Born in Lisbon, Portugal, 1990.
Ricardo Lopes graduated in Photojournalism from Cenjor - Professional Training Center for Journalists, Lisbon, in 2017.
In the same year, he started working as a stringer for Global Media Group, publishing his work in the groups' national newspapers, namely: Diário de Notícias, Jornal de Notícias and TSF Online.
In 2018, he completed an internship at Público newspaper, covering topics such as politics, economy, environment, culture, art and travel for the newspaper's daily issues and weekly supplements.
He's currently a freelance photographer, working on documentary personal projects.