Bahia, Brazil

 

Photographer Bárbara Bragato is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘south of bahia_a light that comes back’.  To see Bárbara’s body of work, click on any image.

 

 

 

 

 

A light that comes back is a series of photographs taken in 2018, in southern Bahia. This Bahia that even close to home was still unknown to me. I walked a lot. Aimlessly. I went around the city, still not really understanding what was pulling me to be there. But one day, in the late afternoon when the lights went down, I realized that light was my guide throughout the trip. The light that followed me to places and people I met along the way. Light that followed and guided me. Prado and Cumuruxatiba, some of the cities I visited, had the textures, colors and shadows that often appear in my dreams. The feeling was as if I had known these places from some other time, but in the same way, everything was a strange surprise.

I still dream of the lights of southern Bahia. Sometimes I can touch it. Sometimes it’s just imagination.

 

 

 

 

 

 

All images and text © Bárbara Bragato

 

 

See also:

crossing (manaus-belém)

By Bárbara Bragato

 

 

 

 

Edge of Humanity Magazine is an independent nondiscriminatory platform that has no religious, political, financial, or social affiliations.

We are committed to publishing the human condition, the raw diverse global entanglement, with total impartiality.

 

Documentary Photography * Fine Art Photography * Street Photography * Portrait Photography * Landscape Photography * Night Photography * Conceptual Photography * Travel Photography * Candid Photography Underwater Photography * Architectural Photography Urban Photography * Photography Book Recommendations * Art * Digital Art

 

Living Under A Pandemic

COVID-19 | Coronavirus’ Days

 

 

%d bloggers like this: