365PROJECT – 092 Mardi

Mardi Gras ~ Oxford St ~ Sydney ~ Australia 2012 Canon EOS 50D ~ EF35mm f/1.4L USM ~ Manual ~ f1.4 ~ 1/80 ~ iso3200

In 1978 it started as a celebration that was met with police batons and prosecutions. More than three decades later, it has evolved into a riot of vibrant energy, outrageous floats, lavish costumes, stunning designs and wild dancing.