Participants in the NOLA Caribbean Festival take part in the Colour Me Krazy Carnival Parade down Canal Street in New Orleans, La. Saturday, June 22, 2019. The group's website states 'the NOLA Caribbean Festival celebrates Caribbean cuisine, music, dance, and culture while highlighting New Orleans' deeply-rooted connections as the Caribbean's northern-most city.' Photo by Matthew Hinton

Gallery: NOLA Caribbean Fest covers city with ‘colourful’ parade

Participants in the NOLA Caribbean Festival take part in the Colour Me Krazy Carnival Parade down Canal Street in New Orleans on Saturday. The festival celebrated cuisine, music, dance and culture and its connection to the Crescent City. 

by Matthew Hinton | June 24, 2019

Participants in the NOLA Caribbean Festival take part in the Colour Me Krazy Carnival Parade down Canal Street in New Orleans on Saturday. The festival celebrated cuisine, music, dance and culture and its connection to the Crescent City.

Matthew Hinton

Matthew Hinton

Matthew Hinton is a New Orleans area freelance photographer whose work has been recognized by the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) Best of Photojournalism Awards in 2014 and 2016, and by numerous awards from the Press Club of New Orleans, including the Hal Ledet President's Print Photography Award, the highest honor the Press Club can bestow upon a photographer.
Matthew Hinton has previously been a staff photographer at both of the daily newspapers in New Orleans. His work has appeared nationally and internationally through freelance work with the Associated Press and AFP, Agence France-Presse.

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