Rooster Fighting

PhotographerMichael Abril
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryMontreal, Canada
Photo Date01-2013
Technical InfoCanon 5D Mark II
Entry Description

Series taken at one of the most traditional rooster fighting places in Bogota Colombia. Although legal in Colombia, animal rights activists are trying to have such activity banned.

About Photographer

With a quick and inquisitive eye, Michael Abril gives birth to authentic and unusual photo essays. Michael’s documentaries reveal magic, mysterious worlds, and colourful atmospheres captured during his frequent trips around the world. Whether it’s a corporate subject for an annual report or a photo essay, he approaches each subject with a great deal of style and unexpected angles that are eye catching and challenging. His industrial design background is clearly evident in the graphic approach to his work .