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Australian Portraits: Unwilling subjects

February 23rd, 2015

Episode 201 of 1400 episodes

Not all subjects want their image captured. Indigenous Australians were often treated as specimens. Convicts were stripped of all humanity. Two very different stories this week capture the essence of unwilling portrait subjects.