brianlehmannphotography

@brianlehmannphotography

Brian Lehmann

American photojournalist. Fulbright scholar. Alexia Foundation grantee. Contributor to National Geographic Magazine. Speaker. Risk taker.

86 Instagram photos posted by @brianlehmannphotography

by @brianlehmannphotography
2 weeks ago
During a #rare #death ritual in #Indonesia #family members gather to remove relatives from their graves, change their clothing, dust them off, inspect the body and let them dry in the sun.
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3 weeks ago
Surrounded by #Hyenas waiting to eat rotten #meat, Abbas, known as the #hyena man, feeds these vicious animals by hand as a tourist attraction for people from around the world in #Ethiopia.
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2 months ago
#Vintage 1950's #American #cars in #Cuba seem as common as a Honda or Toyota. Thousands #drive the streets of #Havana.
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2 months ago
The world's most #famous half #man, Short E. Dangerously, #fire breathing at his house in #Daytona #Beach, #Florida.
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3 months ago
On the #island of #Sulawesi in #Indonesia the Torajans have a #unique secret, how they handle the #dead. Here locals remove their #family member's #body from #tombs to inspect, #clean and #remember. #death #famous #natgeo #love #glasses #unreal #skin #skincare
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3 months ago
Jay Braggart balances a #sword on his #nose backstage at the #famous World of Wonders Sideshow performing at the #Minnesota State Fair in St. Paul.
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3 months ago
#Rice fields after a #rainstorm in Toraja, on the island of #Sulawesi, #Indonesia.
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3 months ago
A mahout decorates his #elephant before going into the #British #Embassy to be displayed at an event in #Delhi, #India. A mahouts #job is to be a caretaker to one elephant, sometimes for #life.
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4 months ago
Aaron Wollin flies off his #skateboard. Known for his daredevil activities Wollin says he once skateboarded with #tonyhawk. His #legs were amputated at the age of two from a #rare disease called sacral agenesis.
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4 months ago
Rebecca Ostroff showing off her iron jaw routine on the trapeze at the Kelly Miller #Circus. #trapeze #iron #crazy
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4 months ago
#Coffee shop above Thame, #Nepal near Mount #Everest, deep in the #Himalayas.
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5 months ago
Kids #play in the back of a truck full of wheat while their parents #harvest the years crop in South Dakota.
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5 months ago
During a #rare #death ritual Marta Bura Rante Tampang's family #honors her life by sitting her #body up in a chair for two days at her home in Toraja, #Indonesia.
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5 months ago
Aaron Wollin, known as Short E. Dangerously while performing around the world, does a handstand off a bowling ball on the Hellzapoppin #Circus Sideshow in Sioux City, #Iowa. Wollin's legs were amputated at the age of two from a rare disease called sacral agenesis.
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5 months ago
Snowflake catcher. #dogsitting #puppy4sale #whitegold
by @brianlehmannphotography
6 months ago
Each year nearly 1/2 million sandhill #cranes #migrate through #Nebraska using the Platte #River to roost at #night. Here they leave the #river early in the #morning to feed in nearby cornfields and meadows.