We feature many types of horror photography on the site – creepy, spooky and silly. But how has photography been used to chart Halloween experiences of the past century?
Celebrated all over the world, many cultures have unique Halloween traditions which are captured by photographers. Some of the following images are from cultural celebrations, some are intimate portraits of individuals on Halloween night, and some show the increasingly shocking nature of Halloween attractions. And so, we have selected 23 powerful photographs of Halloween around the world to share with you this October.