I couldn’t fit all these amazing photos in my post about Semana Santa in Antigua, so here’s a gallery chock full of em’.
the hand of a man who’s been handling dyed sawdust for twelve hours
dragging the generator to light the float
antiguan kids adding veggies to their family’s alfombra
I love this shot of a young boy swinging incense ahead of the float.
the process of building the alfombra
An Antiguan man crafting his alfombra
If you’re thinking, “Is that a Jesus head carved out of a watermelon?”, the answer is yes, yes it is.
Peppers, onions, and cabbage, oh my!