Paulo combined a vibrant use of color and light with a fine ability to compose a scene, making his photography ideal for the fashion, music and advertising industries. Although deeply rooted in those old-school days of endless nights spent in the darkroom Paulo has embraced the digital revolution sweeping photography. It is this blend of the old and new, the desktop and the darkroom, which allows Paulo to work with any kind of light, film or camera to achieve the effect he wants. Paulo Filgueiras began his photographic career at ABAF Brazilian Association of Photography in Rio de Janeiro, majored in photography at CUF/PUC University Center of Photography at Pontif’cia Universidade Catolica of Rio de Janeiro and extended his studies at SVA School of Visual Arts in New York. He has been working as a professional photographer since 1986. Paulo Filgueiras was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro moving to New York in 1989.
New York, NY US