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Burning Man Festival 2011

Burning man - the annual week-long festival of music and art, which takes place in Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, USA. The name comes from the tradition of the ritual burning of a wooden figure. Participants describe the event as an experiment, a self-sustaining model of society, which provides enormous opportunities of expression.

Burning man festival 2011
1. Donna Carter of Boise, Idaho, looking at the Temple of Transition at the 25th Festival of Music and Arts Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage, August 31. More than 50 thousand people from around the world gathered at the festival. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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2. The festival participants are considering the installation. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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3. The machine with the participants of the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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4. Transition to the temple festival Burning Man 2011.
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5. Israeli dancing with Naomi Ferrer fan at the top of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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6. LaTisha Strickland of Portland, Oregon, demonstrates another his hat in the shape of an octopus. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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7. People dancing in a music camp Distrikt, pour water to save him from the heat. in (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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8.Poslaniya of the festival on the walls of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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9. The descent from the highest tower of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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10. LaTisha Strickland of Portland, Oregon, demonstrates his hat in the shape of an octopus. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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11. Chants in the temple of Transition at the festival Burning Man Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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12. A man rides a bicycle on the Black Rock Desert during a sandstorm. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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13. The participants wear masks and goggles to protect themselves from a sandstorm that began during the festival. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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14. Naomi Ferrer, a participant of the festival Burning Man 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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15. Karen Vennberg of Santa Fe, New Mexico, after he wrote his epistle to the Church of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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16. One of the art projects of the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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17. Elias Carey of Ohio next to the human figure, which will be burned at the end of the festival.(REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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18. Dawn over the installations in the Black Rock Desert, Nevada. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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19. Participants of the festival is at dawn and go drive around the “streets”. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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20. Guest of the festival speaks to the artist Damien Durance (right) next to his work Quemaduras del Sol. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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22. Installation and camp guests stretched for miles across the desert. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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23. Brian Uodmen of Auckland, New Zealand, raises a toast in honor of the Trojan Horse. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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24. The installation, called Hug Deli (obnimashek shop) offers hugs to everyone. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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26. A woman on board an art car shoots out a flame thrower over the heads of the dancers. Night 2 September 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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28. Dawn parade of jellyfish at the festival Burning Man September 2, 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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29. Abraxas, 22-meter-long dragon-car, mounted on the chassis of the bus. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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30. The festival participants are considering the installation. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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31. Art car festival Burning Man 2011 in Nevada. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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32. People and install Wet Dream (wet dream). (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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33. Dance in a music camp Disorient. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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34. Participant of the festival, dressed in a suit and Mylar illuminated by lasers, talking with a friend. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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35. Art car in the form of the Cheshire Cat. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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36. Transition temple early in the morning. (REUTERS / Jim Bourg)
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37. Winged Scott Zimmerman at the festival Burning Man 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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38. Katrina Marter baths in a suit. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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39. Participants of the festival moved to the territory on bicycles. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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40. People are sent to the Temple of the Transition in Black Rock Desert. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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41. Sandstorm during the festival Burning Man 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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42. Photograph the festival of music and art Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage from the air. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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43. Larry Harvey, founder of Burning Man. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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44. People are sent to the central square. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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45. Participants of the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage in Thunder Dome fight. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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46. Participants of the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage in Thunder Dome fight. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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47. Kevin Vagter dressed Dust demon. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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48. Six-year Memphis Rotter with a toy laser gun. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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49. Bare Feet Party Burning Man 2011 Xander Shepherd, sleeping near the site of a ritual burning of a human figure. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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50. Christy Lynn sobbed, shattering the ashes of his grandmother in the Temple of Transition, before he would be burned at the end of the festival Burning Man.(REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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51. Fire show on the team LA Fire Brigade. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
Burning man festival 2011
52. Fireworks in front of the burning of a human figure. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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53. The traditional burning of a human figure in the music and art festival Burning Man 2011. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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54. Blaine Shefen watching the burning 15-foot Trojan horse. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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55. Thousands of people watching the burning of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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56. Megan O’Brien (left) and Kip Anderson (right) pray during the burning of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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57. Peg Toscanini (left) and Doug Tephaus (right) watch the burning of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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58. Cooper Brown dancing during the burning of the Temple of Transition. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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59. Firefighters look at the blazing temple Transition to the Burning Man Festival 2011 Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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60. The burning of the Temple of Transition at the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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61. People go through the central area of ​​the Temple of Transition at the festival Burning Man 2011 Rites of Passage. (REUTERS / Jim Urquhart)
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One Response to Burning Man Festival 2011

  1. Mike says:

    Really, really, really amazing photographs of Burning Man here.  Thank you for your hard work and talents, guys!

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