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15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A carantogna from Acehuche

"Las carantoñas de San Sebastian" is a festivity that takes place at the end of January at the small village of Acehuche, Spain. Men from the village dress up as beasts wearing furs from animals and carry a brunch. thaey stand on the streets for the cortege of Saint Sebastian with a fiery pose and the pay reverence to the saint by agitating the brunch while making a "goo" sound.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Spain
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Javier Fergo