Carnival in the favela of Rocinha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Brazilian family, wearing colorful costumes, take part in the... News PhotoArts Culture and Entertainment,Baby,Boys,Brazil,Brazilian Carnival,Brazilian Culture,Carnival - Celebration Event,Celebration,Cheerful,Child,City,Creativity,Family,Favela,Full Length,Holiday - Event,Horizontal,Imagination,Joy,Latin America,Mask - Disguise,Multi Colored,Parade,Participant,Party - Social Event,Performance,Rio Carnival,Rio de Janeiro,Rocinha - Rio de Janeiro,Samba School,SlumPhotographer Collection: LatinContent Editorial 2013 Jan SochorROCINHA, RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 20: A Brazilian family, wearing colorful costumes, take part in the Carnival parade in the favela of Rocinha, on 20 February 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rocinha, the largest shanty town in Brazil and one of the most developed in Latin America, has its own samba school called GRES Academicos da Rocinha. The Rocinha samba school is very loyal to its neighborhood. Throughout the year, the entire community actively participate in rehearsals, culture events and parades related to the carnival. (Photo by Jan Sochor/Latincontent/Getty Images)