Experiencing Day of the Dead in its home Mexico has been a long time dream of ours. Not only because I love cultural experiences, and any chance I can have to dress up, but because we grew up in Southern California, Mexican culture is such a part of our home and our lives.
When Visit Guadalajara invited us down to one of Mexico's biggest cities for the experience, we jumped at it! Watch the film below:
This film was shot handheld on our Red Gemini camera
with a Sigma 24mm F/ 1.4 lens
and a DJI Mavic Pro 2 drone.
Want to learn more? I've laid out the costs, where to stay, the best experiences, and everything you need to know to plan your trip in my Guadalajara Travel Guide: