Favela in Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is a photograph of Favela in Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by photographer Jacob Langvad Nilsson. It is a neighborhood located on a steep hillside in the city of Rio de Janeiro. The community has a population estimated at anywhere between 100 and 200 thousand inhabitants, who live crammed into a steep and rugged […]

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Rocinha in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is a photograph of Rocinha in Rio de Janeiro by photographer Jacob Langvad Nilsson. It was built on a steep hillside overlooking the city. Rocinha is the largest favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, located in Rio’s South Zone between the districts of São Conrado and Gávea. […]

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New York’s Central Park view from Rockefeller Center

This is a photograph of Central Park as viewed from the Rockefeller Center by photographer Jacob Langvad. It is a public park at the center of Manhattan in New York City which is the most visited urban park in the United States receiving approximately thirty-five million visitors annually. […]

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Financial & Business District, Downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is a photograph of the Financial & Business District in Downtown Rio de Janeiro by photographer Jacob Langvad Nilsson. It has the second largest GDP in the country. It is where major oil and telephone companies are located. You can also find two of Brazil’s major company’s headquarters, Petrobras and Vale. […]

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On Location: Ipanema Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

This is a photograph of Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro which is famously known for elegance and social qualities. The world-famous beach gives foreign visitors a sense of life in Rio, displaying a cross-section of different lifestyles, boutiques, restaurants and luxurious apartment buildings. Two mountains called the Dois Irmãos (Two Brothers) rise at the […]

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