10/30/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Where The Wild Things Are: Photographer Estelle Hanania On Planet Mag

Estelle Hanania's images explore otherworldly spaces, the sharp realness of her photographs a startling contrast to the ethereality of their subjects -- burning hands, glittery crystals, spookily-real human scarecrows, and men dressed as eery, totem-like birds. Exploring the allure of ritual, costumes, and folk traditions, Hanania's photography is a beautiful reminder of a certain eccentricity inherent to all cultural beliefs and behaviors.

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