Semana Santa in Seville

I travelled down to Seville during Easter to document the Semana Santa processions which take place every year in the Andalucian capital. Here are a few of my favourites, will also add a curated selection to the Projects gallery on my website in the near future…

Penitents of 'La Sed' (The Thirst) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Sed’ (The Thirst) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Lanzada' (The Launched) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Lanzada’ (The Launched) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Lanzada' (The Launched) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Lanzada’ (The Launched) Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'Los Negritos' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘Los Negritos’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

A Penitent of 'Los Negritos' Brotherhood dripping candle wax onto a boy's wax ball during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

A Penitent of ‘Los Negritos’ Brotherhood dripping candle wax onto a boy’s wax ball during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'Los Negritos' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘Los Negritos’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Quinta Angustia' Brotherhood waiting to begin their procession during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Quinta Angustia’ Brotherhood waiting to begin their procession during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Quinta Angustia' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Quinta Angustia’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Carretería' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Carretería’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Carretería' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Carretería’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Detail of the float of 'La Carretería' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Detail of the float of ‘La Carretería’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Carretería' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Carretería’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Carretería' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Carretería’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'La Soledad de San Buenaventura' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘La Soledad de San Buenaventura’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of 'El Sol' Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Penitents of ‘El Sol’ Brotherhood taking part in processions during Semana Santa (Holy Week), Seville, Andalucia, Spain

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s