About started photojournalism in 1996 after studying law. Lived in the The Netherlands and, presently, in Portugal. In both countries published in the main magazines and newspapers.
In 2012 won the Grand Prize Estação de Imagem for Documentary Photography.
Also in 2012 top finalist The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film grant.
Winner of the documentary grant Estação de Imagem 2013, Portugal with the project Big Hunt.
Already in 2014 became Hasselblad Masters 2014.