2005 Photo Contest, General News, 1st prize

José Francisco Diorio

Jornal O Estado de São Paulo

30 August, 2004

Fire rages through the favela (slum ghetto) known as Buraco Quente (Hot Hole) in the south of São Paulo. The fire destroyed over 200 shacks within minutes, but there were no fatalities.

About the photographer

José Francisco Diorio

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