Ultra Orthodox (Haredi) Jerusalem Protest – Travel Photography Blog by Jeffrey Worthington

By: Jeffrey Worthington (Facebook) Hundreds of thousands of Haredi men, women, and children attended Sunday’s rally in Jerusalem to protest against legislation that would compel young men from the community to perform national service.  Find out more about the issue at Jerusalem Post and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Photographing this event was quite a challenge because all the man were wearing hats…

Sukkot Jerusalem Events (2011) – Travel Photography Blog by Jeffrey Worthington

I love photographing large events and concerts… and this performance in Jerusalem Convention Center was quite the visual treat! Celebrating Sukkot, there was a Jerusalem March followed by a Jerusalem Night which the attendance included the mayor of Jerusalem, Nir Barkat!  It was a first for me to capture this type of event.  It was cool watching Christians…