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Tribal face paint - Maybe we could incorporate other cultures - The Huldra or the Grim (the third eye being the eye of creation).

Disappearing tribes of Ethiopia: Incredible images of the Surma people

One of the most famous traditions of the Surma (collective term for Mursi and Suri tribes)...

Disappearing tribes of Ethiopia: Incredible images of the Surma people

Suri tribeswomen, like the one above, are famous for inserting clay plates in to the lower lip and often decorate themselves with the local flowers and clay patterns

Disappearing tribes of Ethiopia: Incredible images of the Surma people

Of all the tribes in the Omo the Hamer are the largest and the most fashionable. They wear...

Disappearing tribes of Ethiopia: Incredible images of the Surma people

Children of the Suri Tribe. Seton found these kids resting on the tree trunk that was in the middle of a field of corn and sorghum. The tribe brew sorghum beer, quite a lethal potion that they consume in vast quantities. Photographing the tribes after lunch was near impossible because of this reason

Disappearing tribes of Ethiopia: Incredible images of the Surma people

Seton said it was slightly intimidating negotiating to photograph this man. Historically t...