Born in 1980 in São Paulo, where he lives and works.
Studied Industrial Design and Photography at Belas Artes in São Paulo. Worked for several years as a producer for important photographers from different countries in editorial and commercial projects. In 2005 spent some time in New York, important period for his creative process.
Lucas is the third generation of photographer of his family; his grandfather was an important name in Brazil for more than 3 decades working as a photojournalism for the most important periodicals of his time. For this reason, Lucas also runs Instituto Peter Scheier, an organization dedicated to promote and preserve the memory of his family's work.
In 2011 founded the first Brazilian on line gallery dedicated exclusively to photography. Fotospot , is a on going project witch helps Lucas to stay connected to the market and helps him in his creative process and in the creation of his series.
Today with more than 15 exhibitions in different cities such as Madrid, Tokyo, Geneva and São Paulo, his work is already part of important private collections and institutional archives. His Book DESAUDIO is one of the finalist in one the most traditional editorial contests of Brazil, the Jabuti Award and was also awarded with 3rd prize in the Prix de la Photographie Paris.