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Hunter in Mentawai jungle

Mentawai people are the native people of the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra province, Indonesia, they live a semi-nomadic hunter-gatherer lifestyle in the coastal and rainforest environments of the islands. Mentawai sharpen their teeth with a chisel for aesthetic reasons. Tattooing is done with a needle and wood which is hammered on the needle by a shaman called Sikerei, Tattooing was an identity and a personal design and differences from region to region .

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSLR-A900
Focal Length: 135mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f2
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Mentawai Island, Indonesia