Branco Prata

I remember when my History of Art teacher first introduce me to Man Ray’s work! I was completely blown away by it, so powerful, so meaningful! He was a significant contributor to the Dada and Surrealist movements, although his ties to each were informal. He was best known for his photography but considered himself a painter above all! In 1937, Man Ray did a suite of drawings that were publish with poems by Paul Eluard. While studying those drawings i read a quote from Man Ray regarding that particular work… ‘In these drawings my ...

05.25.2015

Last December Tânia and Diogo, from T Bakes, invited us to help them style and shoot their 2015 menu! It was so inspirational and we’ve learn so much about their creative process. It was truly fun to style and shoot the four new flavors… oh and taste them!!!! 

From Tânia

“Each year I take a couple of weeks to construct a new menu for the following seasons. This usually takes place in late October/ November when the hectic schedule of weddings allows for some time off when I ...

For this delicate outdoor bridal portraits we were inspired by this dress from Rembo Styling! Our fashion stylist, Diana, chose organic jewelry that worked perfectly with the simple yet stylish design of the dress! For florals we also wanted something very light with a touch of romance, so I did a all white and green bridal bouquet with roses, tulips, carnations, antirrhinum and some greens. Alexandre did a hairdo that enhanced the vintage hairpiece that was an unexpected element that added an extra elegance to the entire outfit!

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Back in February we did a flowers & styling One to One with Patricia from The Love Forest and Yolanda from Best Day Ever! They came to Porto with Javier Abad from F2 Studio and Marcos Sánches (two very talented photographers from Spain) so while me and the girls had fun in our studio, the guys visit the city and played with their cameras!

We had an amazing time learning, sharing and just playing with flowers and styling details! Patricia and Yolanda stayed for 3 whole days, so we had time to talk ...

04.28.2015

Because sometimes you don’t need a designer shoe…. you need a shoe that makes you dream…

Photography: André Teixeira, Branco Prata

{Film photo taken with Contax 645 and scanned at  Carmencita Film Lab}