7 Irmãs is is a project idealized and led by fantastic women, who are responsible for the cultivation of industrial hemp in Sintra, located in Serra da Lua. The project's mission is to be part of the reactivation of hemp planting and to inspire other producers in the country. Focused on the local market, the project stands out for the complete use of its plants for the production of artisanal products, such as oils, creams, alchemy used in holistic therapies, fibers and fabri
Luiz Francisco is famous for his skateboarding in transitions, but what a lot of people don't know is that he actually started skateboarding in the streets. With the idea to bring Luiz's roots to an audiovisual project, the crew from Volcom Brasil invited me to start a two-month filming with Luiz in and around Sao Paulo, in Brazil. It was a good opportunity to spend some time in Brazil, see my family and friends and work on a project with one of my favorite skateboarders and
Sappo Distribution is the Portugal based distributor of Blaze Supply and Honey Pot Wheels, two genuine skate brands with roots in France and Brazil. In 2019, the first step of the company was to find a Portuguese skater to join the Blaze Team and that's how Duarte Pires crossed its paths. The "gajo" fits perfectly on the concept of the brand and besides his skills, he is a really nice person. In 2020, they presented the "Blaze Day Lisboa". The event occurred on March 11th, 20
Brazilians really feel at home in Portugal. Therefore, it is not strange that they won the two WSL events that happened here this year. First, Samuel Pupo, younger brother of Miguel Pupo, won the QS 10.000 EDP Billabong Pro Ericeira at Ribeira D'Ilhas, in the biggest win of his career. With this result and the two 9th places in Pantin and Azores, he totally turned his season around and won 30 spots on the QS leader board, jumping to 9th place. Following it was Italo Ferreira'
They say that life starts when you get out of your comfort zone. That's one of the reasons I came to Europe right after I graduated at the end of the first semester last year. I wanted to travel somewhere I had never been before with an only-way ticket, my camera and without any plans. And here I am, after almost 6 months, 3 countries, a lot of adventures, amazing places, and good people. I went from Brazil straight to Barcelona, the skateboarding paradise. I was lucky to fin