Pedro Vilela was born in Lisbon Portugal in 1981.
He receive a academic degree in Communication by UAL – Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, and attending a photojournalism classes in Cenjor in 2004. He began freelancing after completing a internship in Público Newspaper in 2005.
Since then he is dedicated to Freelance Photojournalism, such as Corporate Work and Weddings with a documentary approach that drives him as a photojournalist.
He received an honorable mention in the Photojournalism Awards Visão/BES in 2007 and a first prize in street photography in the Portuguese National Geographic Magazine in 2007.
As a Wedding Photographer he found is expression. Is approach seeks to tell the story of the day in an authentic and genuine way.
Award Winning Photos
The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Pedro. The following awards have been earned by Pedro from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.