For a good percentage of men over the age of 18 growing a bear is a fun thing to prove ones manlyness or to keep warm in the winter but that is where it ends. Well there just so happens to be something called "The National Beard And Mustache Championships" and it happens annually. This years edition was held out of New Orleans and photographer Greg Anderson of petapixel.com decided to take some extraordinary portraits of some of the more unique contestants. Enjoy the pictures below.
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