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Incredible photos of Europe's primal traditions

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Photographer Charles Fréger spent two winters travelling through Europe, unearthing the deep connection some Europeans still have with pagan traditions. The resulting collection is a stunning set of photos depicting traditional "wild man" costumes. National Geographic published a selection of Fréger's work this month, along with an accompanying article explaining the roots of the wild men of Europe.