Photographer Jane Stockdale went to Brazil to watch the people watching the World Cup

Posted in Art, Photography, Sport
By Sam Bathe on 22 Jul 2014

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After having her application to photograph the crowds at this summer’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow town down, photographer Jane Stockdale jumped on a plane to Brazil to shoot the audiences at the World Cup instead. From homes on the hillsides of the favelas to a packed Copacabana Beach, for 32 days, Brazil was more football-obsessed than ever, and delighted to have 32 other nations enjoying it with them. Check out the rest of the series online: www.watchingtheworldcup.com

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Check out more of Jane’s photography on her site: www.janestockdale.co.uk

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