Photos from Brazil, 2010




From a Carnaval show in Rio




This is a dress. Drag queens of the world, you've been pwned.




Not fire poi, but Flamenco-esque rhythm poi




Rio from Pão de Azucar




Copacabana, Ipanema, and Pão de Azucar from the plane




Leftover gears from the cable car to Pão de Azucar








A tiny slice of Rocinha, the biggest favela in Brazil.




Rocinha street drummers




Hug an oil rig!




Ethanol is cheaper than gas. (And it's good ethanol, from sugarcane, not corn.)




The Oscar Niemeyer museum in Curitiba




São Paulo is a megacity, with mega-apartment-complexes to go with it.




At the Butantan venomous snake farm















Some of Vila Madalena's graffiti murals. There were entire alleys of this stuff.