18.05.2012 in13:19 in Documentary -->
Born to a family of photographers, Ricardo began to work at the age of 14 as a studio assistant. His interest for photojournalism began in 2003, when he began to accompany photographers at work in the streets. He became an apprentice at the O Dia newspaper in 2004. Today at the age of 26, after having spent six of those years working at major newspapers and agencies, he’s a full-time stringer for Reuters, based in Brasilia. He won POYi’s spot news category in 2009.