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Jordie, 2015

by Jeremy Shaw

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2016 Finalist

Jordie had just jumped off the cliffs into the Bronte Beach pool. He stood back at the edge of the pool to watch his mates follow suit – they run the risk of being fined by Waverley Council rangers and keep watch for each other whilst jumping.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2016

Other NPPP photos from Jeremy Shaw

Chest piece, 2014 by Jeremy Shaw
2015 Finalist
What the world needs now is love, 2012 by Jeremy Shaw
2013 Finalist
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