The Mzungu Arrives... part 2

Tanzanian Maasai

The joy of Polaroids! These Tanzanian Maasai women were photographed at Ngorongoro Crater. If anyone has any information about the significance of the neck-rings, I'd love to know.

Credit: photo copyright © Bruce G. Stumpf, 1999; reproduced by his kind permission. The original, and much else besides, is on


Traditional Music & Cultures of Kenya
Copyright Jens Finke, 2000-2003

also by Jens Finke
Chasing the Lizard's Tail - across the Sahara by bicycle - fine art photography