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 …

Long exposure photo captured in Ponta da Piedade, Lagos, in Portugal. Shot by landscape photographer José Ramos

Ground Control

“Ground Control to Humankind” | Ponta da Piedade, Lagos (Portugal) Ground control to the humans who are not listening, look around, tremble upon the trail of destruction and launch your vessels not to conquer, but to seek for the long …

Long exposure waterscape photography shot during sunrise in Marinha Beach located in Algarve, Portugal

The Brittle Treasure

“The Brittle Treasure” | Marinha Beach, Portugal Waking up long before sunrise, when everything is pitch black on the outside, always feel like some sort madness as you get up. The body is not happy, and the mind feels numb …

Long exposure landscape photo showing the Vestrahorn Mountains in Iceland, during sunrise, shot by José Ramos

Reverence

The gorgeous Vestrahorn mountains in Iceland, during sunrise, after a 36 hour non stop shooting and driving session, during the 2015 September photo-trip. I crashed and slept all day inside the car in Hofn, after this marathon, but it was certainly …

Northern lights photo in Iceland, shot in the Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, captured by landscape photographer José Ramos

The Spirits Return II

When synchronicity starts turning the wheels of time and gathering the elements, magical things can happen in front of our eyes. This image was made on the third night of the 2015 trip, showing an epic display of Northern Lights …

Long exposure night photography showing the Northern Lights over Godafoss, in Iceland, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos

Channeling the Gods

The almighty Northern Lights above the Godafoss waterfall, shot during the September 2015 Iceland trip. Drizzle rain and waterfall spray kept pouring during the whole shooting session, and after three hours I had to return to the car as I …

Long exposure waterscape photography in Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon, located in Iceland, made by landscape photographer José Ramos

Open Wound

Just as if Iceland didn’t have enough mountains, lakes, glaciers, geothermal areas, gigantic waterfalls, it also had to have an absolutely stunning canyon! This is Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon, in South Iceland. Technical info: Sony a7R Zeiss FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS …

Long exposure night photography showing the Northern Lights on the road to Thingvellirs, in Iceland, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Mesmerized

“Mesmerized” Who said Iceland has no trees? Shot on the road to Þingvellir. during yet another frantic car trip, trying again to find the much wanted Northern Lights. It was our last night in the country, with a plane to …

Long exposure landscape photography depicting the West side of Dettifoss waterfall, in Iceland, during sunrise, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Death Falls

Death Falls Massive amounts of extremely turbulent waters suddenly meet the endless abyss of Detifoss, with liquid chaos ensuing right after the fall. The Universe seems to have its strange ways of always creating order out of chaos, and witnessing …

Long exposure landscape photography in Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, in Iceland, shot during sunset by landscape photographer José Ramos from Portugal

Dissolution of Eternity

“Dissolution of Eternity” The Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon under fiery light, in it’s endless cadence of moving pieces of ice, teaches us lessons of impermanence and dissolution. This place is quite simply the most beautiful work of moving art I’ve ever …