November 19th, 2007

Aquarela da Favela, Recuperada!

I’m muito muito feliz to report that although my drive done died, I was able to retrieve my lost Rio pics with the assistance of a very handy program called Klix. & so, I’m able to offer up after all some impressionistic (i.e., blurry ;) shots of the picturesque favela of Vidigal, a warm, welcoming place — at least that was my (escorted) experience — where some friends and I spent most of last Sunday, drinking small glasses of beer, talking about local theater and social activism, watching kids play soccer in the street, catching breathtaking glimpses of Rio down below, and watching the hill light up as the sun set –

More pics here >>

More words soon –

3 Comments Add your own

  • 1. masala  |  November 19th, 2007 at 1:27 pm

    you give me saudade cara ! nice pix Wayne, Vidigal is the place to be :) Have you been to Nos Do Morro casarao (big house) ?

    looking to know more about this week-end in Rio…

    JP

  • 2. vamanos  |  November 20th, 2007 at 4:51 pm

    Nice photos Wayne, looked like a fun trip. Thats a shitter about your hard drive. Brazil is all about outdoor beers at night !

    vamanos

  • 3. JV  |  November 21st, 2007 at 12:35 pm

    Happy to hear that you recovered something!

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Wayne&Wax

I'm a techno-musicologist, internet annotator, imagined community organizer.

I left my <3 in the digital global, but I reside in Cambridge, MA, where I'm from.

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