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Published on Jul 21, 2016
In February 2016, photographer Luca Locatelli traveled to Mecca and Medina during umrah, a minor pilgrimage that can be made for much of the year. He received permission from the Saudi Arabian authorities to document the trip.
Directed by Luca Locatelli. Produced by Jenna Pirog, Graham Roberts, Yuliya Parshina-Kottas, Evan Grothjan. Narrated by Sarah Almukhtar. Post-production by Koncept VR. Assistant camera operators: Essam Al-Ghalib and Seif Al-Mutairi. Translator: Mujahed Al-Ahdab.
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