A Brazilian fisherman (jangadeiro) prepares his boat for putting out to sea on the beach of Caponga, Ceará state, northeastern Brazil, 12 March 2004. Jangadeiros, working on a unique wooden raft boat called jangada, keep the tradition of artisan fishing for more than four hundred years. However, being a fisherman on jangada is highly dangerous job. Jangadeiros spend up to several days on high-sea, sailing tens of kilometres far from the coast, with no navigation on board. In the last...more »
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Date > 11 Mar 2004
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