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Sumbawa Pride - Life on a Boat With Eleven Kids, 2018

by Alex Vaughan

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 Highly Commended

Beccie, Steve and their eleven children left rural Tasmania behind to take to the high seas on their thirteen-metre boat and full-time home, Sumbawa. Three day-old baby girl ‘Squeak’ is the first of the siblings to be born on the boat. Here, they take a break from their travels, anchoring off Chinamans Beach in Sydney, Australia in February 2018.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019

Other NPPP photos from Alex Vaughan

Les and Eileen, 2010 by Alex Vaughan
NPPP 2011 Finalist
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