Traveling With Boys
Being a freelance for two years I had never really allowed myself to travel besides Christmas and New Year's. God knows I've tried to fight my guilt of doing so. Constantly trying to find excuses to go back to New York (a workshop? a project?) but kinda of failing to do so. It took me a yea...

Alter do Chão

05/07/2016

Alter do Chão
I wish I hadn't taken this long to publish this photos but, here they are now. Travelling to Alter do Chão, in the state of Pará, north of Brazil, was one of the best decisions I've taken last year. And I'm putting that much emphasis because I'm not the biggest traveler of all times and...

Hassel Portraits

06/11/2015

Hassel Portraits
One of the things I want to get better at in my photography is shooting portraits. Family portraits, music inspired projects... many ideas come to my mind, usually using black and white or color 120 film in my adored (but still not perfectly handled) Hasselblad. Here are my favorite ones so...
A personal assignment, shooting the harvest
I was never much of a nature person, choosing always the city versus spending time at a farm, for example. My mom would always say "you can't be my daughter" for that, but this past week I proved her and myself wrong and I could know better where I come from and my family origins, besides lea...
Vila Autodromo x RJ Mayor
So many social and political changes are happening in Brazil right now. After a year and a half in NY, I decided to come back and follow closely all those changes (and social problems) I couldn't see from far away. With the Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro is being transformed in a constructio...
A Change is gonna come
Rita's life is about to change. Mine too. I'm scared, thrilled, nervous and very, very excited. Rita is not so much. For 88 years, her life was in New York, while I lived all my life in my home country, except for an intense and much crazy year and a half in the "capital of the world", as they...