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I'm a photographer born, raised and currently based in Lisbon, Portugal. My main focus has always been around travel photography, which actually means something very broad, from landscape to street.

Lately I've been very focused in documentary photography, like my focus in recent years: the per-christan traditions in Portugal.

In "working hours" I'm a software developer, and can see more of that techie stuff and other random rants at @t3mujin

My Instagram has been frozen since the start of this pandemic, the latest photos posted here were from the very last photowalk in March, just a few days before all of us had to become home-based. This hiatus has not been planned a(...) updates.joaoalmeidaphotography

On another front, the imbeciles at the US Embassy in town are having a 4th of July party, 1000 people attending, “masks not required”!

WTF ?? Isn’t screwing up in your own country enough ??

There's a free open source app for @pixelfed under development called PixelDroid. You can follow it here:


Developers can help the project at:

Translators can help at:

(In case you're unfamiliar with it, PixelFed is the Fediverse's alternative to Instagram, you can find out more at

#PixelDroid #PixelFed #Fediverse #Android #Instagram #FOSS #FLOSS #Libre

A Sunday morning of exploration, going after the old forts that defended the mouth of the Tagus River and the city of Lisbon updates.joaoalmeidaphotography

Buying a Nikon doesn't make you a photographer. It makes you a Nikon owner - Author Unknown
#photography #quote

I'll always be an amateur photographer - Elliott Erwitt
#photography #quote

With confinement old routines were replaced with new ones, streets almost unknown to me became familiar and favorite spots kind of abandoned. Today, while running by the river at dusk, it was clear to me that was the second option(...) updates.joaoalmeidaphotography

My notes for São Tomé and Príncipe, v1.0.

Still working on it, but links are updated and should already work. This one was written down as an introduction for a fellow journalist who was on his way to the islands. Feel free to comment.

Weekend walkabouts while in deconfinement, when revisiting some of your familiar spots seems like a good idea. updates.joaoalmeidaphotography

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