Blonde kid - Papua New Guinea

When you ask the people why there are so many blonde people on the islands, they answer 3 things: they have white ancestors, they receive too much sun, or they do not eat enough vitamins!

Langania village, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea

© Eric Lafforgue

www.ericlafforgue.com

  • African Travel Experts 6y

    Excellent - love his big deep eyes
  • Breno Aragon 6y

    They do have beautiful souls tho! :)
  • Parisa PRO 6y

    Adding one more "great portrait" comment :)
  • Tway76 6y

    The blonde hair: none of the above :).
    It is the salt water (and sun - combi).

    Most of them when they grow up will loose the blondness. Probably because they spend less time in the sea?
  • Derek PRO 6y

    Fantastic portrait!!
  • Kanokin PRO 6y

    Super profondeur de champ... Chapeau !
  • Steve Baughn PRO 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called LMN8R - Theme of "The Living Face", and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • izla kaya bardavid 6y

    Excellent!!
  • mimmmi 6y

    lovley!!!!!!!!!
  • Mark Griffith PRO 6y

    What a great smile!
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  • g@n3 6y

    What a beautiful child!!
  • Bachspics PRO 6y

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  • Mardi 5y

    Hmm i don't think it's the salt water...many unmixed Australian aboriginal people have Blonde hair too...mostly those that live in the desert i've noticed.
  • Anna 5y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Master Portraiture (Invite Only), and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Robert Hutinski 5y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called No Manipulation, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • mkleinmanns 5y

    a little bit shy ! very authentic !
  • Eboogie615 4y

    my kids are blonde... from the sun and their dad is white! :}& i always give them vitamins..every day! :}
  • stiefvater23 3y

    None of those reasons for the blonde hair are correct. Scientists have isolated a unique genetic mutation found throughout the Niugini Islands and Solomons that is responsible for this unique trait.
  • Carli Nicole Photography 2y

    love this! so cute
  • farissshafee II PRO 1y

    superb imagery
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