- Where: Mentawai archipelago, Siberut island
- Photo taken with a mirrorless Nikon camera
With no roads, one must travel by way of water. Local animist beliefs say everything is vibration; so Mentawai people hang the skulls of the hunted animals above the entrance, asking for forgiveness, praying they didn't upset the vibration network of the world.
- Where: Rinjani mountain
- Photo taken with a smartphone
The nameless heroes of mount Rinjani are the porters balancing on their shoulders kilos of stuff, in order to make the ascent easier for the tourists. They are also the most underpaid. Becoming a porter is one of the few jobs available to poor uneducated villagers living on the slopes of the terrifying volcano. I am sorry Pak (mister in Indonesian) Porter, I forgot to ask your name...