A behind the scenes look at NATIVE, an ongoing project by photographer Kiliii Fish, to capture portraits of modern indigenous peoples and how they embrace cultural tradition today. This segment covers shooting around the Pacific Rim.
More info and photographs at kiliii.com.
Produced/Edited by Kiliii Fish, Footage by Linh Vuong, (c) 2012 Kiliii Fish Photography
Special thanks to: North Portland Area Indian Health Board, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Djtl Nvjo and Victor Pascual, Chemawa School, Daybreak Star Cultural Center, Alan Mevis, Longhouse Media, Nadyedzha and Ksenia DuVan.