Ceremony. Papua, New Guinea // photo by Eric LAFFORGUE
Papua New Guinea - Kalam tribe - in Jimmy Nelson's photo serie "Before they pass away". The women are exceptional farmers. The men hunt and fight other tribes over land, pigs and women. Great effort is made to impress the enemy with terrifying masks, wigs and paint.
Green Islands, Papua, New Guinea - go see Journey to the South Pacific at an IMAX theater near you http://www.cincymuseum.org/omnimax/journey-to-the-south-pacific
Huli tribe, The Highlands, Papua New Guinea. Huli tribesmen are famous for the wigs they make from human hair, and this warrior has decorated his with a Bird of Paradise displaying its beautiful turquoise wings.
breathtakingdestinations: Manus Island - Papua New Guinea (by Hadi Zaher)