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Gus and full moon at the farm, 2006

by Amanda James

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2007 Finalist

Our family farm in northern NSW always brings a sense of ownership, place and power to Gus when he visits. He asked me to take a 'tough' picture before bath time, with a full moon rising on dusk and the ever-present Mt Warning.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2007

Other NPPP photos from Amanda James

Sasha and Gus, 2014 by Amanda James
2015 Finalist
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