Tag: frontal

Cadafalso

This week the process of ousting the elected president of Brazil has seen its darkest days. Nothing short of a coup, for its weak legal foundations and pretexts, it consolidated all power in the worst possible representatives in our politics: the retrograde, corrupt, right wing, religious (insert your […]

O Culto

These photos were made at a small property outside São Paulo. A couple that decided to live there invited me through common friends. The initial ideas completely fell through when, as the night advanced, literally hundreds of mosquitoes started a relentless attack on me and the guys. The […]

Somewhat Aloof

It caught my attention ever since I started chatting with him. A mix of curiosity, repressed desires, shyness and ambivalence marked our contacts from the beggining. One night he told me he wanted to go to a place where I had photographed a guy. A place where guys […]

Édipo

A few months ago, I finally decided to give the go ahead to a plan for a small road trip to photograph some landscape in Brazil´s semi-arid in the northeastern part of the country. I began using a couple of my little geolocation apps (fancy name for the […]

B-Sides: Daylight Saving Time

By a road I travel often there´s a major eucalyptus plantation, interspaced with some remnants of original woods. The place fascinates me, with those thousands of trees symmetricaly arranged, specially in low light or at night, when it acqires its own eerie aura. I had been talking to […]

Pit Trap

A streamlet runs underneath the ruins of the Gavea Tourist Hotel. In a small sector beneath the building it runs across two long rows of collumns, in what looks today as a huge pitfall. It is said that for a while the never finished building was used as […]