Award winning Director of Photography and Photographer based in between Rio de Janeiro and Los Angeles,

As a cinematographer, Leco has shot variety of feature films, short films, documentaries and music videos.

His work has been selected and showcased at several prestigious film festivals around the globe like the Venice International Film Festival, Taormina Film Festival, Mammoth Film Festival, Sunset Film Festival, Indie film Fest Awards, The Taste Awards, Berlin Fashion Film Festival, Brooklyn Film Festival and many others.

In 2018 he won “Best Cinematography” and “Best Film” at the RED competition with  “Jimbo” which was in the official selection of the movies considered by the Academy to be in Oscar qualified shortlist.

His photography has been published in several magazines worldwide, including the covers of “Off the Rails magazine”, “Coy magazine”, “Can’t Steal Our Vibe magazine”. Editorials: “Vogue Brasil”,  "Bazaar "“Red Milk magazine”, “Marie Claire Italy” , “I-D Vice”, “Amica”, “Panorama”, “C-Heads”, “Arsenic”, “Nakid” black issue, “GQ Australia” and more

The roster of his clients also includes names  “Dior”, "Nike Swim", “Tods”, "Claudie Pierlot", “Snapchat”, “Samsung”, “Costa Brazil” ,“Replay Jeans”, “Headspace”, “Groundworks Coffee”, “Pull & Bear”, "Airbnb", "Pepsi", "Budweiser", "Paul Stewart", "Zerezes".

Recently had a Photography Exhibit show that took place in Venice, CA called “Pessoas & Lugares” (People & Places”), a show with a compilation of captures from all the places I have been while shooting movies around the world.


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