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Himba boys by Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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The Himba people are an ethnic group of about 20,000 to 50,000 people living in northern Namibia, in the Kaokoland region. They are a nomadic, pastoral people and they breed cattle and goats. They wear little clothing, but the women are famous for covering themselves with otjize, a mixture of butter fat and ochre, possibly to protect themselves from the sun.
Sesfontein, Kaokoland, Namibia, Africa

Nikon D40x, Nikkor 18-200 mm at 200, 1/250 sec at f/ 10, ISO 200
© Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos Photography. All Rights Reserved.

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  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenover 3 years ago

    Nice work my friend.

  • Thanks a lot Warren!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • vadim19
    vadim19over 3 years ago

    wonderful capture, Konstantinos!

  • Thank you very much Vadim!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 3 years ago

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 3 years ago

    Many thanks to The Silky Touch group for the feature, much appreciated!

  • João Figueiredo
    João Figueiredoover 3 years ago

    Outstanding composition! Outstanding photo!!

  • Thanks a lot Jonybigude!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 3 years ago

    We love your work at Post card Style

  • Many thanks for the feature Isa, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • vaggypar
    vaggyparover 3 years ago

    Lovely work .!!

  • Thank you very much!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Karue
    Karueover 3 years ago

  • Many thanks for the feature Karue, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • rosson1
    rosson1over 3 years ago

  • Many thanks for the feature Ralph, much appreciated!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Rene Hales
    Rene Halesover 3 years ago

  • Thank you for accepting Rene!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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