Since I started to spend more time in photography … I began to appreciate Madeira more and on the same time, appreciating life also. Photography is all about noticing things … seeing the details, … the way light falls, how your brain post-processes the subtle visual of things around you that most people go through … Continue reading
We are very happy that Phil has agreed on taking part in an interview for the Secret Madeira. Phil is a photographer from Manchester, UK. Phil, first of all we want to thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with the readers of Secret Madeira. Please tell us a little bit about … Continue reading
Madeira Islands is a Portuguese archipelago that lies in the north Atlantic Ocean, between 32°22.3′N 16°16.5′W and 33°7.8′N 17°16.65′W, just under 400 km north of Tenerife (Canary Islands). Although the island group is one of the outermost region of the European Union … Madeira archipelago characterizes itself as an unique and mysterious territory with its … Continue reading
Madeira is an island of astonishing contrasts. From Funchal, the largest city and capital of Portugal’s Autonomous Region of Madeira, it is just a few steps to the primeval green that cloaks the dramatic cliffs and valleys of the island’s interior. The richness of Madeira’s flower-filled gardens is a noticeable contrast to the island’s volcanic … Continue reading
This week we are featuring an interview with Luís Rúben de Freitas aka Luísftas. Luís is Madeiran, and his work is related to educational technologies. His free time is largely devoted to the outdoors: hiking, geocaching and canyoning. Luís, we want to thank you for giving us the opportunity to have a ‘peek’ into your … Continue reading
This week we are featuring an interview with Virgilio Silva. Virgilio, born in mainland Portugal, in Cascais, and lives for almost 15 years on Madeira Island, since August 1998. Virgilio, thank you for the opportunity that you allow us a ‘peek’ into your relationship with the Green Pearl of the Atlantic also known as Madeira. … Continue reading
We are very happy that Briggit Hermsen aka ThunderCat (her Facebook page) has agreed on taking part in an interview for the Secret Madeira. Briggit is a photographer from The Netherlands.
We are very happy that Kari Stendahl (aka Stella1302) has agreed on taking part in an interview for the Secret Madeira. Kari is a photographer from Helsinki, Finland
A Facebook page with more than 1,500 images that portrays a “Madeira almost forgotten” (Madeira Quase Esquecida). The page, that has over 16,000 fans, is an altruistic and non-governmental project that aims, in particular, attracting the emigrant communities, so that they feel less distant towards their ‘home’ island … Madeira.
We are very happy that Jaf-Photo (his Flickr Photostream) has agreed on taking part in an interview for the Secret Madeira. Jaf-Photo is a photographer from Sweden.