Yves Picq . Namibie Himba. The Himba women wear their hair in long braids and cover them with a mixture of butter fat and ochre called otijize which also gives their skin a red tint. Its a common trend and symbol of beauty.
I think this is beautiful. The way she looks at her child...
la bellezza della natura
Mulher Dinka vestindo um espartilho, no Sudao do Sul. Fotografia: Carol Beckwith-Angela Fisher.
Africa | Hamar Women, Ethiopia | Postcard image from the work of Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher in a study of the women of the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia and the surrounding countries.
The common tailorbird (Orthotomus sutorius) is a songbird found across tropical Asia. Popular for its nest made of leaves "sewn" together and immortalized by Rudyard Kipling in his Jungle Book. urban gardens. Tailorbirds get their name from the way their nest is constructed. The edges of a large leaf are pierced and sewn together with plant fibre or spider silk to make a cradle in which the actual nest is built.