Easter in Sicily is one of those episodes of wonderment and fervor where the spectacle of belief seems to overwhelm (even overstate) the system of faith behind it. I spent a two weeks photographing the commemorations in Marsala, Trapani, Prizzi and Palermo in 2002, and came away with a deep appreciation of devoutness, ceremony and ritual that marks the people there.
Canada Day on the Prairie (July 1st) means rodeo time. The last one I attended was nearly a decade ago—so I'm overdue. And to get my fix for now, I'm reposting some work from that last one, in St. Paul, Saskatchewan.
Recalling a few weeks in southern Saskatchewan. 2014 was a tough year.
Someone in my building brought her out to the trash, a 70s-ish objet that had languished in a living room for god knows how long, serving some need for decor or perhaps company. That's the City for you—toss out the cherished, bring out your dead.