By this time of year, your friends’ Burning Man photos are a dime a dozen.
But photographer Matan Tzinamon photos go above and beyond a simple snapshot in time.
When it comes to festival photography and portraits, capturing the ‘essence’ of a human can be a challenging endeavor. I know because I’ve been doing it for more than 6 years.Photog Matan Tzinamon's Burning Man photos go above and beyond a simple snapshot in time.Click To Tweet
Overcoming the emotional barriers into someone’s inner life is a challenge. Getting someone to expose their vulnerabilities, love, sexuality, primacy, urges, and desires is difficult even for couples.
But Matan’s lens, if not Matan himself, seems to pull that inner self out of people. His lens a temporary portal into one’s own soul, reflecting their true beauty and vulnerability back at you.
And what better place to capture the beauty of humanity than at Burning Man – a place where style, glamor, and dusty inner discovery run rampant. A place where men in bikinis, mechanical dragons, mystics, and muses also run rampant.
Scroll down to see the true beauty of humanity captured in these 30+ Burning Man photos.
Photos by: Matan Tzinamon of XiMT Photography