The Photography of Ricardo Silva Alves

Ricardo Silva Alves of Lisbon, Portugal, has been interested in photography since the age of 16. He is attracted to the variety of colors, textures, forms, energy and movement found outside in natural environments. Besides working as an engineer, he spends most of his time in the field, climbing and photographing, always looking for dynamic compositions, distinct light and new challenging views. In this gallery Ricardo presents a variety of climbs and climbers near his home in Portugal as well as other areas throughtout the world. To see more of his work visit: