Sergeant Emmanuel Velayo is a 24-year-old native of Anchorage, Alaska, serving as a scout sniper with Scout Sniper Platoon, 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment. Velayo said he enjoys using his ghillie suit to blend in with his environment. The suit is made from torn burlap material sewn into his camouflage utilities. (Official United States Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Corey Dabney)
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