Alinne Rezende

visual storyteller / photojournalist
  
Povoado da Estiva
Location: Sao Paulo
Nationality: brazilian
Biography: "Photography has always matched all my passions, all my choices, and all my curiosities. It has always been my best excuse: excuse to go, to be there, to tell, to listen, to come back, to get to know a bit more. It makes me think, look,... read on
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Povoado da Estiva
Copyright Alinne Rezende 2022
Updated Dec 2021
Location Barra do Choça
Povoado da Estiva, rural zone of Bahia, in between Vitória da Conquista and Barra do Choça,  back in time known as Sertão da Ressaca, it was a resting places for tropeiros (explorers) during 19th century.

At the time, became an important connection for commerce, and traveling salesmen. Although its original population was far different from the indigenous tribes as Ymboré, Kamakã e Pataxó that used to live there.

Nowadays, this place is grounded on my history as part of my own roots, where I still can connect with my relatives and my essences. One of many who tried their luck in the southern that or ended up back or never really leaving its culture and foundation behind.

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