Festivals in Full Frame with David Guttenfelder, National Geographic Photographer

From the bright lights to dazzling costumes, cultural festivals around the world are a true spectacle to behold. National Geographic photographer David Guttenfelder, gives us some insight into what gear to use and how to navigate the chaos so you can shoot like a pro.

David Guttenfelder
David Guttenfelder 


David Guttenfelder has spent more than 20 years as a photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Nairobi, Abidjan, New Delhi, Jerusalem and Tokyo covering world events in nearly 100 countries. In 2011, he helped open a bureau in Pyongyang for the Associated Press, the first western news agency to have an office in North Korea. Guttenfelder has made nearly 40 trips to the otherwise-isolated country.

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