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Portraits of adventure

Photographer: Brent Stirton. The Xhosa people of South Africa are probably best known for their most famous son, Nelson Mandela, but many Xhosa live far from the modern world, deep in the Transkei region on the country’s Eastern Cape. This picture captures the most important adventure in these boys’ lives – their initiation into manhood, which involves five weeks of isolation

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Clean lines inspired by Xhosa attire. This is the 'Wild Coast Dawn' extended hoodie by @butanwear [photo credit: @butanwear] #lovelocalprint

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