In the camera crew. Since the beginning, year 2000.

Started on TV, always camera op, then freelancer life began in 2004.

Steadicam op in 2012.

Plus little yoga and bike fun, life is good!


Previous experiences

Freelance Camera and Steadicam Operation:

TV shows, news, live concerts, corporate videos, documentaries, short movies and sports; adventure racing and motor sports like Sertões rally (10 years). Feature. films: Fourth Grade, Lady of Guadalupe.

Provided services for: TV Globo SP, SBT, HBO Latin America (Venice Film Festival, Comic Con, SXSW), Brazil Films, Netflix, Amazon and others.

Co-instructor in Steadicam workshops and simultaneous translation English - Portuguese.


UPE (external portable unit) camera operation – Terra Viva, Bandeirantes Communication Group. São Paulo, 2005.


Camera operation – X Virtual TV. São Paulo, 2002 to 2004. Travel shows, sports, entertainment and journalism. Studio and ext.



Major degree in Social Communication. Radio and Television. Paulista State University (Unesp). Bauru SP, Brazil, 2000.
USC summer cinematography course, 2008. Los Angeles. CA.
Steadicam, camera and lighting workshops in Brazil and US...

Professional camera and Steadicam operating experience.

Steadicam workshops instruction, simultaneous interpreting and production.

Cinematography and lighting.

Yoga, Acro-yoga, Bike

Native Portuguese.

Advanced English.

Basic Spanish.

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