Masked Kapac Negro dancers at Virgen del Carmen festival , Paucartambo , Peru
The Kapac Negro dancers represent the negro slaves brought from Africa during both the colonial and republican eras to work in the mines and sugar plantations.
Photograph ID: Paucartambo2009D59
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography
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Photograph size: 19.9 Mpixels (57 MB uncompressed) - 5466x3644 pixels (18.2x12.1 in / 46.3x30.9 cm at 300 ppi)
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