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Sami Children in the Swedish Lapland

The Samis are the indigenous people of Lapland and typically are reindeer herders. These Sami siblings were about to parade through the annual winter market in Jokkmokk with their family, wearing colourful traditional costumes, with reindeer pulling a sleigh. The Sami family took great pride in participating in the annual parade, which is a highlight of the annual winter market, and this year it was in its 409th year.

TAGS: People, Portrait, Sweden

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© Joyce Le Mesurier.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2014
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2014, 6:51 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f2
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PHOTO LOCATION Jokkmokk, in the Swedish Lapland, Sweden