Paulo Carvalho

Freelance Photographer

Porto, Portugal
With over 20 years of solid experience in the commercial photography and communication industries in Portugal, along with continuous management and team leading responsibilities. Highly motivated to respond to new challenges

Work Experience

Freelance Photographer

July 2017 - Portugal


Head Photographer

January 2016 - Aveiro, Portugal

Viriato & Viriato

Head Photographer

studios dedicated mainly to large interior sets and product photography. Shooting for major ceramic and furniture brands such as Revigres, Love Tiles, Guialmi, MAB, ICEL and many others, both in the studio and on location. Working with Phase One P65+ backs in all kinds of lighting, both in studio and location. Studio design and digital workflow implementation on the company second studio location in 2009.
September 2009 - January 2012 Portugal


Head Photographer

Senior partner and photography department director, responsible for managing all things regarding the photography department, post production and commercial relations. Clients included Grupo Sonae, Opal Publicidade, Home Concept, Aveleda, Sol’s, Meridien, etc.
January 2006 - May 2008 Porto, Portugal

Paulo Carvalho Fotografia, Lda

Photographer and Manager

Photographer, manager and creative director in studio dedicated to fashion and advertising photography. Clients included major brands as Cheyenne, Salsa, Fuji, Pizza Hut, etc
1998 - 2006 Famalicao, Portugal

Enne Magazine

Photographer and Photo Editor

Responsible for photography edition, cover shot, fashion editorial and product photography for lifestyle and nightlife magazine.
2004 - 2010 Barcelos, Portugal


London College Of Communication

Certificate in Professional Photography Practice

Completed with Distinction
1994 - 1995 London, United Kingdom


Portuguese (Native),
English (Fluent),
Spanish (Advanced),
French (Conversational),


Studio Photography, BW Photo Lab Techniques, Colour Managment, Creative And Independent, Leadership, Postproduction, Teaching,