I’m a travel photojournalist and documentary photographer with 35+ years of professional photography experience. I was born in Montreal and moved to Milan, Italy in 1987, where I lived and worked for 9-years as a photographer.
Catholic devotees banishing using smoking thuribles containing incense to prepare the path of floral and sawdust carpet mosaics for devotees carrying the Ada (float) over these temporary mosaics in Semana Santa processions or holy Week Processions in Antigua, Guatemala.
Tzutujil Mayan ritual for the Mayan god called Maximon (San Simon). The Tzutujil Maya people offer the idol various things like alcohol, cigarettes, and money to appease the Mayan effigy that stands between the Tzutujil Mayan shamans.