Entry Title: "Purim at Bnei Brak"
Name: Matty Karp , Israel
Category and Expertise: Photo Essay and Feature Story|Culture, Non-Professional
Entry Description: Children look at passers-by below their tiny balconies.Purim is a jewish holiday during which children wear disguises.Bnei Brak is a small town near Tel Aviv and most of its residents are orthodox Jews,many of whom do not work but study the Jewish scriptures instead. There is a stark contrast between the invested disguises and the shabby environment.