Masai warrior with wristwatch

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    This man lives in a Masai village in the Ngorongoro highlands of Tanzania. The village is quite remote...the nearest electricity or running water is perhaps 70 miles away. He lives in a traditional Masai dwelling, with absolutely no "modern conveniences". And yet he wore a wristwatch...this seemed to be the one aspect of modern life he wished to adopt.

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    1. Del s 78 months ago | reply

      This out-of-this-world image was spotted in Lunar Village

    2. bhampton1963 78 months ago | reply

      This out-of-this-world image was spotted in Lunar Village

    3. Mr. FRANTaStiK 78 months ago | reply

      Beautiful !!!
      This out-of-this-world image was spotted in Lunar Village

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    4. ..Catherine.. 75 months ago | reply

      Western civilization will cause the destruction of rare cultures steeped in ancient tradition.

    5. Maurizio Casadei 61 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Fotografi senza frontiere, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    6. Carlos Javier Pérez 61 months ago | reply

      Una lástima ese reloj. Buen retrato

    7. Ideaholic 60 months ago | reply

      Very interesting shot!
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    8. Tonx- 50 months ago | reply

      Getting replacement batteries must be a nightmare... Well spotted!

    9. ichauvel 45 months ago | reply

      beautiful portrait!!!!Vu dans "Portraits du monde
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    10. The Spirit of the World 45 months ago | reply

      This is a great capture. It is a masterpiece.

    11. RLuna 42 months ago | reply


      I have seen this amazing picture in the "IQ" - Image Quality Group.

    12. ED HAZE 41 months ago | reply

      Excellent capture

    13. #2 Son/John (away for a while) [deleted] 41 months ago | reply

      Ngorongoro is the most fabulous place I've seen; I've been there twice. I well remember the Masai. This is a lovely portrait.
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    14. MalB 13 months ago | reply

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