burning man 2012

Burning Man 2012 photos by Tristan Savatier (email me!)

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motorcycle with luggage - KLR 650, dirty, dual-sport, duffle bags, luggage rack, luggages, motorbike touring, motorcycle touring, pannier bags, pannier cases, panniers, playa dust, rear
my KLR 650 motorbike loaded with luggage, burning man, dual-sport, duffle bags, kawasaki, luggage rack, motorbike touring, motorcycle touring, pannier cases, panniers, playa, tank bag
loading bicycles on roof rack, burning man, car roof, jilian, packing, people, sari, women
dismantling the shipwreck - burning man 2012, art installation, mast, night, pier 2, ship, wood frame, wooden frame
sari blum - burning man 2012, bumper sticker, famous burner, hat, people, red sunglasses, woman
bumper stickers car, burning man
tristan savatier with burning man hat - self-portrait, bunjees, dragon, headdress, people, rose, selfie, stuffed animal, sunglasses
pink elephant art car - burning man 2012, beau le'phant, glowing, night
unidentified light morphing art car - burning man 2012, glowing, night, unidentified art car
temple collapsing in fire - burning man 2012, flames, night
temple on fire - burning man 2012, flames, night
temple on fire - burning man 2012, flames, night
temple fire - burning man 2012, flames, night
all terrain segways, backlight, burning man, haze, hazy, people, segway x2, shadows, silhouettes
segways - burning man 2012, backlight, haze, hazy, people, segway x2, shadows, silhouettes
compound I - burning man 2012, compound eye, convex mirrors, jump, jumpshot, kirsten berg, people
two halfs, burning man, couple, people, woman
the effect of burning man on a girl's brain - burning man 2012, blonde, eyes, nose piercing, nose ring, nostril piercing, people, woman
elena is famous - burning man 2012, bumper sticker, center camp, famous burner, mouth, people, woman
little girl already a famous burner - burning man 2012, bumper sticker, center camp, child, facepaint, facepainting, kid, people
feather mohawk - burning man 2012, center camp, dreads, feathers, headdress, natalie, necklaces, people, woman
dream catcher - burning man 2012, art installation, glowing, night, temple
temple at night - burning man 2012, bicycles, bikes, glowing
mementos in the temple - burning man 2012, inside, night, people
RC heli shooting aerial video - copter kids - burning man 2012, chopper, drone, filming, night, rc camera, remote controlled camera, remote controlled helicopter, single rotor, uav, unmaned aerial vehicle
RC heli shooting aerial video - copter kids - burning man 2012, camera filming video flying led, chopper, drone, night, rc camera, remote controlled camera, remote controlled helicopter, single rotor, uav, unmaned aerial vehicle
RC heli shooting aerial video - copter kids - burning man 2012, chopper, drone, filming, flying, landing pad, led lights, night, rc camera, remote controlled camera, remote controlled helicopter, single rotor, uav, unmaned aerial vehicle, video camera
burning the wall street mock-up - burning man 2012, buildings, fire, flames, night
wall street fire - burning man 2012, buildings, flames, frogbat, night
wall street fire - burning man 2012, buildings, flames, night
start of wall street fire - burning man 2012, buildings, corporate logos, flames, frogbat, night
dancetronauts - burning man 2012, art car, night, space shuttle
groucho marx art car - burning man 2012, art cars, bird art car, el-wire, incognito mobile, night
star seed - burning man 2012, glowing, laser, night, people, sculpture
zonotopia at night - burning man 2012, green laser, zomes
stick figure walking - burning man 2012, art installation, costume, glowing, night, the man, unidentified art
dancing around the fire - burning man 2012, backlight, drown, firefighters, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man
around the fire - burning man 2012, backlight, dancing, drown, firefighters, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man
firefighters near the fire - burning man 2012, backlight, fire proximity suit, flames, head light, headlamp, helmets, night, people, silhouettes, the man, visor
fire line - burning man 2012, backlight, fire proximity suit, firefighter, flames, helmet, night, people, silhouettes, the man
guarding the fire line - burning man 2012, backlight, fire proximity suit, firefighter, flames, helmet, night, people, silhouettes, the man
the burning frame unrolls and collapses - burning man 2012, backlight, building, collapsing, fire, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man, wood frame, wooden frame
formation of a twister - burning man 2012, backlight, dust devil, fire twisters, firenado, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man
twisters and flying embers - burning man 2012, crowd, dust devils, fire twisters, firenado, night, people
the burn - burning man 2012, backlight, fire twisters, firenado, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man
fire twisters - burning man 2012, backlight, firenado, flames, night, people, silhouettes, the man
gas explosion, backlight, bleve, burning man, environment, fire ball, fire mushroom, flames, gasoline explosion, natural gas, night, people, petrol explosion, propane, pyrotechnics, silhouettes, the man
the man on fire - burning man 2012, fireworks, flames, night, pyrotechnics
pyrotechnics - burning man 2012, fire, fireworks, night, sparks, the man
palm trees art car - burning man 2012, glowing, night
manhattan art car - burning man 2012, glowing, new york art car, night, ny art car
love potion art car - burning man 2012, bottle art cat, full moon, glowing, night, people, the man
spinning light sabers, bicycle, bike, blue light, burning man, light staff, long exposure, night, silhouette
playing with fire, backlight, burning man, flames, gas fire, gas torch, natural gas, night, people, propane, silhouette
full moon rising - burning man 2012, night, the man
joy - burning man 2012, center camp, people
alua from ghana - burning man 2012, bindi, bird necklace, black woman, center camp, dreads, goggles, hat, people
woman dancing on the rocket car - burning man 2012, art car, black leg warmers, furry leg warmers, long, necklaces, people
woman dancing on rocket car - burning man 2012, art car, black leg warmers, furry leg warmers, long, people
woman dancing on the rocket car - burning man 2012, art car, black leg warmers, furry leg warmers, long, necklaces, people
rocket car - burning man 2012, art car, black leg warmers, furry leg warmers, long, people, woman
sheriff taking souvenir photo with naked man - burning man 2012, cops, jumpsuits, law enforcement, leo, officers, people, photographer, police uniform, suv, tactical uniform, taking photo
mumu juggling with hats - burning man 2012, bowler hats, center camp, people, woman
mumu juggling with hats - burning man 2012, bowler hats, center camp, circus performance, hat juggling, people
two french girls - burning man 2012, center camp, flo flo, jump, jumpshot, people
steampunk hat - burning man 2012, beard, elmer, people, stovepipe hat
philippe glade, bandana, burning man, gloves, hat, open finger mittens, people, unshaven man
double kiss - burning man 2012, people, suliman nawid
levitating at center camp - burning man 2012, jump, jumpshot, people
suliman nawid - burning man 2012, center camp, jump, jumpshot, people
suliman nawid - burning man 2012, beads, center camp, costume, facepaint, fashion, makeup, necklace, people
burning tuba player - burning man 2012, burning band, david, fire, flames, marching band, music, musician, people, sousaphone
giant VW beetle art car - burning man 2012, bigred art car, people, volkswagen
gladiator costume with black feathers - burning man 2012, helmet, people, spikes, unshaven man
mini-kite, boots, burning man, dust storm, flying, goggles, haboob, minah, mini kite, orange scarf, people, playa dust, red, sitting, streamers, string, whiteout, wind, woman, yellow
mini kite, boots, burning man, dust storm, flying, goggles, haboob, minah, orange scarf, people, playa dust, red, sitting, streamers, string, whiteout, wind, woman, yellow
flying a mini kite, burning man, dust storm, goggles, haboob, minah, orange scarf, people, playa dust, sitting, streamer, string, whiteout, wind, woman
circular convex mirrors - compound I - burning man 2012, compound eye, dust storm, haboob, kirsten berg, people, whiteout
reflection in convex mirror - compound I - burning man 2012, camera, compound eye, convex mirrors, jump, jumpshot, kirsten berg, people, selfportrait, tristan savatier, women
monaco art ship - burning man 2012, art cars, art ship monaco, astrakan, boats, dust storm, haboob, people, sail, sailing, ships, tall ship, whiteout, wind, windwagon
surfer - burning man 2012, motorbike, motorcycle, people, scooter, surf, surfing
fire in chinese and in japanese - 火, anger, bicycle, burning man, chinese character, chinese writing, cloudy, hanzi, japanese character, kanji character, logograph, people, red color, sinograph, stormy clouds, stormy sky, temper
v2 - shipwreck in storm, burning man, clouds, la llorona, people, pier 2, ship, stormy sky
skydiver touching down - burning man 2012, burning sky, landing, parachute, parachutist, people, touch-down
spiky bra, burning man, golden bra, headband, people, spikes, woman
head of the gon kirin dragon art car, burning man, gon kirin art car, mouth, people, sarah, woman
ethiopian man - burning man 2012, bisrat, dreads, green scarf, hat, people
black and blond dreadlocks - burning man 2012, bracelets, dreads, goggles, nose piercing, people, septum piercing, toni, woman
toni with black and blond dreadlocks - burning man 2012, dreads, nose piercing, people, septum piercing, woman
balinese monkey chant - burning man 2012, center camp, crowd, hands up, kecak, ketjak, people, raised hands
girl jumping in center camp - burning man 2012, jump, jumpshot, people, woman
purple dreadlock mohawk, burning man, dreads, ear piercing, earring, mohawk hair, people, purple dreadlocks, woman
upside-down lotus - acroyoga - burning man 2012, acro-yoga, center camp, crowd, people, woman
upside-down splits - acro-yoga - burning man 2012, center camp, crowd, leg splits, people, spread, woman
the neverwas haul art car - burning man 2012, orange umbrella, people, steampunk, victorian, walking, woman
singeing a wooden sculpture - burning man 2012, argia, bruce medhurst, crystal goddess, jump, jumpshot, people, propane torch, wood
night panorama with "the man" - burning man 2012, glowing
glowing spiky inflatables - art car - burning man 2012, night, unidentified art car
el pulpo mecanico art car - burning man 2012, fire, flames, metal, night, octopus art car, sculpture, steampunk octopus
el pulpo mecanico, burning man, fire, flames, metal, night, octopus art car, sculpture, steampunk octopus
lighthouse on fire - burning man 2012, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, flames, night, tower, twisted upright house
wooden egg burning - burning man 2012, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, collapsed, core project, fire, flames, night, opalessence, the man, wooden frame
jumping bunnies - burning man 2012, bunny march, jump, jumpshot, people, two, women
rainbow bunny - burning man 2012, black bunny ears, bunny march, dreads, hair extensions, people, rainbow colors, rainbow dreadlocks, woman
under the man - burning man 2012, art installation, base, bee here now!, pedestal, wood, wooden frame
bee here now! - under the man - burning man 2012, art installation, base, bee here now!, inside, pedestal, sculpture, wood, wooden frame
opalessence - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, wooden egg, wooden frame
the top of the wooden egg - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, opalessence, wooden frame
this is art - do not call 911 - burning man 2012, armored, armoured, army, art car, military, stencil, vehicle
black rock army art dept armored car - burning man 2012, 911, armoured, art car, military, signs, stencil, vehicle
danger ranger - burning man 2012, hat, microphone, people, radio, unshaven man
jess sticking out tongue - burning man 2012, hat, media mecca, people, sticking tongue out, woman
chopper bicycle - burning man 2012, bike, people, riding, shadow
hand-churned ice cream, burning man, churning, food, ice cream churn, ice cream cone, people, serving, spoon
teddy bears train - burning man 2012, bear cubs, family, fish, fishing rod, mother bear, red carts, red wagons, rolling, string, teddy cubs, teddybears, unidentified art
nautilus submarine art car - burning man 2012, art ship, boat
nautilus submarine art car - burning man 2012, art ship, boat
rappelling down wall street building - burning man 2012, abseiling, buildings, climbing harness, dust storm, haboob, hat, people, rock climbing, single rope, static rope, unidentifoed, vertical, white out, woman
rappelling down wall street - burning man 2012, abseiling, buildings, climbing harness, people, rock climbing, single rope, static rope, unidentifoed, vertical, woman
abseiling wall street building - burning man 2012, buildings, climbing harness, climbing helmet, descender, descendeur, goldman sucks, mountaineering helmet, people, petzl, rappelling, rock climbing, selfie, selfportrait, single rope, static rope, tristan savatier, vertical
abseiling wall street - burning man 2012, buildings, climbing harness, climbing helmet, descender, descendeur, dust storm, haboob, mountaineering helmet, people, petzl, rappelling, rock climbing, selfie, selfportrait, single rope, static rope, tristan savatier, vertical, white out
BLM rangers arrest a man riding a scooter - burning man 2012, arresting, law enforcement, leo, lorry, motorbike, motorcycle, night, officers, people, police action, police arrest, police lights, suv, truck, under arrest
opulent temple - burning man 2012, crowd, dance, dancing, fire, flames, music, night, people
suliman nawid in his trademark dia de los muertos makeup and matador costume - burning man 2012, day of the dead, face painting, facepaint, hat, night, people, sugar skull makeup
"rebar" in his trademark dia de los muertos face paint and matador costume - burning man 2012, day of the dead, face painting, facepaint, hat, night, people, sugar skull makeup
zoa burning - burning man 2012, fire, flames, flux fundation, night
zoa - burning man 2012, fire, flames, flux fundation, night
dragons - burning man 2012, abraxas, art car, bicycle, bike, decoration, golden dragon, rose, stuffed dragon
dragon and temple - burning man 2012, abraxas, art car, golden dragon
samouraïs - burning man 2012, abraxas, art car, costumes, golden dragon, japanese, people, samourais, samouraïs, soldiers
periscope inside the nautilus submarine art car - burning man 2012, art ship, boat
pink leg warmers - burning man 2012, bicycle, blonde, fashion, neon colors, people, standing, sunglasses, woman
sinking cargo ship art car - burning man 2012, abandon art car, art cars, art ship monaco, art ships, pier 2, sinking ship, tall ship, the pier
elena kulikova - burning man 2012, boots, jump, jumpshot, people, red sunglasses
black rock city compass - burning man 2012, hand, holding, people, woman
roue cyr - cyr wheel, burning man, corbin dunn, people, upside-down
wine corks costumes - burning man 2012, cork costumes, costume, couple, goggles, jump, jumpshot, people, woman
bee here now! - inside the base of the man - burning man 2012, art installation, bee here now!, glowing, night, pedestal
el pulpo mecanico - burning man 2012, fire, flames, metal, night, octopus art car, sculpture, steampunk octopus
el pulpo mecanico - burning man 2012, fire, flames, metal, night, octopus art car, sculpture, steampunk octopus
el pulpo mecanico - burning man 2012, fire, flames, metal, night, octopus art car, sculpture, steampunk octopus
L.O.V.E bicycles - burning man 2012, art, bikes, el-wire, glowing, letters, love, night
robot dance party - burning man 2012, costumes, dance party robots, dancing, music, night, sound system, speakers
robot dance party - burning man 2012, costumes, dance party robots, dancing, music, night, sound system, speakers
marching band at the french quarter - burning man 2012, burning band, crowd, fire, flames, musician, night, people, sousaphones, trumpet, tubas
cameragirl - burning man 2012, heather, jump shot, people, woman
boba fett costume, burning man, center camp, gun, helmet, people, science fiction, soldier, starwars, warrior, weapon, woman
airborne bicycle - burning man 2012, bike, jump, people, ramp of death
hooper on trampoline - burning man 2012, campoline, hula hoop, jump shot, people, rainbow colors, socks, trampolin, tutu, woman
glowing dragster art car - burning man 2012, henry chang, mr fusion, night
yacht christina - burning man 2012, art car, art ship, boat, el-wire, glowing, night
squid art car - burning man 2012, glowing, night, squidcar
alien art car - burning man 2012, night, unidentified art car
lamplighters - burning man 2012, backlight, dawn, lamp lighters, lamplighter, people, petrol lamps, petrol lanterns, poles, sean spratt, shadows, sunset
lamplighters at sunset - burning man 2012, backlight, dawn, lamp lighters, lamplighter, lens flare, people, petrol lamps, petrol lanterns, poles, sun
the lamplighters - burning man 2012, backlight, dawn, lamp lighters, lamplighter, people, petrol lamps, petrol lanterns, poles, sunset
magnifier vs lighter - burning man 2012, cigarette lighter, crimson, people
crimson - burning man 2012, people
zip-ties earrings, bandana, burning man, center camp, dreads, erika, people
erika with mini hoops - burning man 2012, bandana, center camp, dreads, goggles, hooping, people, stripes
mini hoops, bandana, burning man, center camp, dreads, erika, goggles, hooping, people, stripes
kissing the fish - burning man 2012, arm, fisherman, hand, holding, jump, kiss, people, sculpture, woman
inflatable moon and fisherman - burning man 2012, art installation, fish, hand, inflatable art
shiny duck art car - burning man 2012, metal, tricycle, trike
fat tire bicycle, bike, burning man, couple, fat tires, people, riding, woman
pendulum art car - burning man 2012, pink, unidentified art car
decorated staff - burning man 2012, beads, cane, ceremonial staff, ceremonial stick, goggles, hands, holding, people
installing the giant inflatable moon - burning man 2012, lune and tide, night, people, silhouettes
installing the giant inflatable moon - burning man 2012, lune and tide, night, people, silhouettes
fiery spiral - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, hatchery, night
shark at wall street - burning man 2012, buildings, night, shark art car
zonotopia - burning man 2012, night, shark art car, zomes
discofish - burning man 2012, art car, night
teddybears - burning man 2012
wooden yoke - burning man 2012, blonde, child, gallion, goggles, kid, la llorona, little girl, people, restrained, restraint, shipwreck, teen, teenager
shipwreck - burning man 2012, art installation, gallion, la llorona
the pier and the ship - burning man 2012, art installation, gallion, la llorona, shipwreck
bridge of the neverwas haul - burning man 2012, steering wheel
skull art car - burning man 2012
giant hamster wheel - burning man 2012, geared, machinery, mayan tricycle, mayan trike, wheels, wood gears, wooden gears
hammering a rebar - burning man 2012, arms, cracked mud, desert, drought, dry mud, earth, ground, hammer, hands, jillian, leather gloves, people, playa, sari, soil
shark art car - burning man 2012
"oliver" tractor art car - burning man 2012, couple, joy, people, woman
swedish wind wagon sailing art car - burning man 2012, art ship, astrakan, boat, masts, people, sails, wheels, windwagon, wooden
unidentified art installation - burning man 2012, dust storm, haboob, white out, wooden
the shipwreck (HDR) - burning man 2012, art installation, gallion, la llorona
pier and shipwreck - burning man 2012, art installation, gallion, la llorona
wooden frame of the cod fish - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, the cod piece
scorpion art car - burning man 2012, bicycle, tail, umbrella
scorpion art car - burning man 2012, claws, tail
scorpion art car - burning man 2012, claws
trench digger - burning man 2012, at work, machinery, people, trenching machine, working, zome, zonotopia
minimalist camp - burning man 2012, camping, desert, dual-sport, duffle bags, jerrycans, kawasaki, klr 650, motorbike touring, motorcycle touring, playa, tarp, tent, water
circular rail tracks construction - burning man 2012, the universe revolves around you, zachary coffin
red moon - burning man 2012, neon, night, pedestal, the man
zipties art installation - burning man 2012, glowing, lying down, night, people, sitting
wooden egg - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, opalessence
wooden frame - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, core project, mesh, opalessence, wood, wooden egg
hammer throwing - burning man 2012, cars, dpw, people
john curley and tracy bugni - burning man 2012, cameras, couple, people, photographers, woman
binge drinking - burning man 2012, bottles, dpw, men, people, sake, two
unloading containers from semi truck trailer - burning man 2012, articulated lorry, big rig, flat bed, forklift, heavy equipment, hydraulic, machinery, semi trailer, tractor-trailer, trucks
containers on semi truck - burning man 2012, articulated lorry, big rig, flat bed, semi trailer, tractor-trailer, trucks
shipwreck and pier - burning man 2012, art installation, gallion, la llorona, pier 2, rope, ship
saints and fetuses golden castings - EGO project - burning man 2012, art installation, fetus, plaster, the ego project
EGO - burning man 2012, art installation, letters, the ego project
alien cats - burning man 2012, art installation, sculpture
alien cats - burning man 2012, art installation, sculpture
alien cats - burning man 2012, art installation, sculpture
temple tower - burning man 2012
raver costume - burning man 2012, disorient, el-wire, goggles, hat, hood, hooded, night, people
miniature liquor bottles belts costume - burning man 2012, alcohol, barman, night, people
glowing art car - burning man 2012, cart, night, unidentified art car, wagon
bull wooden frame - burning man 2012, art installation, c.o.r.e., circle of regional effigies, construction, core project, ladders, night, reincarnation, reincownation, sculpture, wood
welcome entrance sign - burning man 2012
motorbike loaded with luggage - burning man 2012, dual-sport, duffle bags, jerrycan, kawasaki, klr 650, motorbike touring, motorcycle touring, pannier cases, panniers, rack, tank bag