12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Children of free world

The Sea Bajau are an ethnic group of sea gypsies. They are best known for their ability to free-dive. They spend their entire lives surrounded by sea and education is about learning how to battle the storm and filling their stomach with whatever they could hunt from the sea.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Mabul Island, Malaysia
Camera: Canon EOS 50D
Copyright: © Yew Kiat Soh