Hunting with nets is pygmy way of hunting. Their small posture allows them to move around the forest quickly and quietly. First they setup the nets around an area in the forest. After that they start making noises hoping that a game will run towards the nets.
I snapped this photo after the hunt, when we were going back to the village.
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accanpolat (27) 2009-04-11 8:01
nice picture and this woman look like confident and powerfull . I think cats or other animals draw her face.Thanks for share this photo
RedDevil (1217) 2009-04-11 8:01
hair of nets and face significant, excellent portrait. Bravo
Fransx (1457) 2009-04-11 8:31
Nice details on the face of this lady. Lighting is very good. The expression on her face is relaxing. Nice portraiture.
Well done. Regards.
leo61 (0) 2009-04-11 8:46
A great portrait of this nice face framed by the net.Love the brown tones and the expression at her face.
tAs (588) 2009-04-11 8:48
A very discriptive photo and caption. I like the tight framing.
devimeuxbe (58557) 2009-04-11 9:37
i like this beautifull portrait. fascinating face. Excellent cropping.
macondo (19670) 2009-04-11 19:16
A very good portrait of this young woman. I like the pose, using the nets to simulate hair! The colours are so warm and the highlights of light on her face are very well captured. A good close crop, with just enough of her arm in the top right corner to complete the picture. Very well done.
lamentforicarus (393) 2009-08-04 22:51
Great shot, Krzysztof,
Wonderful composition and lighting. This pygmy's gentle eyes, soft smile, and scarred face make her a wonderful subject for your picture, and the net framing her head really adds to the overall appearance.
norman_isaure (4) 2009-09-04 2:30
Joli portrait aux traits expressifs. Tu as bien saisi son regard, humain et chaleureux.
akh (277) 2010-02-16 22:46
eye catching look! nice color tone! perfect portrait!
eylulden (49) 2011-04-22 16:24
Very beautiful portrait ,