Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

• Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

A series of images photographer Rarindry Prakarsy (Rarindra Prakarsa) tells about the life of the Indonesian people Tenger, who lives and works around erupting volcano Bromo, often risking their lives.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

The Indonesian people Tenger, who lives in the vicinity of Bromo volcano for decades helped the tourists to carry luggage up the steep slopes of the mountains while climbing to the crater.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

The path of the brave Tenger often lies dangerously close to the Bromo volcano.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

Bromo - one of the most active volcanoes on Earth, but it does not stop the intrepid Indonesians.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

Devotion locals their work inspired Prakarsu the creation of this series of pictures. He had a desire to tell the world this amazing story.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

Photographer Rarindra Prakarsa within 10 days photographing the local people at work.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

The sun is on the wane for the erupting volcano.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

According Prakarsy, most customers Tenger - local tourists, who do not have the strength to overcome this way yourself, or simply wishing to horseback riding.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

In spite of the obvious risks associated with working near the erupting volcano, the locals continue to risk their lives, because tourism brings them the most revenue.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

in the local Indonesian garment posing for a photograph on the background erupting volcano Bromo.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

Bromo volcano has a height of 2392 meters above sea level. He is one of the most active and well-known volcanoes in the world.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

The eruption of the volcano attracts many tourists, but due to the increased activity Bromo government was forced to introduce restrictions in recent years.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

The rider on the sand.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

A resident of Indonesia, posing for a photograph with bouquets of flowers on the volcanic ash.

Fearless Indonesian people living near the erupting volcano Bromo

Restrict access to the volcano blow to the local economy, which is largely dependent on tourism. "I've met very few people here. It is a real disaster for local residents, "- says the photographer.