531 images for african (female)

  • 700-07067375

    Himba village, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa

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  • 700-07067373

    Portrait of Himba women, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa,

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  • 700-08169189

    Mother holding child in arms while nursing, black and yellow patterns, Gaoua, Poni Province, Burkina Faso

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  • 873-06440564

    Portrait of Bushman Child Outdoors Namibia, Africa

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  • 700-07067371

    Portrait of Himba children, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa

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  • 873-06440565

    Portrait of Bushman Child Outdoors Namibia, Africa

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  • 700-08169185

    Portrait of girl carrying sandals on her head, near Gaoua, Poni Province, Burkina Faso

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  • 873-06440383

    Portrait of Himba Woman Namibia

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  • 700-08171609

    Close-up of woman's legs and feet, sitting on decorated round henhouse with eggs, Tiebele, Burkina Faso

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  • 6110-09052745

    Portrait of Mother and Infant

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  • 873-06440384

    Portrait of Two Masai Women Tanzania

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  • 600-03907373

    Woman Using Cell Phone, Nyota Beach, Unguja, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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  • 700-07067372

    Close-up portrait of Himba children, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa

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  • 873-06440386

    Portrait of Masai Woman Wearing Beads around Neck, Tanzania

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  • 862-03353991

    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.

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  • 700-03836386

    Crowds at Djemaa el Fna, Marrakech, Morocco

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  • 700-03556757

    Woman Working with Kazuri Beads, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • 700-03865394

    Portrait of Woman with Henna on Palm of Hand

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  • 700-05389217

    Woman Wearing Lingerie and High Heels and Walking in Studio

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  • 700-07067376

    Portrait of Himba woman, showing hairstyle of Himba women, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa

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  • 700-03778118

    Crowds at Djemaa el Fna, Marrakech, Morocco

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  • 700-03865392

    Portrait of Woman Leaning Against Tree, Zanzibar, United Republic of Tanzania, Africa

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  • 700-08171604

    Back view of lady wearing colorful dress, carrying basket with grass brushes on her head to market, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkino Faso

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  • 700-03567754

    Portrait of Masai at Magadi Lake Village, Kenya

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  • 700-05756343

    Village Scene, Madagascar

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  • 700-03865405

    Tourist Showing Photo on Cell Phone to Group of Masai Men

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  • 700-08171619

    Traditional lifestyle of families on courtyards outside of homes, with modern little bike, Tiebele, Burkina Faso

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  • 700-08171608

    Village people getting water from pump, near Dandougou, Burkina Faso

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  • 600-05389224

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 700-03762395

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 700-05389216

    Woman Wearing Lingerie and High Heels

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  • 862-03366497

    A Turkana woman sitting in the doorway of her hut. Her heavy mporro braided necklace identifies her as a married woman. Typical of her tribe,she wears many layers of bead necklaces and a beaded headband.

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  • 700-03556758

    Woman Working with Kazuri Beads, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • 700-03290289

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 700-05389219

    Woman Wearing Lingerie and High Heels

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  • 862-03354076

    A young Dassanech girl wears a leather skirt,metal bracelets and amulets and layers of bead necklaces. 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.

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  • 700-03290290

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 600-03907372

    Woman Showing Snapshots, Nyota Beach, Unguja, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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  • 700-07067377

    Himba woman milking a cow, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa , Namibia, Africa

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  • 862-03353976

    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.

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  • 862-03353992

    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.

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  • 862-03353975

    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.

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  • 862-03366588

    A pretty Samburu girl in traditional attire.

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  • 862-03820436

    A Karo women stands in the doorway to her hut in the village of Duss. 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. In addition to painting her face she has decorated her body with whorls of goat hair tied by leather co

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  • 600-05389223

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 862-03820437

    A Karo woman with her face painted in preparation for a dance in the village of Duss. 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. She is wearing a goatskin apron and carries a leather belt decorated with cowrie shells

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  • 862-03820650

    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.

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  • 862-03353972

    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.

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  • 700-03865398

    Couple Playing Bao, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa

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  • 700-07067374

    Red Ochre (or ocher stone) pigment used by Himba to create a reddish tint, Kaokoveld, Namibia, Africa

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  • 700-05389218

    Woman Wearing Lingerie and High Heels

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  • 862-03353970

    The fetching hairstyle of a young Afar girl. Proud and fiercely independent,the nomadic Afar people live in the low-lying deserts of Eastern Ethiopia.

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  • 700-03508282

    Woman Collecting Water, Marsabit, Kenya

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  • 862-03366047

    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.

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  • 700-02693944

    Himba Woman with Baby, Namibia

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  • 862-03354075

    A young Dassanech girl wears a leather skirt,metal bracelets and amulets and layers of bead necklaces. A long leather strap decorated with cowrie shells hangs down her back. 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.

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  • 862-03808716

    A Maasai girl from the Kisongo clan wearing an attractive beaded headband.

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  • 700-03893466

    Small Business Owners in front of Shop, Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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  • 700-03333393

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 700-02694003

    Portrait of Himba Woman Breastfeeding Baby, Opuwo, Namibia

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  • 862-03366495

    A Turkana woman,typically wearing many layers of bead necklaces and a series of hooped earrings with an pair of leaf-shaped earrrings at the front,sits in the entrance to her hut.

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  • 862-03353964

    A young Ethiopian girl with unusual braided hair; the crown of her head has been smeared with a greenish substance. Her two pendants are made from Maria Theresa thalers old silver coins minted in Austria,which were widely used as currency in northern Ethiopia and Arabia until the end of World War II.

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  • 700-02694014

    Portrait of Himba Woman With Baby, Kaokoveld, Namibia

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  • 700-03290288

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 700-03567751

    Portrait of Masai at Magadi Lake Village, Kenya

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  • 700-03958184

    Moroccan Camel Driver with Arabian Camel, Essaouira, Morocco

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  • 700-02694016

    Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia

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  • 700-02693942

    Himba Children Sitting on Floor of Hut, Namibia

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  • 862-03808681

    A young girl with a modern hairstyle using small coloured elastic bands to tie her braids.

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  • 700-02694001

    Portrait of Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia

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  • 600-02245738

    Portrait of Couple

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  • 700-02694015

    Portrait of Himba Girl, Opuwo, Namibia

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  • 862-03354079

    A young Dassanech girl wears a beautiful array of beaded necklaces,some secured at the back by metal rings,and a beaded headband. Her ears are pierced several times,the holes are kept open by small wooden plugs. 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.

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  • 600-05389225

    Portrait of Woman

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  • 862-03354098

    A young Karo girl in the doorway of her hut in the village of Duss. 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.

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  • 862-03354096

    A Karo woman wears an elaborate headdress made from the wing-cases of beetles and a cape of calf skin fringed with cowrie shells. 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.

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  • 700-03865402

    Women at Fish Market, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa

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  • 862-03354065

    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.

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  • 862-03437080

    A Nyangatom girl weaves a grass basket. 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.

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  • 862-03366589

    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.

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  • 862-03820644

    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.

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  • 862-03353994

    A young mother and child of the Arsi-Oromo people west of Aje. Both have unusual hairstyles. The braids falling from the crown of the mother's head have been attractively woven with wool to make a colourful fringe.

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  • 700-03508273

    Passengers on Off-road Vehicle, Marsabit, Kenya

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  • 862-03366181

    A Swahili Muslim woman from Kenya's coast province dressed in a traditional buibui.

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  • 862-03352642

    A pretty tousle-haired girl of the nomadic Afar tribe wears bright colours in stark contrast to the drab,windswept surroundings of Lake Abbe.

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  • 862-03820429

    A Nyangatom woman wears multiple layers of beads in necklaces, an elaborately beaded calfskin skirt and metal bracelets, amulets and anklets. She is standing beside a temporary beehive construction of sticks, grass and leaves built to provide shade for her goats. The Nyangatom or Bume are a Nilotic tribe of semi-nomadic pastoralists who live along the banks of the Omo River in south western Ethio

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  • 862-03366046

    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.

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  • 700-03778135

    Moroccan Woman Making Henna Tattoo, Marrakech, Morocco

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  • 600-02245737

    Businesswoman Looking Over Businessman's Shoulder

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  • 862-03354094

    A Karo woman sits with child. 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. Typically for a Karo woman,the mother has ochred her hair in tight ringlets and has a ring through her bottom lip.

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