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Back in 1995, George Steinmetz, an award-winning photographer, documented clans of tree-dwelling people in Indonesian New Guinea. They had no prior contact with anyone outside their language group.
These are amazing beautiful images of the Korowai and Kombai clans living in tree houses that stand in clearings they have carved out of the forest.
Sowayen descending after dislodging ant nest for fishbait, West Papua, Indonesia.
Aerial view of a tributary from Korowai country entering the Eilanden River with a rainstorm in the distance.