Location: Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date: March 2017
Photographer: Eric Hobson
University Affiliation: Graduate Student
Home Country: United States
Category: Arts & Culture
Award: 3rd Place
"This photo stands at the epicenter between the battle of good and evil in one of the most vibrant and awe-inspiring celebrations on this planet, Holi. This photo showcases a man allowing himself to be doused with rich colored powder. The Holi festival celebrates the battle of good over evil, this man stand immobile in reverence, accepting the outcome with joy and willingness."