Stilt fishermen in Sri Lanka

Stilt fishermen in Sri Lanka


Rights Managed


Stilt fishermen in Sri Lanka. Fishing from stilts is carried out on coral reefs along the south-western coast of Sri Lanka near Galle. The fishermen sit on a cross bar called a petta. This is tied to a vertical pole planted into the coral reef. The stilt is held with one hand, with a rod or line in the other hand. This method disturbs the fish less than the use of nets.

Release details

Model release not available. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}