Michael Trammer

Where it all began
Location: Hannover
Nationality: German
Biography: Freelance photo- and videojournalist based in Hannover and Munich. Work mainly focused on social movements, breaking news, politics, far-right extremism and humanitarian crisis. Searching for calmness among chaos.  I like photo-essays &... read on
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Where it all began
Credits: michael trammer
Date of Work: 12/25/18 - 12/25/19
Updated: 10/03/19
In Betlehem, the birth site of Jesus - nowadays located in the West Bank, annually big celebrations take place. Pilgrim tourism often seems profane.

Text & photo assignment for Jungle World:
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Michael Trammer: Unter Pilgern in Bethlehem

In Bethlehem, Jesus’ im heutigen Westjordanland gelegenem angeblichem Geburtsort, finden zu Weihnachten stets große Feierlichkeiten statt. Der alljährliche Pilgertourismus erscheint oft sehr profan.

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