROW evening at ADAMJets.com or other AeroClassics distributors!
Yesterday I received an e-mail from Airbus shop. They're selling models and other things for really very low bargain prices and FREE SHIPPING worldwide. I found models from 3.78 euros (A318/A319/A320) to 7.38 euros (A380)!
I've got 8 models (4 for me and 4 to re-sell) plus 3 polo shirts!
I think Airbus is preparing a new corporate…Continue
To whom asked me about how I've taken my pictures, here comes my tips:
I've got the 1:400 airport foil for free from http://airports.londoncontrol.com/ website, joining each page with photoshop and printing it on photographic paper.
For taking the pictures, I placed the foil over my bed and used a Sony Alpha A700 camera with Minolta 75-300 lens
(most used configuration is 1/125 speed and F16 apperture) plus a…