Dave Stamboulis Landscapes Photos

Festivals Photography

The spontaneous joy of celebrations is a photographer's dream. Add to this plenty of color, dance, costume, and tradition, and you've got all the makings of a perfect shoot. The only problem is that half the time you'd rather drop the camera and jump into the fun!

Dave Stamboulis - Hani Women in Yuanyang, China Hani women sifting rice at a festival in Yuanyang, China
Dave Stamboulis - Kathakali Dance Performer, Kerala, India Traditional Kathakali dance performer in Kerala, India
Dave Stamboulis - Hamer Women at a Bull Jumping Ceremony, Ethiopia Hamer women dancing at a bull jumping ceremony in the Omo Vallley, Ethiopia
Dave Stamboulis - Table Festival in Yuanyang, Yunnan, China Hani women at the Long Table Festival in Yuanyang, Yunnan, China
Dave Stamboulis - Rongali Bihu: Assamese New Year in Assam, India Rongali Bihu: Assamese New Year in Assam, India
Dave Stamboulis - Chinese dancers performing at Chinese Year show in Bangkok, Thailand Chinese dancers performing at Chinese Year show in Bangkok, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Dancers at Phi Ta Khon (Ghost With Eyes) Festival in Dan Sai, Thailand Dancers at Phi Ta Khon (Ghost With Eyes) Festival in Dan Sai, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Kazakhs playing kokbar at the Eagle Festival in the Altai Region, Bayan-Olgii, Mongolia Kazakhs playing kokbar at the Eagle Festival in Bayan-Olgii, Mongolia
Dave Stamboulis - Hamer woman being whipped near Turmi, Omo Valley, Ethipia Hamer woman being whipped near Turmi, Omo Valley, Ethipia
Dave Stamboulis - Mahouts and their elephants at the Elephant Roundup in Surin, Thailand Mahouts and their elephants at the Elephant Roundup in Surin, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Chinese Opera performer at the Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok, Thailand Chinese Opera performer at the Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Bull Jumping Ceremony in the Omo Valley, Ethiopia Bull Jumping Ceremony in the Omo Valley, Ethiopia
Dave Stamboulis - Chonburi Buffalo Racing Festival in Thailand Chonburi Buffalo Racing Festival in Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Dancers at the Candle Festival in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand Dancers at the Candle Festival in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Gelugpa monks at the Mani Rindu Festival in Nepal Gelugpa monks at the Mani Rindu Festival in Nepal
Dave Stamboulis - Dai Minority water fight festival Dai Minority water fight festival
Dave Stamboulis - Traditional Kathakali dance performer in Kerala, India Traditional Kathakali dance performer in Kerala, India
Dave Stamboulis - Hamer women dancing at a bull jumping ceremony in the Omo Vallley, Ethiopia Hamer women dancing at a bull jumping ceremony in the Omo Vallley, Ethiopia
Dave Stamboulis -Chinese Opera performer at the Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok, Thailand Chinese Opera performer at the Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Human kebab: Vegetarian Festival in Phuket, Thailand Human kebab: Vegetarian Festival in Phuket, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Celebrating the Thai New Year, Songkran Water Festival Celebrating the Thai New Year, Songkran Water Festival
Dave Stamboulis - Dancers at the Candle Festival in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand Dancers at the Candle Festival in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
Dave Stamboulis - Kazakh eagle hunter and his golden eagle in Bayan-Olgii, Mongolia Kazakh eagle hunter and his golden eagle in Bayan-Olgii, Mongolia
Dave Stamboulis - Bull Jumping Ceremony in the Omo Valley, Ethiopia Bull Jumping Ceremony in the Omo Valley, Ethiopia

Photos and Stories Appear On:

BBC Travel
Silver Kris - Singapore Airlines
Vogue Magazine - Virgine Airlines
Vox Media
International Traveller
Bangkok 101
Sawadee Magazine - Thai Airways
10best USA Today - Bangkok Expert
Asian Geographic
Tiger Tales - Tiger Airways
Silk Winds - Silk Air
Cape & Kantary