Thursday, March 24, 2011

Rio de Janeiro :: The kids


 Amidst all the hedonistic revelry of Carnival I found time to sit, converse (in a mix of Spanish, Portuguese and sing language), and pass the camera around with a few different groups of kids. Why? I don't know. Maybe because kids like to play as much as I do. Maybe because I'm still stuck somewhere between a 'kid' and a 'grownup'. Maybe because their eyes reflect a world devoid of the cynicism with which I sometimes see it (see last post). Or maybe it's their curiosity that I find most refreshing.


Photo courtesy of Marina
Portrait by the girl with the red hair

2 comments:

  1. you know I'm a sucker for a great lookback....mmmm...that one is my fav.

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  2. good stuff forest. i'm good friends with your brother, dave. it nice to finally see your work after years of dave speaking so highly of you. have fun, katie cahn.

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