Andre Diniz tells the extraordinary story of Mauricio Hora, who lives in one of the most dangerous slums (favelas) in Rio, Brazil. In spite of the odds, Hora has made a name for himself internationally as a photographer. We are led from his challenging childhood living with his drug dealer father up to the present day. Maurício Hora is an internationally exhibited photographer and the inspiration for this story. André Diniz is a comics writer and illustrator. Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1975, he has more than 20 comic books published since 2000. Diniz has won 14 national awards, including four for his comics writing. He lives and works in Rio de Janeiro.