way home

Ana da Silva, 18, walks on the path toward her home, which was destroyed by heavy rains in the city of Branquinha, Alagoas. Around 150 thousand people were displaced in the states of Pernambuco… Continue reading


View of the destruction caused by floods in Uniao dos Palmares, Alagoas state, Brazil, on June 2010. Around 150 thousand people were displaced in the states of Pernambuco and Alagoas.   Os rostos da… Continue reading

Alagoas Floods

Citizens affected by the heavy rains and flash floods that hit the Brazilian northeastern state of Alagoas struggle to receive supplies from a volunteer on June 27, 2010 in Murici, Brazil. (Photo by… Continue reading

“it’s like a dream”

A week after the rains that hit the city of Rio Largo, Maria Cícera Santos, 56, weeps at the memory of the flood that destroyed her home. “It’s like a dream. A terrible… Continue reading

copa do mundo

SALVADOR, BRAZIL – JUNE 15: Supporters of Brazil dressed in green and yellow gather in a bar in Ribeira neighborhood, in the lower city region, to watch their first match at FIFA 2010… Continue reading

fly away

(para reportagem sobre a beleza esquecida da orla Itapagipana, em Salvador, Bahia, 26/03/2010.  Lunae Parracho / Ag. A Tarde)


Jaques Wagner participa no velório de Ananda Assunção. Ananda é esposa do capitão da PM Roberto Assunção, responsável pela segurança do governador, e foi assassinada após sair do trabalho em circunstâncias ainda desconhecidas.… Continue reading


SALVADOR, BRAZIL / FEBRUARY 10: US singer Beyonce performs on stage during her concert on February 10, 2010 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Lunae Parracho/Getty Images) *** Foto publicada na revista Rolling Stone:… Continue reading

Salvador city lights


SALVADOR, BRAZIL – JANUARY 14: Bonfim festivities at the Bonfim Church on January 14, 2010 in Salvador, Brazil. Starting on the second Thursday after January 6th’s Three Kings Day, the Festa do Bonfim… Continue reading