Youth of Holi

PhotographerDerek-Jon Flagge
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

Holi is a festival celebrated in spring in India and Nepal. Known as a religious festival, it's heavily celebrated for the beginning of Spring and the victory of good over evil. On the day of Holi, beautiful colored powders (gulal) and water are thrown and not one person or thing is spared.

About Photographer

Derek-Jon Flagge is an American photographer born in New Haven, Connecticut. He focuses his photography mostly on travel, culture, and world problems.