Photos from Rio de Janeiro

This is a selection of photos I took while filming "Rio de Janeiro - In A Berlin Minute (Week 147)".

WATCH the 1-minute video HERE. 

READ more about the trip and the video.


The sum of Rio: mountains, beach, clouds, people, greenery and sipping on coconuts
- Ipanema Beach -


First picture I took in Rio de Janeiro fits the other overall impression I had of the city


Igreja Nossa Senhora da Glória - Rio


Igreja Nossa Senhora da Glória - Rio


Pão de Açúcar  - Sugarloaf Mountain


Jessica on Ipanema Beach - Rio


Passion fruit caipiroska on Ipanema Beach - Rio


Santa Teresa - Rio


Santa Teresa - Rio



Stairs from Santa Teresa to Cosme Velho - Rio


Graffiti in Leblon - Rio


Coconut garbage - Rio


At the Copacabana... (Rio)


Copacabana Beach - Rio


Copacabana Beach - Rio de Janeiro


Building sandcastle on Copacabana Beach - Rio


Tree Man in Ipanema - Rio


Favela - Rio
Colorful favela - Rio


Favela detail - Rio


Modern Art Street Art - Rio


Girls Street Art - Santa Teresa, Rio
Street in Santa Teresa with Cristo Redentor above - Rio

Stairs and street art in Santa Teresa - Rio

Santa Teresa street art and Sugarloaf Mountain - Rio

Cable chaos in Rio
"Will you take my picture with Christ The Redeemer?" - Rio

Ipanema and Leblon the way Cristo sees them - Rio

Sugarloaf Mountain and Botafogo as Cristo Redentor sees them - Rio

Christ The Redeemer - diagonal view
Rio de Janeiro

Christ The Redeemer - classic view
Rio de Janeiro

There are other statues in Rio, too, and lots of pigeosn

Divided building and Rio cop

Water street art in Botafogo, Rio

Windows in Botafogo, Rio
Rio-in-a-day Crew in Botafogo (minus Felipe + Kota, but plus two random women)


A dog named Toastbrett (aka toastboard) - Ipanema, Rio

My only regret about Rio: I never managed to buy that umbrella. Mario was more efficient!

Above was a selection of photos I took while filming "Rio de Janeiro - In A Berlin Minute (Week 147)". If you want to see more pictures, check out a collection of my Instagram photos from Rio HERE or go all the way and check out my Brazil album on Flickr.

WATCH the 1-minute video HERE

READ more about the trip and the video.

Soon I will make a separate video and photo post just with street art / graffiti from all over Brazil. I was really impressed with how different and ever present street art was in Brazil.