2014 – 43rd Annual Stanford Powwow


Besides Mother’s Day, the second weekend of May traditionally hosts the Annual Stanford Powwow. The history of such event is quite interesting, so if you’re like me and didn’t know about it, I suggest you read it.

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The gathering is really a competition of dancers, singers and effectively a great exhibition of colorful costumes and various dancing and singing skills that keep alive history and traditions.

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I was there for a fairly short time, but the event goes for three days. Be sure to check it out next year, it really is worth the visit. More pictures after the break.




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About Salvatore Ventura

I am a commercial photographer based in Milpitas (CA), serving the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay Area. Among the photo services I provide are, contemporary and lifestyle portraits, profile headshots, product photography and digital image editing. I enjoy home cooked italian recipes, spanish flan, mexican tacos, and korean kimchi. And occasionally peanut butter on bananas. Have a project for me? Let me hear about it.