João Laet is a photographer since 2000. He worked for the Pastoral Land Commission, in southern Pará, in 2004 and 2005. He was photographer of the newspaper O Dia between 2005 and 2016. In 2011, he received the Award of Excellence from the Society for News Design in the category Photography / Multiple Photos, the photographic project Rio in Two Times. He currently collaborates with Agence France Press and The Guardian newspaper.