The mountain gorilla inhabits the Virunga Mountains on the border of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda and Uganda. I can't wait to see the mountain gorilla on my next trip back to South Africa.
Minganji masqueraders from the Pende peoples near Gungu, Democratic Republic of Congo, 1970. | Photo courtesy of Eliot, Elisofon and The National Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C.
Virunga Volcanoes Massif (Rwanda/Uganda/Dem. Rep. of Congo) I always have such high admiration for these giants! Always fascinates me :)
History of the Democratic Republic of Congo #infographic #war #kabila
lendu girl, Democratic Republic of Congo...flickr
Africa | Kuba woman decorating raffia pile woven cloth, Mushenge, DR Congo | ©Eliot Elisofon. 1970
Africa | Woman carrying bunches of bananas, Bunia, Congo (Democratic Republic) | ©Eliot Elisofon. 1970
Smiling woman carrying baby along Ngiri River, Democratic Republic of the Congo (ex-Zaire).
Africa | Mangbetu woman carrying plaited basket and woven mat, near Isiro, Congo (Democratic Republic) | ©Eliot Elisofon. 1970
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo - my hometown