The Brazilian Amazon
Pearson and crew arrive at Fazenda Santo Antonio do Paraíso, the ranch of João Carlos Marinho Lutz. (Stephanie Pearson)

Brazilian Amazon Travel

The Brazilian Amazon

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The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon The River of the Dead runs near the Carters’ fishing camp of Rancho Jacobá.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon John Carter with a dead jararacucu do brejo snake in the front yard of Fazenda Santo Antonio.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon The Kamayurá village consists of a series of traditional thatch-roof huts.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon A Kamayurá girl stands outside her hut.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon Manioc dough, a staple of the Kamayurá villagers’ diet, sits in a wooden bowl.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon Kamayurá children play on the shores of Lake Ipazu.

The Brazilian Amazon

The Brazilian Amazon A boy hugs the satellite that connects Kamayurá to the outside world.

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Lead Photo: Stephanie Pearson
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