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14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Happy Llama

"The Happy Llama" was taken on the street in a the little town of Maca, Peru, which is in the Colca Valley. Maca dates back to the 16th century and is appreciated for it's adherence to tradition. The natives are of pre-inca decent and maintain their vibrant style of traditional dress, even decorating their animals to match. To get there you have to travel over a 16,109 ft pass (one of the highest in the world)!

TAGS: Closeup, Culture, Llama, Peru, Travel

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Jenkins, Kentucky, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Addison Williams.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2016
Total Views: 15
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 10, 2016, 12:47 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 14mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Maca, Peru