19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Himba Woman

for a Himba woman, her hair is her power.These semi-nomadic people live in one of the most extreme environments on earth. Hairstyles play significant role within the Himba community and reflect marital status,age,wealth, and rank within the group.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Namibia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Mariusz Solka