The Motu's Eyes

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Erick Zbinden

Black Hedgehog, seabed silent inhabitant of Easter Island. From the walls of Motu Nui, in the blue sea, the Black Hedgehog observed for decades, the courage of the men from Rapa Nui and his ancestral rite to reach the first Manutara's egg in order to become in the Tangata Manu (birdman).

Location: Easter Island, Chile


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