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Hanging Coffins

The hanging coffins of Echo Valley in the mountain province of Sagada, Philippines. The local Igorot tribe still practice the ancient tradition of placing their loved ones closer to “heaven” by hanging the coffins on the side of the mountain.

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Cerritos, California, United States of America
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© Dante Vasco.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2014
Total Views: 53
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 4, 2015, 1:02 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: NEX-5N
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Sagada, Philippines