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Canyon Girl
A Tale of Two Brothers
The Marsh
A Great Departure
schooling of bat fish
A Cardinal Drinking
Cardinal Landing
Man of the Kara Tribe
Saint-Malo,the golden town
human  truly lives
Grooming Ritual of the Hamar Women
A dragonfly while walking in Florida
Women of the Kara Tribe
Young Man of the Kara Tribe
Young Boy of the Kara Tribe in a Tree
breakfast time
farmers in fog
living in hostility
Beautiful flower in Taos, New Mexico
Looking up to Fall
The globe spreding the light of education
12th Annual Photo Contest
Grooming Ritual of the Hamar Women

One woman grooms the hair of another using a paste made of fat and sprinkling on red dust. This is then shaped into small coils using a wooden stylus. This is the style of married women of the tribe as unmarried women will have shaved heads.

TAGS: Ethiopia, Exotic, Family, Light

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© Joyce bohn.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: Culture and the Arts
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 11, 2014, 12:27 p.m.
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Camera Model: E-M5
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f5
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PHOTO LOCATION Kocho, Ethiopia