Category: New Mexican Culture

Luminarias and Shadows

Christmas Eve Luminarias and Shadows

Christmas Eve — the very sweetest evening of the year here in New Mexico. Wishing you a happy, warm and safe holiday season, whatever (and wherever) you celebrate.


Christmas Bride

Christmas Bride

One of the best versions of Santa Muerte ever, in a photo I took last Christmas Eve in Old Town Albuquerque.


Christmas Mariachi Band

Christmas Musicians in Old Town Albuquerque

A Christmas mariachi band plays atop the Church Street Cafe in Old Town Albuquerque.


Southwestern Pumpkin

Hand-Decorated Pumpkin

A meticulously decorated pumpkin in Old Town Albuquerque. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours.


Día de los Muertos 2017

Drummers at the Marigold Parade

The Marigold Parade was today. It’s basically a large, quirky, and very exuberant party that moves through Albuquerque’s South Valley each year, celebrating Día de los Muertos. I was able to capture one drummer in the reflective sunglasses of another as they played.


error: Content is protected !!