Photo showing Godafoss waterfall in Iceland during sunset, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos

The Wonders of Awe

If a man forgets what beauty looks like, will an image ever be able bring him back? I usually do not include human figures in my images, as my main quest lies in searching for the beauty of an untouched …

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 …

Sunset photography showing an unique rock pattern in one of the beaches of Vila Nova de Milfontes in Portugal, shot by landscape photographer José Ramos

Natural Networks IV

Entangled in the endless stream of thoughts, mirrored by the natural networks of the Earth, anger subsides and serenity finally prevails. Shot recently in Vila Nova de Milfontes, in one of my favourite spots. When the tide is low at …

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 …

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 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 …