The former President of Cuba, commander in chief of the Cuban revolution, Fidel Castro died of natural causes in the evening of 25 November 2016. A rally took place at the Plaza de la Revolución in La Havana, Cuba, on the evening of the 29th of November. Tens of thousands had gathered in the square.
Photographer R.A. was coincidentally (on assignment) in Cuba when the death of Fidel was announced. He had the opportunity to be part of this historical moment, the end of an era. He was able to capture intense expressions, of people of this country rapidly changing. For the better?