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Woman and Child in Banda Neira
Street in Trinidad, Cuba
Directions for Roma
Boys Running in India Landmark
Fatehpur Sikri Walls
Fun little Americanized
Fall Rain
Arvaikeer, Mongolia Rooftops
Water Buffalo Racing
Asmat Masked Dancer
The Mapileng Moutain.
Asmat Mask Dance
In the tent of Roma
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Cuban street Musician
Women in Jaipur Waiting for the Bus
The Morning Sunshine.
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Warrior Boy "Attacking" Visitors
Immensely natural
Asmat Woman and Children
Holy chaos
13th Annual Photo Contest
Asmat Mask Dance

We were visiting Yahunyufri village in the Asmat region of Indonesia. We were one of the very few western groups allowed to visit this village. They weren't planning to allow the visit, but the fireflies descended on the village the night before we arrived, which was a sign that they should allow the visit. They performed a mask dance that hadn't been performed for 20 years. We were truly fortunate to witness this.

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Mount Juliet, Tennessee, United States of America
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© Marian Herz.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 29, 2015, 11:27 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
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