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Mayor and the Ceremonial Mask

The head of the small village of Bangkiang Sidem, is a collector of ceremonial masks and Barongs, the holy lion like creatures. Here, he is putting on one of the masks. His hands are adjusting the mask to make sure it is on properly.

TAGS: Bali, Ceremony, Holy, Indonesia, Mask

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© Ira Peppercorn.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2014
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Filed Under: Culture and the Arts
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2014, 3:27 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO1250
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PHOTO LOCATION Bangkiang Sidem, Bali, Indonesia