Giovanni Mori

Photographer: Giovanni Mori

Giovanni Mori, Travel photographer featured in the Photo Guidebook

Giovanni Mori: “My name is Giovanni (Gianni for all my relatives and friends), I come from Italy and I am 40 years old. I am an engineer and I work as a Production Manager in the engineering industry. I’m an active backpacker traveler, self-taught photographer, and an enthusiastic observer of people with a culture different from mine.

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Stories Submitted Giovanni:

Bull Jumping – Becoming a Man in the Hamar Tribe of Omo Valley

Bull Jumping – Becoming a Man in the Hamar Tribe of Omo Valley

Bull jumping, becoming a man of the Hamar Tribe, Omo Valley, Ethiopia by Giovanni Mori
© Giovanni Mori 2019

Giovanni tells us of the bull jumping ceremony of the Hamar Tribe: “If you are a boy and if you were born in the Omo Valley area of Ethiopia and if you belong to the Hamer tribe, well, one day, you will be asked to become a man. That day you will have to run on the backs of the bulls, showing to all the people of your family and tribe your strength.(more…)