A boat trip around the Inle Lake (2): The people of the lake

Intha, Shan, Kayah and other ethnic groups. Fishermen, giraffe women, oldmen who smoke, monks, children with “thanakha¨ (sunscreen based on ground tree bark), are some of the inhabitants of the 17 villages of the area. The people of the lake.

Inle Lake. Burma. August 2007

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Intha, Shan, Kayah i altres grups ètnics. Pescadors, dones girafa, vells que fumen, monjos, nens amb “thanakha” (protecció solar a base d’escorça mòlta d’arbre), són alguns dels habitants dels 17 poblets de la zona. Són la gent del llac.

Llac Inle. Birmània. Agost 2007

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Intha, Shan, Kayah y otros grupos étnicos. Pescadores, mujeres jirafa, viejos que fuman, monjes, niños con “thanakha” (protección solar a base de  corteza molida de árbol), son algunos de los habitantes de las 17 aldeas de la zona. Son la gente del lago.

Lago Inle. Birmania. Agosto 2007

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About Dani Planas Labad

I´m a travel and documentary photographer based in Barcelona. On my journeys I always focus on local people, traditions, religions and other social aspects, as well as on landscapes and portraits. I have published in travel magazines and made several individual and collective exhibitions.
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5 Responses to A boat trip around the Inle Lake (2): The people of the lake

  1. amy says:

    It is very beautiful of photo 1,the river

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