Images from this year's dazzling light festival
Dance samba in Carnival, Brazil
Join in the biggest, most euphoric knees-up in the carnival capital of the world. Rio's famous orgy of feasting and dancing takes place annually at the beginning of Lent, and lasts for four days. It culminates in two spectacular street parades of competing samba schools.
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- Collecting lots of momentos and keeping them in a safe place
- Creating an online photo album and sharing with friends
- Keeping my personal digital photo collection to look back to
- Not really bothered about photos or momentos, the memories are in my head