"The Wilder Mann: Images of the Savage," Photographs by Charles Freger | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it
French photographer Charles Freger visited rural mountainous farming communities in eighteen European countries to photograph centuries-old rituals where people literally put themselves into the skin of the 'savage.' In celebrations of the seasons, fertility, life, and death, people become a bear, a goat, a stag, a man of straw, or a devil.