PhotographerJosé Roberto Bassul
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryBrasi­lia, Brazil
Photo Date03/06/2016
Technical InfoNikon D60, f/16, 1/100, ISO100
Entry Description

The photo was taken in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, during the preparations for the 2016 Olympics.

About Photographer

Architect and photographer, José Roberto Bassul was born in Rio de Janeiro and lives in Brasilia, Brazil. He photographed intensely in his youth, receiving awards from Realidade Magazine in 1979 and from Funarte (Art National Foundation) in 1980. During the 1980s, he took a break from photography and dedicated himself to architecture. He became active behind the camera again thirty years later when he developed an authorial work that focused on architecture, urban landscape, and contemporary aspects of urban life.