21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Skeleton Tribe

The Skeleton Tribe of Papua New Guinea paints themselves, a reminder of a village menace. Preserving history, passing the legacy for generations to remember the haunting tale of the past.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Chimbu, Papua New Guinea
Camera: ILCE-7RM4
Copyright: © Tyler Schiffman