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Mastura, 2016

by Brett Canet-Gibson

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 Highly Commended

Highly Commended, National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017

This portrait of Australian-born Muslim mother of three, Mastura, was made on the city streets of Perth using natural light and a portable backdrop. Mastura works as a lifestyle and fashion blogger and marketing consultant; she is also a full-time mum. When this image was taken Mastura was only weeks away from giving birth to her third child.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017

Other NPPP photos from Brett Canet-Gibson

Trevor Jamieson, 2016 Brett Canet-Gibson
NPPP 2017 Finalist
Bodie, 2017 by Brett Canet-Gibson
NPPP 2018 Finalist
Tiffany, 2015 by Brett Canet-Gibson
NPPP 2016 Finalist
Jessica, 2014 by Brett Canet-Gibson
NPPP 2015 Finalist
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