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Ella in Callala Bay, 2018

by Aletheia Casey

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 Finalist

My niece Ella at my parents’ house, Callala Bay. This image is an exploration of childhood, and the meaningful relationships we have as children with nature and animals. The photograph is part of a wider series that explores the complexity and duality of family, home and belonging, played out amongst the light and shadows which co-exist within life.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019

Other NPPP photos from Aletheia Casey

Sayeh: from the series Iranians, 2011 by Aletheia Casey
NPPP 2012 Finalist
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