Triangle of Salt. CHAPTER 1

This past summer the quest for the Portuguese Salt Water Culture took me to the Azores, specifically to the islands of São Jorge, Pico and Faial, sometimes referred to as the islands of the "Triangle". This first chapter focuses on the bits and pieces of the whaling heritage and the tales I collected from the people I met in the island of Pico.

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Ver-o-peso

Located on the old town of the city of Belém,  the "Ver-o-Peso" is a great open air market selling products brought from the Amazon region. Facing the Guarajá Bay, the market has forever established a permanent relationship with the neighbouring islands and the inland towns. While on assignment in the city of Belém do Pará I had a couple of hours to explore te market and enjoy its colour, life and vibe. 

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Lisbon series...in B&W

In 2013 I became a father. Between jobs and diapers I started hitting the streets of Lisbon with an old film camera. During this period of my life I was working from home and taking care of the baby full time. I started hitting the streets just for the sake of sanity. At home I was all for one...in the streets I was none for all. I guess some people go to the gym, for a run, or a drink…I chose the street.

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