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Red Ochre (or ocher stone) pigment used by Himba to create a reddish tint, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Nico Tondini, Code: 700-07067374
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Close-up portrait of Himba children, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Nico Tondini, Code: 700-07067372
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Herero tribal girl portrait, Damaraland, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06677176
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Merti, Northern Kenya. Two children peer from the door of their home. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06542285
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Portrait of Himba children, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Nico Tondini, Code: 700-07067371
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Portrait of Himba ch...
Group Of Masai People in Traditional Dress Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440975
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Group Of Masai Peopl...
Impala Herd and Bushman Mother And Child Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440237
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Africa, Namibia, Himba girl Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Cusp and Flirt, Code: 867-03594919
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A Nyangatom woman grinds sorghum using two stones. Typical of her tribe,she wears a heavily beaded calfskin skirt,multiple layers of bead necklaces and metal bracelets and amulets. The Nyangatom or Bume are a Nilotic tribe of semi-nomadic pastoralists who live along the banks of the Omo River in south-western Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03354065
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A Nyangatom woman gr...
Africa, Namibia, two Himba girls Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Cusp and Flirt, Code: 867-03594547
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Himba Tribe Clapping Hands Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440559
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Portait of a Mursi girl with clay lip plate, and hairstyle that indicates she is going through puberty,The Mursi Hills, Mago National Park, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-03505106
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Portait of a Mursi g...
Two Himba Children, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Henrik Olund, Code: 700-02693943
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Himba Woman and Child Sitting Near Fire Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440558
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Himba Woman and Chil...
A Nyangatom girl with unusual body scarification.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. They form a part of the Ateger speaking people a cluster of seven eastern Nilotic tribes to which the Turkana of Northern Kenya and the Karamajong of Eastern Uganda belong. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820541
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A Nyangatom girl wit...
Herero tribal girls portrait, Damaraland, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06677174
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Masai WOman with Child, Kenya    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Henrik Olund, Code: 700-02693950
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A close-up of a Pokot woman's earrings,hairstyle and beaded ornaments. Only married women wear brass earrings and glass-beaded collars. The band over her head supports the weight of her heavy earrings. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366283
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A close-up of a Poko...
Portrait of Mursi Tribeswoman, Omo Valley, Ethiopia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-01993260
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A Maasai girl in traditional attire. The predominant white colour of her beadwork and the circular scar on her cheek denote that she is from the Kisongo section of the Maasai,the largest clan group,which lives either side of the border in Kenya and Tanzania. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355141
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A Maasai girl in tra...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888697
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Pokot women and girl...
Portrait of Himba Woman With Baby, Kaokoveld, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Frank Rossbach, Code: 700-02694014
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Portrait of Himba Wo...
Two young Samburu girls help each other preparing for a celebration,Wamba District,Kenya Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366627
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Two young Samburu gi...
A young Maasai girl wears a headband decorated with chains and cowrie shells that signifies her recent circumcision. Clitodectomy was commonly practiced by the Maasai but it is now gradually dying out. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03437161
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A Maasai girl from the Kisongo clan wearing an attractive beaded headband and necklace. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03808715
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A Maasai girl from t...
Niger,Timia Oasis. Local Tuareg woman. Traditionally,Muslim Tuareg women do not wear veils but the men keep their faces covered. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03365497
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Niger,Timia Oasis. L...
Portrait of Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Frank Rossbach, Code: 700-02694015
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Portrait of Himba Gi...
Two young Karo girls stand in front of the massive trunk of a fig tree. A small Omotic tribe related to the Hamar,who live along the banks of the Omo River in southwestern Ethiopia,the Karo are renowned for their elaborate body painting using white chalk,crushed rock and other natural pigments. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03354095
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Two young Karo girls...
Samburu girls are given strings of beads by their fathers when they are still young. As soon as they are old enough to have lovers from the warrior age-set,they regularly receive gifts from them. Over a period of years,their necklaces can smother them up to their necks. The metal cross-like ornament hanging from the girl's headband has no religious significance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366047
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Samburu girls are gi...
A Mursi girl, accompanied by her dog, carries a large clay pot to collect water from the Omo River. Her earlobes are already pierced and extended, and decorated with round clay discs.She is dressed in skins, attractively decorated with thin stripes.The culture, social organisation, customs and values of the people have changed little. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820367
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A Mursi girl, accomp...
A young Turkana girl wearing an attractively beaded leather apron and belt stands outside her mother's home. Sansevieria or wild sisal lines the lower walls of the house. Cicatrization round the nipples of a girl is not an uncommon form of beautification. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366127
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A young Turkana girl...
The decorated leather apron or skirt of a young Nyangatom girl. The numerous white discs woven into the strands of braided leather are made of ostrich shell.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820547
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The decorated leathe...
A Datoga woman relaxes outside her thatched house.The traditional attire of Datoga women includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass armulets and necklaces. Extensive scarification of the face with raised circular patterns is not uncommon among women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03821003
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A Datoga woman relax...
A pretty Borana girl at Mega in southern Ethiopia wears brightly coloured cotton cloth and numerous strings of beads. The pastoral Borana live either side of the southern Ethiopian/northern Kenya border and form a large and important group of the Oromo-speaking cluster of tribes. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03353991
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A pretty Borana girl...
Henna patterns on hands Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: IIC, Code: 832-03724977
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Turkana women and girls are responsible for watering livestock,which is unusual among pastoral societies. Here,a girl waters cattle from a Waterhole dug in the sand of a seasonal watercourse. The Turkana manipulate the horns of their ox's into perfect symmetry or any whimsical shape that takes the owner's fancy. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366137
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Turkana women and gi...
Turkana girls return home from a Waterhole with water containers made of wood. Their cloaks are goatskin embellished with glass beads. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03437159
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Turkana girls return...
A Datoga woman relaxes outside her thatched house.The traditional attire of Datoga women includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass armbands and necklaces.Scarification of the face is not uncommon among women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03821031
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A Datoga woman relax...
Two Giriama girls pound corn outside their home using a large wooden mortar and pestles. Their small skirts are made from strips of printed cotton material - a traditional dress of Giriama women and children. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366189
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Two Giriama girls po...
A group of Nyangatom girls and women with beautifully decorated leather skirts gather to dance.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820544
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A group of Nyangatom...
Childhood is brief in nomadic communities. From an early age,Turkana girls help their mothers with the household chores and look after their younger brothers and sisters during the day. The baby has wooden charms round her neck to ward off evil spirits. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366121
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A Samburu bride waits pensively outside her new home until she is enticed in with promises of cattle.Her wedding gown is made of three goatskins, which are well oiled and covered in red ochre.She carries on her back a gourd full of milk and a small wooden jar containing butter.She now wears the mporro necklace of married women. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820649
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A Samburu bride wait...
Dassanech children play on the bank of the Omo River at sunset. Much the largest of the tribes in the Omo Valley numbering around 50,000,the Dassanech (also known as the Galeb,Changila or Merille) are Nilotic pastoralists and agriculturalists. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03437081
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Dassanech children p...
In the late afternoon, Nyangatom villagers enjoy singing and dancing. As groups of men take centre stage to jump high in the air, women and girls sing, clap to a rhythm, and move slowly towards the men. Children enjoy the excitement in the background.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820538
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In the late afternoo...
An attractive girl from the Kediyo tribe carries a large,beautifully made umbrella. Its wooden frame is covered with the dried leaves of ensete,the false banana plant (seen growing in the background). Widely cultivated in southern Ethiopia,ensete roots and stems,which are rich in carbohydrates,are either cooked and eaten as a porridge or made into bread. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03353992
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An attractive girl f...
An Afar girl with braided hair has very noticeable scarification on her cheeks. Scarification is practiced in only a few sections of her tribe. Proud and fiercely independent,the nomadic Afar people live in the low-lying deserts of Eastern Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03353975
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An Afar girl with br...
A Samburu girl drives her family's flocks of fat-tailed sheep and goats to grazing grounds after her brothers have watered them from wells dug in the Milgis - a wide,sandy seasonal watercourse that is a lifeline for Samburu pastoralists in the low-lying,semi-arid region of their land. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366025
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A Samburu girl drive...
Gabbra women dance at a gathering in the village of Kalacha. The Gabbra are a Cushitic tribe of nomadic pastoralists living with their herds of camels and goats around the fringe of the Chalbi Desert. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366481
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Gabbra women dance a...
Maasai girls in all their finery and with bells tied round their legs wait at the entrance to a house before dancing with warriors. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366171
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Maasai girls in all ...
A Nyangatom girl churns butter in a gourd suspended in the entrance to her hut. Typical of her tribe,she is wearing multiple layers of beads in necklaces,and an elaborately beaded calfskin skirt. The Nyangatom or Bume are a Nilotic tribe of semi-nomadic pastoralists who live along the banks of the Omo River in south-western Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03354062
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A Nyangatom girl chu...
In the early morning,a Maasai herdsboy and his sister drive their family's flock of sheep across the friable,dusty plains near Malambo in northern Tanzania. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355134
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In the early morning...
Karo men and girls enjoy a dance.The Karo excel in body art. Before dances and ceremonial occasions, they decorate themselves elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820496
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Karo men and girls e...
An attractive young girl from the nomadic Gabbra tribe. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366294
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An attractive young ...
Three Maasai girls sit on the edge of Shimu la Mungu (a volcanic blow hole known as 'God's hole') with the extinct volcano,Kerimasi,in the distance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355144
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Three Maasai girls s...
The leather skirt of a Nyangatom girl richly decorated with metal beads.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820545
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The leather skirt of...
In the late afternoon, a group of Dassanech children wave to passing visitors along a bank of the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia.The Dassanech speak a language of Eastern Cushitic origin.They live in the Omo Delta and they practice animal husbandry and fishing as well as agriculture. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820478
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In the late afternoo...
During Samburu wedding celebrations,married women congregate apart from the warriors and young girls to sing in praise of the couple and to dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366056
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During Samburu weddi...
Young Maasai girls decorate their faces with ochre and clay in preparation for a dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366173
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Young Maasai girls d...
Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Frank Rossbach, Code: 700-02694016
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Himba Girl, Opuwo, N...
A Samburu woman wearing a mporro necklace, which denotes her married status. These necklaces were once made of hair from giraffe tails but nowadays, the fibres of doum palm fronds, Hyphaene coriacea, are used instead.The red beads after which the necklace is named are wound glass beads made in Venice c.1850. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820646
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A Samburu woman wear...
In the early morning,a young Samburu girl takes a kid to its mother. She will then milk the nanny goat leaving half the milk for the kid. Only women and children milk goats although every member of the family will drink the milk. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366027
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In the early morning...
A Turkana woman makes the final ties to the dome-shaped framework of her home. In wet weather,hides will be laid on top and secured with leather thongs. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366098
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A Turkana woman make...
A Hadza woman digs for edible tubers with a digging stick.The Hadzabe are a thousand-strong community of hunter-gatherers who have lived in the Lake Eyasi basin for centuries. They are one of only four or five societies in the world that still earn a living primarily from wild resources. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355173
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A Hadza woman digs f...
Nhoqma village, Bushmanland, Namibia. Ecotourism project, a young girl learns how to make ostrich-shell jewellery Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03736998
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Nhoqma village, Bush...
A Samburu woman milks a camel at her homestead in the early morning. The proximity of the calf helps to stimulate the flow of milk. Baby camels have a wool-like texture to their coats,which they lose after six month. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366026
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A Samburu woman milk...
Himba Children Sitting on Floor of Hut, Namibia    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Henrik Olund, Code: 700-02693942
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Himba Children Sitti...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366135
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An Afar girl has her attractive hairstyle embellished with buttons and beads,which is typical of the young girls of her tribe. Proud and fiercely independent,the nomadic Afar people live in the low-lying deserts of Eastern Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03353972
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An Afar girl has her...
A young Turkana girl adorned with necklaces of a style the Southern Turkana prefer to wear. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366113
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A young Turkana girl...
Childhood is brief in nomadic communities. From an early age,Turkana girls help their mothers with the household chores,while boys learn to look after the small stock. There are only short periods in a day when children can relax and play. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366119
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Childhood is brief i...
A young Turkana girl has had the rims of her ears pierced in seven places and keeps the holes open with small wooden sticks. After marriage,she will hang leaf-shaped metal pendants from each hole. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366112
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A young Turkana girl...
Ngongo (Megaphrynium macrostachyum) leaves used by Baka girl to make a Mongolu, a hut made from sticks and leaves, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272994
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Ngongo (Megaphrynium...
The typical hairstyle of a young Mursi girl.The Mursi speak a Nilotic language and have affinities with the Shilluk and Anuak of eastern Sudan.They live in a remote area of southwest Ethiopia along the Omo River, the countrys largest river. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820568
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The typical hairstyl...
In the early morning,a Maasai family drives their livestock across the friable,dusty plains near Malambo in northern Tanzania. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355135
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In the early morning...
An Afar girl has tribal scarification on her cheeks. Scarification is practiced in only a few sections of her tribe. Proud and fiercely independent,the nomadic Afar people live in the low-lying deserts of Eastern Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03711120
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An Afar girl has tri...
A Samburu woman wearing a mporro necklace,which signifies her married status.These necklaces,once made of hair from giraffe tails,are now made from fibres of doum palm fronds (Hyphaene coriacea). The beads are mid-19th century Venetian glass beads,which were introduced to Samburuland by early hunters and traders. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366589
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A Samburu woman wear...
A young Maasai girl wears face paint and numerous beaded ornaments in preparation for a dance with warriors. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366170
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A young Maasai girl ...
Baka girl with crab caught by drilling the bank around the burrow, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272957
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A Maasai girl from the Kisongo clan wearing an attractive beaded headband. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03808716
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A Maasai girl from t...
Baka tribe members using fiber to make crowns and clothing for the spirit figure that will dance with them at a hunting ceremony, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272987
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Baka tribe members u...
The braided and ochred hairstyle of a Dassanech girl, which has been embellished with beads and cowries.The Dassanech speak a language of Eastern Cushitic origin.They live in the Omo Delta and they practice animal husbandry and fishing as well as agriculture. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820484
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The braided and ochr...
A young Daasanech girl beside the Omo River. Her hairstyle, necklaces and metal armbands are typical of her tribe.The Dassanech people live in the Omo Delta of southwest Ethiopia, one of the largest inland deltas in the world. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820347
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A young Daasanech gi...
Ari girl, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02917052
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A Hamar girl in traditional attire.The Hamar are an attractive people with striking styles and clothes. Skins are widely used for clothing and cowrie shells are popular adornments yet the sea is 500 miles from their home. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820464
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A Hamar girl in trad...
Portrait of Himba woman, showing hairstyle of Himba women, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Nico Tondini, Code: 700-07067376
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Portrait of Himba wo...
A Nyangatom mother and young daughter in typical dress. Rugged skin clothing is still widely used.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820557
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A Nyangatom mother a...
A Samburu Warrior drives his goats along the wide,sandy seasonal watercourse of the Milgis where waterholes dug by the Samburu in the dry season are a lifeline for pastoralists in this semi-arid region of their district. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366023
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A Samburu Warrior dr...
During Samburu wedding celebrations,married women congregate apart from the warriors and young girls to sing in praise of the couple and to dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366055
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A young Datoga man tends his family's livestock on the plains east of Lake Manyara in Northern Tanzania.The Datoga (known to their Maasai neighbours as the Mang'ati and to the Iraqw as Babaraig) live in northern Tanzania and are primarily pastoralists.. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355121
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Samburu women are responsible for collecting firewood and carrying it to their homes. Supported by leather straps over their foreheads,the loads they carry would make most strong men groan under the weight Fire is a potent symbol of life; the fire in the hearth of a Samburu house must never be allowed to die out. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366029
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Bushmen Singing and Dancing Kalahari Desert, Botswana Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440208
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A Galla girl from Kenya's Coast Province. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366186
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During Samburu wedding celebrations,warriors resplendent with long Ochred braids dance with young girls who have put on all their finery for the occasion. Both warriors and girls smear their faces,necks and shoulders with red ochre mixed with animal fat to enhance their appearance. Two spears are tipped with ostrich-feather pompoms. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366058
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A young Nyangatom girl on the banks of the Omo River.The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. They form a part of the Ateger speaking people a cluster of seven eastern Nilotic tribes to which the Turkana of Northern Kenya and the Karamajong of Eastern Uganda belong. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820542
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Two young Maasai girls help to herd their family's cattle near a waterhole in the foothills of Ol doinyo Orok (the Black Mountain). Childhood is very short in Maasailand; children begin to help their parents at a young age and may never attend school. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366161
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Two young Maasai gir...
Namibia, Bushmanland. A young San (Bushman) woman at Nhoqma village (pronounced //Nhoq'ma) near Tsumkwe in northeast Namibia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03736996
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A young Pokot girl wears large necklaces made from the stems of sedge grass,which are then plastered with a mixture of animal fat and red ochre before being decorated with buttons and beads. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366603
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In the semi-arid terrain of Turkanaland,women have to travel great distances to collect firewood. Like other Nilotic people,Turkana women balance heavy loads on their heads with graceful carriage and poise. The attire of this woman is typical of married women in the tribe. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366108
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Maasai girls gather to celebrate a wedding. Their broad beaded necklaces with predominantly white glass beads mark then as Kisongo Maasai,the largest clan group of the tribe which lives either side of the Kenya-Tanzania border. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03355142
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Turkana women and girls are responsible for watering livestock,which is unusual among pastoral societies. Here,a young girl waters goats from a waterhole dug in the sand of a seasonal watercourse. Her young brother will control the flow of stock to the water trough. In the background,a man digs out another waterhole; they have to been deepened regularly towards the end of the dry season. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366138
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A young Kwegu girl garlanded with wild Desert Rose flowers.Adopting the practice of Karo women and girls, many Kwegu girls pierce a hole below the lower lip in which they place a thin piece of metal or a nail for decoration.The Kwegu known to the Karo as Muguji, a degoratory name meaning Working Ant, are the smallest tribe living on the banks the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820506
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A young student in her classsroom at the local school,Lewa Conservancy,Kenya Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366626
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Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366134
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A jovial group of Turkana girls in traditional attire. Their aprons are made of goatskin,either beaded or cut into thin strips before braiding. The two girls in the middle have already had the flesh below their lower lips pierced in readiness for a brass ornament after marriage. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366115
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A jovial group of Tu...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366132
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In the late afternoon, a group of Dassanech children walk in single file beneath a large wild fig tree along a bank of the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia.The Dassanech speak a language of Eastern Cushitic origin.They live in the Omo Delta and they practice animal husbandry and fishing as well as agriculture. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820479
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Gabbra women sing and dance to celebrate a wedding. The traditional metal ornamentation on their heads is called malmal. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366406
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Gabbra women sing an...
A young Afar girl at Filwoha in the Awash National Park. Filwoha in the Afar language means 'hot water'. The beautiful springs are surrounded by doum palms and rise from deep underground at about 96.8 degrees F. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03353976
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A young Afar girl at...
Traditional berber wedding, Tataouine Oasis, Tunisia, North Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02715185
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A pretty Samburu girl in traditional attire. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366588
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A pretty tousle-haired girl of the nomadic Afar tribe wears bright colours in stark contrast to the drab,windswept surroundings of Lake Abbe. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03352642
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Two Turkana girls set off to fetch water from a nearby Waterhole. Their water containers are made of wood by the women of the tribe. Their 'V' shaped aprons are made of goatskin and have been edged with hundreds and hundreds of round discs fashioned out of ostrich eggshells. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366116
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Two Turkana girls se...
A happy El Molo girl. The cowrie in her hair is a good luck charm. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03736855
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A Samburu girl waters her family s goats at a waterhole dug in a seasonal river bed. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03736834
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Young woman from the Peul tribe, Djenne, Mali, Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02714172
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A Dassanech girl braids her sister's hair at her village in the Omo Delta. Much the largest of the tribes in the Omo Valley numbering around 50,000,the Dassanech (also known as the Galeb,Changila or Merille) and Nilotic pastoralists and agriculturalists. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03437084
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A Dassanech girl bra...
A young Turkana girl with her head shaved except for a tuft,which is braided. This is the usual hairstyle for women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366122
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A Samburu woman resplendent in her beaded necklaces and numerous bracelets makes best use of a large rainwater pond to wash herself. Water is scarce in much of Samburuland. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366059
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A Samburu woman resp...
A Samburu woman wearing a mporro necklace, which denotes her married status. These necklaces were once made of hair from giraffe tails but nowadays, the fibres of doum palm fronds, Hyphaene coriacea, are used instead.The red beads after which the necklace is named are wound glass beads made in Venice c.1850. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820644
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A Samburu woman wear...
Young woman from the Peul tribe, Djenne, Mali, Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02714173
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