Sol y Sombra

In the summer of 2015 I received the great honour to be invited as the official photographer for the Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Ronda (RMCR) and document the three days of bullfights at the Goyesca Feria in the oldest still standing (stone) bullring of Spain. I had to think about this. I had no knowledge whatsoever … More Sol y Sombra

Celebrations

If there is anything the Andalusians master, it is the art of celebrating life. No matter hardship or economic crises, they will always find a reason to party and celebrate their religion. In all Andalusia they have a yearly ‘Romeria’, a pilgrimage where they will walk ‘their’ Virgin to a sanctuary or just take her out to the countryside. Once arrived at their … More Celebrations

Devotion

‘Semana Santa’, the Easter celebration, is taken very seriously in Andalusia. Every city, town or even the smallest village has been for months preparing their robes and attributes for the daily processions starting on ‘Domingo de Ramos’, Palm Sunday and continuing daily – depending on the size of the population – until the week after … More Devotion