Readers' travel photograph competition: August festivals - Halong Junk Cruises

Readers’ travel photograph competition: August festivals

Christine Willis, winner: A young Ethiopian at the Finding of the True Cross festival in Addis Ababa.

Natalie Mayer, judge: Although this one doesn’t scream ‘festival’, it’s a fantastic, captivating image. The backlight, making the cloak glow, combined with the well lit face, catchlight in the eyes and dark background are very skilfully captured.

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