This morning, the jury's decision of the Fiestas de la Virgen del Carmen Photo Contest formed by a representative Fishermen's Association of San Pedro del Pinatar, another of the Virgen del Carmen Association and an expert in photography was announced.
The image of one of the winning photographs is made by Pedro Sáez during the tour of the Avda. Pilgrimage of the Virgen del Carmen that runs parallel to the Playa de la Puntica franked by palm trees and tourists.
This moment of the land pilgrimage, where the image is followed by the band and many faithful has won a prize of 200 euros.
In the other winning image of 220 euros, the moment in which the Virgen del Carmen arrives at the Church of the same name is captured to stay in it until midnight, which after a fireworks castle returns to the Church at night pilgrimage of San Pedro Apostle, there will remain the rest of the year, in the background a mosaic of his image revered by fishermen by the sea, the author of the photograph is Andrés Díaz.
Once again, the high level of the 26 photographs submitted to the contest stands out, representing one of its most important days, such as the Feast of the Virgen del Carmen, declared of Regional Tourist Interest in 1965.
Source: Ayuntamiento de San Pedro del Pinatar