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Charles Fréger: "Schnappviecher", Tramin, Italien. Yeah. I'm the middle sister. Dig my horns? It would be nice to finally take our stupid masks off when we are together.
Costume | Dressing up | Animals | photograph by Charles Freger
Modern Neo-Pagansim at its finest. Bridesmaids dresses: FOUND—complete with hiking boots. Thrilled to show 'Mum.
Still-Practiced Pagan Ritual Costumes For 2 years, French photographer Charles Fréger has been traveling throughout European countries, capturing the spirit of “Tribal Europe” in his Wilder Mann series. He found was a huge array of PAGAN RITUALS, related to the winter solstice and spring renewal. This traditions dates back to neolithic times and shamanism, is still very alive. (19 pics) | I've seen these elsewhere with notations of location and custom
Photographer Charles Freger has traveled through 19 European nations to gather pictures of impressive costumes from pagan rituals that have survived to this day. The series, entitled “Wilder Mann,” inspires images of an older, wilder and more tribal Europe filled with wild beasts, bonfires and pagan gods. Website: charlesfreger.com
Masks : Charles Fréger’s Wilder Mann, Estelle Hanania, Thomas Rousset | meta :: μετά
Charles Freger. Wilder Mann Series. Actual pagan costumes and rituals from Europe.
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Charles Fréger – Wilder Mann
Creative Costumes of Still-Practiced Pagan Rituals of Europe. Charles Fréger's "Wilder Mann" series. (via Catherine Green )
Charles Fréger: photo series Wilder Mann, a study of the costumes used in pagan rituals still practiced today in Europe.
These freak me out, however they are cool!
Pagan European costume
bulgarian men in babugeri costumes, used in pagan rituals. (again, frighteningly similar to a figure from a recurrent childhood nightmare)
Charles Fréger's Wilder Mann series see www.charlesfreger...
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