21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Dassanech men

Dassanech man with leopard skin and ostrich headwear during Dimi ceremony .Dimi ceremony is highly significant among the Dassanech and marks the transition to puberty for girls, preparing them for marriage.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2022
Date Uploaded: 10.2023
Photo Location: Ethiopia
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © Biljana Jurukovski