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Painted bodies

The strange and the creative is on display at the World Bodypainting Festival in Austria.

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. The event takes place from July 4 to 6 at lake Worthersee in Austria’s southern Carinthia province. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

An artists paints a model during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

An artists paints a model during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

Models pose during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach

A model poses during the annual World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach July 4, 2014.

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