Burning Man 2015 Begins!

  

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Participants gather at the art installation “Totem of Confessions” during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. Approximately 70,000 people from all over the world are gathering at the sold-out festival to spend a week in the remote desert to experience art, music and the unique community that develops. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Austin Cable rides past an art installation during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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The Man dominates the Playa during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Bibi rides her bike on the Playa during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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People ride past the Black Rock Bijou, a movie theater far out on the Playa during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Light is reflected from the Temple of Promise during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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The Man dominates the Playa during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Denise S., (L) and Richard S. utilize an art installation during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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The USS Nevada, a Mutant Vehicle, carries participants on the Playa during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Dan Drahos dances at the Robot Heart during the morning hours at the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Adorable, her Playa name, rides a swing during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Adorable, her Playa name, rides a swing during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Lauren Gilligan dances at the Robot Heart during the morning hours at the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Dan Landers (L) and Tom Kelshaw interact with the art installation Compound Eye during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Kentucky Sunshine, her Playa name, rides a rocking horse art installation during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Members of the camp More Carrot give fruit and vegetables away farmers market style during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Wilf Griese interacts with the art installation Compound Eye during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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Markus dances at the Robot Heart during the morning hours at the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, August 31, 2015. (Photo by Jim Urquhart/Reuters)

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