Procissão de Todos os Santos 2006

It’s not often that I stumble upon a Flickr user’s stream who’s photos really grab me, and it’s even less often that I “favourite” one, let alone several, of another user’s photos, but Penoni‘s set Procissão de Todos os Santos 2006 is absolutely incredible! The combination of flash-light with Southern hemisphere twilight, and frozen stiltwalkers with blurred, zoomed and panned backgrounds, produces magical realism at its most lyrical and strange.

2 thoughts on “Procissão de Todos os Santos 2006

  1. Is this surely some of the best stuff on Flickr in your opinion? I think these carnival pics are okay (aesthetically / technically) but the subject matter probably appeals to your line of work? ‘..produces magical realism at its most lyrical and strange’? You need to look at material closer to home…

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