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"Homage to Haenyeo": The Collaboration

Jeju Grannies of the Sea. South Korea

Haenyeo are women divers of Jeju Island, who make their living diving for seafood & seaweed with no breathing gear. An ageing and dying culture. Haenyeo in their 70s and 80s still dive.

TRIUMPHANT. WITH TREASURE
TRIUMPHANT. WITH TREASURE
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WITH ONLY A MASK
WITH ONLY A MASK
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JUMPING IN FROM THE BOAT
JUMPING IN FROM THE BOAT
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THE HEANYEO
THE HEANYEO
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RETURNING HOME
RETURNING HOME
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DIGGING DEEP
DIGGING DEEP
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Detail. SURVIVAL -  FORMIDABLE WOMEN. Homage to Haenyeo'
Detail. SURVIVAL - FORMIDABLE WOMEN. Homage to Haenyeo'
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9. BRINGING IN THE HAUL
9. BRINGING IN THE HAUL
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10. THE PROUD GRANNY
10. THE PROUD GRANNY
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6. FORMIDABLE
6. FORMIDABLE
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5. OUR TRADITION.JPG
5. OUR TRADITION.JPG
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Detail - DESCENT INTO THE DEEP. Homage to Haenyeo
Detail - DESCENT INTO THE DEEP. Homage to Haenyeo
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