Daril, a security guard that works at a store wich is on my pth to work, with a portrait I took of him a few weeks earlier.

Daril, a security guard that works at a store wich is on my pth to work, with a portrait I took of him a few weeks earlier.

Contact sheets from my last shooting at the public market downtown. I only had a 24 film rool, next time I’ll have more.

Contact sheets from my last shooting at the public market downtown. I only had a 24 film rool, next time I’ll have more.

A public culture center that is going throught renovations, but still functioning

A public culture center that is going throught renovations, but still functioning

In some cities of Brazil, the poor employ  themselves as trash collectors in order to survive. In my city they collect paper and cardboard boxes most of the time so we call them “Papeleiros” (Papel = paper in portuguese and the suffix “eiro” is used to denote an ocupation).In this photo, one papeleiro with his backup cart trying to fix a whell. The regular carts are really big, but sometimes they have to use smaller ones from super markets.

In some cities of Brazil, the poor employ ¬†themselves as trash collectors in order to survive. In my city they collect paper and cardboard boxes most of the time so we call them “Papeleiros” (Papel = paper in portuguese and the suffix “eiro” is used to denote an ocupation).
In this photo, one papeleiro with his backup cart trying to fix a whell. The regular carts are really big, but sometimes they have to use smaller ones from super markets.