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Huli Wigman Boy 2, Papua New Guinea
Flight Evolution
Reflections
Netbearer
Lithification
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New Guinea's Snake Charmer
Tribesman I, Papua New Guinea
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Poor African family - women bolting corn.
Poor African family - women bolting corn.
Little African girl in traditional dress in Guinea, West Africa.
Atlantic ocean coast at Guinea, Conakry.
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Lithification

The Malinke Fête de la Mare is, among other things, one day a year where people can fish in certain sacred marshes. Shortly after the whistle was blown signaling the fishing could begin, a boy pauses for a portrait. (Not pictured is his basket of fish - he knew what he was doing).

TAGS: Culture, Festival, Guinea, Portrait, Tradition

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© Cappy Phalen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2016
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: July 21, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D200
Focal Length: 170mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
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PHOTO LOCATION Baro, Guinea