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Taken 26-Oct-07
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Photo Info

Dimensions1004 x 1500
Original file size402 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken26-Oct-07 16:50
Date modified12-Dec-12 17:30
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D200
Focal length20 mm
Focal length (35mm)30 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/1250 at f/5.6
FlashFired, return light detected
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
Fahombe (Stone Jumping) Tradition, Nias

Fahombe (Stone Jumping) Tradition, Nias

Bawomataluo Village, North Sumatra, is a traditional village which is quite popular in South Nias regency. The life in the village of Bawomataluo is still very original, complete with its traditions, such as traditional houses, traditional stone jump, dance war, and the relics of megalithic culture.