A Chinese woman with her pet goose -- a wonderful photo that Cristina Goettsch Mittermeir shot. At first she thought the woman was carrying the goose to market, but then discovered the pair were best friends.
In a 200 year-old custom, the Chin ethnic minority group in Myanmar would give their daughters elaborate facial tattoos to ward off attacks from neighboring princes who would often try to kidnap girls to be concubines.
"Body Language: The Yogis of India and Nepal" at the Rubin Museum of Art. Striking color photographs by Thomas L. Kelly capture extraordinary-looking male sadhus (as well as a female sadhvi), famously known as ascetics and yogis of South Asia.