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Group Of Masai People in Traditional Dress Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440975
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Impala Herd and Bushman Mother And Child Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440237
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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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Herero tribal girls portrait, Damaraland, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06677175
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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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Herero tribal girls portrait, Damaraland, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06677174
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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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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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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. A nomadic Somali family migrates to find new grazing in drought conditions. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-06542284
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Merti, Northern Keny...
Himba Tribe Clapping Hands Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: GreatStock, Code: 873-06440559
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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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Portrait of Himba children, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Nico Tondini, Code: 700-07067371
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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: 862-03888695
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Henna patterns on hands Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: IIC, Code: 832-03724977
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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 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...
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...
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...
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...
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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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...
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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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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A Samburu girl herds her family s goats near a waterhole dug in a seasonal river bed. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03736835
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A Samburu girl herds...
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: 862-03820645
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A Samburu woman wear...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. After months of separation,young men and girls gather together during the rains when grass is abundant and life is relatively easy for a while. The Turkana have a rich repertoire of at least twenty dances,most of which are quite energetic. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366133
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A young Pokot girl in traditional attire. Girls wear leather skirts and capes made from home-tanned goatskins. Her broad necklaces are made from small segments of sedge grass. Her ears have already been pierced in four places,ready to insert the large brass earrings she will acquire after marriage. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366281
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A young Pokot girl i...
A Dassanech girl leaning against a bale of cattle fodder on a raised platform is silhouetted against the evening sky at a settlement alongside the Omo River. 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: 862-03354087
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A Dassanech girl lea...
A Turkana girl with a large gourd-like container used as a receptacle for water or milk. In the absence of gourds,the Turkana carve their containers from soft wood,such as that from the common commiphora species,which thrives in semi-arid country. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366607
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A Turkana girl with ...
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...
A Turkana girl's necklaces are well-oiled with animal fat and glisten in the sun. Occasionally,a girl will put on so many necklaces that her vertebrae stretch and her neck muscles gradually weaken. The partially shaven head is typical of Turkana women and girls. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366111
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A Turkana girl's nec...
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...
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: 862-03366405
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Gabbra women sing an...
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...
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...
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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Childhood is brief i...
A young Dassanech girl holds her little brother. She wears a leather skirt with an elaborate fringe of wooden and metal tassles. 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: 862-03354081
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A young Dassanech gi...
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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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...
Samburu girls paint each others faces with abstract designs in readiness for a dance. Already,their necks and beaded necklaces have been coated with red ochre. Only girls and warriors decorate their faces; the orange powder they use is called blue. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366049
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A young Pokot girl wearing a traditional broad necklace made of hollow reed grass that denotes her uninitiated status. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888699
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A young Pokot girl w...
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...
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 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...
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: 862-03366046
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Samburu girls are gi...
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 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...
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...
Almost everything a Turkana family owns is kept in a wife's day hut. Wooden containers,gourds,utensils and personal clothing or ornaments hang from the ceiling or walls. Watering troughs,donkeys panniers and a grinding stone lean against the walls. The wife's eldest daughter will look after the home during the day while being nanny to her younger brothers and sisters. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366099
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Almost everything a ...
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...
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...
Pokot women wearing traditional beaded ornaments and brass earrings denoting their married status. celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888693
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A pretty young Turkana girl has already had the flesh below her lower lip pierced in readiness for a brass ornament after her marriage. The rims of her ears have also been pierced and the holes kept open with small wooden sticks. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366114
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A pretty young Turka...
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...
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...
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: 862-03820543
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A group of Nyangatom...
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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A pretty tousle-hair...
A Datoga woman in traditional attire, which includes beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses and coiled brass necklaces and ear ornaments.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: 862-03821020
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A Datoga woman in tr...
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