The Temple of Transition’s burn at Burning Man 2011

The temple of Transition caught fire very quickly. This photo was taken about two minutes from the first fire inside was lit.

About the author: Michael Holden

Michael Holden

Michael Holden is a photographer from Seattle, WA. He has successfully avoided having a playa name for 16 years. He likes chihuahuas, sushi, fast RAM, cheap hard drives and prime lenses. Ask him anything by emailing