Professional Photographer


Born in Rio de Janeiro, lived abroad, USA, Portugal and Italy for over 8 years. The experience of living abroad added experience and a broad view of other cultures. This reflects in his photography.


Although photography has always been present since his childhood, life ended up taking him in other directions, as an event coordinatator, music, business management, teaching English, and in 2004 he finally decided to become a professional photographer.


Increased his knowledge by doing 10 photography courses at Visual Arts Photography School in Rio de Janeiro. Worked with several photographers like Marcelo Faustini, Michael Roberts and others. Today is CEO/Director at Frame Photo Studio with Artur Meninea. Uses professional equipment Canon, series L lenses, GoPro, studio Mako and ProPhoto.


With over 10 years of experience as a stills photographer for film and television, events, shows, catalogs, fashion, advertising campaigns, editorials, books, covers, his work is always present in newspapers and magazines. However, it is clear and growing his enthusiasm for photography.


Works with several magazines, websites, agencies and newspapers. Has photos published in newspapers such as, O Globo, JB, magazines Rolling Stones, Época, Veja, Caras, Quem, Guitar Player and sites like and UOL, among others.


Photographed several international events, concerts, and worked for Rede Globo, Coca-Cola, Som Livre, Sony, Harley Davidson, Rock in Rio, Artplan, Total Entertainment, Lereby Productions, Migdal Filmes, Libra Group, Magazine Polo Rio, Academicos Grande Rio, Rio Design Barra, Script, Sol da Barra Bikinis, among many others.

Recently worked at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games as Venue Photo Manager, also during opening and closing ceremonies.


Cinema and TV:



  • Divã (José Alvarega Jr.)

  • Tempos de Paz (Daniel Filho)

  • Se Eu Fosse Você 2 (Daniel Filho)

  • Uma Professora Muito Maluquinha (César Rodrigues e André Alves Pinto)

  • High School Musical Brasil (César Rodrigues)

  • Chico Xavier (Daniel Filho)

  • Assalto ao Banco Central (Marcos Paulo)

  • RIO pilot (Scott Steindorff)

  • Beat The World (Robert Adetuyi)

  • (José Alvarega Jr.)

  • E ai, Comeu? (Felipe Jofily)

  • Confissões de Adolescente (Daniel Filho e Cris D’Amato)

  • Pelé – The Birth of a Legend (Jeff e Mike Zimbalist)

  • SOS Mulheres Ao Mar (Cris D'Amato)

  • Irmã Dulce (Vicente Amorim)

  • Qualquer Gato Vira Lata 2 (Roberto Santucci e Marcelo Antunez)

  • A Menina Índigo (Wagner de Assis)

  • Rio Heat (Stephen Campanelli)


TV, Documentaries and DVD:

  • Guardiões do Samba (Eric Belhassen)

  • Sabor (Gil Baroni WG7BR)

  • DVD Cruzeiro Roupa Nova

  • Linha Direta (Edson Erdmann e Fred Mayrink)

  • As Cariocas (Daniel Filho, Amora Mautner, Cris D’Amato, Cininha de Paula) (TV Globo)

  • As Brasileiras (Daniel Filho, Cris D’Amato e Tizuka Yamasaki) (TV Globo)

  • Action Scenes for Stunts (Só Ação, Impacto, EmSenna, SuperAção)

  • Procurando Casseta & Planeta - Multishow


Besides a few short films and documentaries. Has three books released, Tempos de Paz, Chico Xavier (reached first place in sales) and Assalto Ao Banco Central. All photos for posters, marketing and advertising materials.


Events: Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Premio Multishow, Rock in Rio, Coca Cola Vibezone, Skolbeats, Fashion Rio, Carnaval (camarote Grande Rio e Grupo Libra/TNT), Festival Internacional do Rio de Cinema (oficial Photographer), Natal Iluminado no Complexo do Alemão, events in general.


Shows: Practically all Brazilian bands and some International bands.

  • Bryan Adams

  • Asia

  • Billy Paul

  • Rolling Stones

  • Jon Secada

  • Toto

  • Joe Satriani

  • G3

  • Whitesnake

  • Duran Duran

  • Aerosmith

  • Queen

  • Simply Red

  • Scorpions

  • Maroon 5

  • Miley Cyrus

  • Ringo Starr and All Starr Band

All shots for the the Toto Japan Tour Booklet.


Fashion: Catalogs Sol da Barra, Carol Gava, Mb Exclusive, Fashion Rio, Books, Ensaios dentre outros.


Advertising campaigns: Campanhas da Repsol, Campanha completa do Festival Internacional do Rio 2007 e 2010, Jewels MB Exclusive, Japanese Restaurants, Health Plans Salutar, among others.


Sports, Food e Aerial: Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Polo Tournaments, Mesquita Football Club, Japanese e Mexican Food Restaurants and Aerials for Coca-Cola Christmas Trucks in Rio.


Full name: Luiz Henrique Esteves de Sá Nogueira