The old man showed me his tattooed chest

Old man showing tattooed chest
Shot at a small village in Tinglayen, Philippines
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The man was the elder in the village. He said that he was the last head-hunter in this village and fought against Japanese army during WWII. So I had been afraid of being treated as an enemy. Yet he welcomed with smile. Like women, his body was tattooed.

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Jan 2009 PEOPLE PHILIPPINES

PHOTO DATA

No

2399

Shooting Date

Sep 2008

Posted On

January 16, 2009

Modified On

December 12, 2023

Place

Tinglayen, Philippines

Genre

Portrait Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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