Joao Pina Documents All Sides of Rio de Janeiro

 - Jul 26, 2010
References: joao-pina & lifelounge
Although certain cities are known for their corruptness, photographer Joao Pina has given us a glimpse of both sides in his series 'Violence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.' The title may seem to lean towards one lifestyle in this beautifully complex country, yet he shows that amidst the strife there is also love, happiness and family.

Through captivating black and white images, Joao Pina's photographic endeavor is a candid look into the reality of living in Rio de Janeiro.