Thursday, July 7, 2011

By: Wahokia

Jul 13 2011

Category: São Sebastião, Brazil

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Focal Length:16mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark II

... the cacique (chief) of the Karapotó arrives at dusk, right ... his name is Itapo in tribal language ... Juarez in Portuguese ... he promises tomorrow he will dress in his ceremonial regalia and paint ... perhaps dance and sing ... one of his sons, left, smokes tobacco in a chanduka ... their name for pipe ... children as young as 12 often smoke ... passing the pipe between one another ... and the adults.

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