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Vietnamese fishing boats photographed by Matt Atkin

My brother Matt Atkin has sent over another collection of his remarkable photos from the Far East, this time depicting traditionally built wooden craft and fishing folk on the coast of Vietnam, close to the ancient city of Hoi An, … Continue reading

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Brian Pearson’s photos of the latest Boat Building Academy student launch

           Brian Pearson has sent over some of his photos of the Boat Building Academy’s student launch day on 7th December. Thanks Brian! He seems to have had a good time: ‘It was a very joyful occasion, … Continue reading

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Fishing boats of Goa, photographed by Ranjan Mitra

              Ranjan Mitra took these photos of fishing boats on the coast of Goa, a small and relatively affluent Indian state with an Arabian Sea coastline. Ranjan is a colleague of my brother Matt Atkin and seems to … Continue reading

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