Kayan Women of Myanmar

A beautiful series of the Padaung/Kayan people of Myanmar, who have the ancient tradition of wearing neck coils.  In these cultures, girls start wearing the neck rings at the age of five, which pushes the collarbone down, creating the appearance of a very long neck.

Photographers Ricardo Moreira and Hugo Santarem capture these unique and beautiful faces in lovely natural lighting, showcasing a culture that most of us know very little about.

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