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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Playing Wayang

A child who learns Indonesian culture, namely puppets (wayang) .The ancient Indonesian art of shadow play or "Wayang Kulit" is a unique combination of ritual, lesson, and entertainment. Lacy shadow images are projected on a taught linen screen with a coconut oil lamp or electric light. The Dalang, or shadow artist, manipulates carved leather figures between the lamp and the screen to bring the shadows to life.

TAGS: Culture, Indonesia, Shadow

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North Jakarta, Indonesia
Member since 2018
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2018
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2018, 3:42 a.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X-A2
Focal Length: 10mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO200
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