Through the eyes of a first time Burner. A week long collision of art and music, of people and nature, of sights and sounds that echo across the playa between the silence of the desert.

This is a glimpse of what I experienced and tried to absorb during my first time home in Black Rock City.

Check out whereandwander.com/how-to-survive-your-first-burning-man for my first year survival guide.

Cinematography and Editing by Kien Lam

Music: "Burn" by Ellie Goulding

Shot with a Nikon D800 and Sony NEX-6. Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8, 80-200 f/2.8 and Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-4.5.

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