Balinese Dance

PhotographerJohn Crux
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryWelwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Photo Date19/06/2014
Entry Description

A traditional Legong performance in Bali. Originally a form of entertainment for royalty, Legong dance is now performed at public festivals, where traditional stories are enacted through dances incorporating intricate eye and facial expressions.

About Photographer

Over the previous 6 years John Crux has been fortunate enough to have travelled extensively around the world. His journeys have taken him to some of the world’s most remote and demanding destinations in over 50 countries, ranging from Dubai to Papua New Guinea. Today he lives in the UK and is currently planning his next photographic journey.