20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Artistic
Festa Junina II

Every year, the June celebration is the highlight of the North East of Brazil. It is the time to celebrate the harvest and to gather for the Festa Junina. This picture was taken during a dance show in a school of Maceio. The moves of forro music were inspired by the traditionnal quadrille choregraphy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2022
Photo Location: Maceio, Brazil
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Mathieu ACKER