23.06.2014 Photography News No Comments

Teaching underprivileged Brazilian children photography

With AFP's backing in Rio, Christophe Simon, AFP's head of photography in Brazil, taught basic photography techniques to a group of 18 adolescents from the "Cidade de Deus" (City of God) favela (the term for Brazil's slums) in Rio de Janeiro, with amazing results. Together, they photographed their daily life and their passion for football, at a time when all eyes are on Brazil, set to host the …