Night photography showing the beautiful Village of Azenhas do Mar in Sintra, Portugal, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos

Communion

And just as soon as you open your window, your eyes merge with the Gods, and the endless power of the sea becomes part of you. Such immense intelligence, of those who choose to live in these places. This is …

Sunset landscape photography showing Ursa Beach in Sintra, Portugal, captured by landscape photographer José Ramos

Treasure Trove

Try harder, even if it hurts, you will be compensated. Steep descent, unpredictable weather, aching muscles, but at the end of the path one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Location: Ursa Beach, Sintra, Portugal Technical info: Sony …

Landscape photo in the Sintra Forest in Portugal, during a misty afternoon, captured by landscape photographer José Ramos

Infinity

Born from the same womb, swirling together through life, sharing the pains and joys of growing, true confidants of every fleeting moment. While I reflected on the feelings evoked by this image, it quickly became quite clear I did not …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Cacilhas, located in Almada, made by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Safe Ground

“Safe Ground” | Cacilhas, Portugal “We feel like nothing without the attachments of life. You should never let go…” José Ramos ©  Technical info: Exposure – 30 seconds Aperture – f11 ISO – 100 3 stop soft ND Grad filter …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Maçãs beach, located in Sintra, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Quietness

“Quietness” | Praia das Maçãs, Sintra (Portugal) “Into the tranquility of thoughts and experiences, feeding the flow and the dream… here I am one.” José Ramos ©  Technical: Aperture – f/9.5 Exposure – 8 seconds ISO- 100 3 stop Hitech …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Praia de Ribeira D'Ilhas, located in Ericeira, made by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Patterns and Pathways

“Patterns and Pathways” | Praia de Ribeira D’Ilhas, Ericeira (Portugal) “Nature can look so intricate, intense and gigantic, and at the same time so peaceful and quiet when you let yourself sink into it…” José Ramos ©  One more shot …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Ericeira, made by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Pathfinder

“The Pathfinder” | Ericeira, Portugal “Searching for ways… Searching for means… Searching for answers… And searching for truth… It’s so incredibly easy to get lost and not notice it… Keep searching.” José Ramos ©  Technique: Soaked camera + soaked lens …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Praia de Ribeira D'Ilhas, located in Ericeira, made by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

New Era

“New Era” | Ericeira, Ribeira D’Ilhas beach, Portugal “These landscapes always remind me that there must be something better coming, new cycles, new eras…” José Ramos ©  In this shot I was standing on a small rock, surrounded by water, …

Architecture photography in Hospital Miguel Bombarda, a psychiatric hospital located in Lisbon, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Mental Chess

“Mental Chess” | Miguel Bombarda Psychiatric Hospital, Lisbon (Portugal) “Challenging the games of the mind, sensing the screams of the soul.” José Ramos ©  The history behind this photo: This photo was probably one of the last photos taken in …