Nuno Cardal was born in Lisbon in May of 1967. In the year 1990, he graduated in History in the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra, where he began to make some photography work.
Nuno Cardal professional path was always connected with the areas of culture and advertising.Was responsible for the Community Program of Developing Tourists and Cultural Infrastructures, also worked in the production of a cultural tv show in RTP "Ponto por Ponto" and worked in several advertising firms and developed a video-panel network that until these days still stands in the city of Lisbon.
Is the book author of "McCann - 65 anos de Publicidade em Portugal". He is also a credited collaborator in the tv show "A Alma e a Gente" of the authorship of Prof. Jose Hermano Saraiva in exhibition for over 10 years.
As a professional photographer
He coordinated and executed a photographic job for a encyclopaedia about Lisbon. He also published the following books: