The Bajau people of Malaysia are the banned from living on land. Finding hard to digest? Well, the UK native James Morgan and Canadian photographer Mark Lehn have taken some spectacular photographs of the Bajau Laut tribe.

The Bajau are nomadic Malay people who have lead their whole life in sea. They are found in a tract of ocean by the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia
These sea nomads have their own floating villages made from coral reefs and handmade boats locally known by Lepa Lepa
The ocean is a playground for these Bajau Kids
They are dependent on spearfishing but with the seas fishing out more and more indigenous people are moving towards land
Sanglia is cooking tapioca in her family's boat. They live a simple life on the water and move from place to place for trade and food
Some people live in boats and move from place to place for trade and food
A Bajau Laut woman stands on her Lepa Lepa, or boat, near Bodgaya Island. They rely on the sea for trade and for food sources
A Bajau Laut woman stands on her Lepa Lepa or boat near Bodgaya Islands
Bajau Laut women like Indda (pictured) wear pounded rice powder to protect their skin from sun damage caused by the water's reflection
The woman wear rice powder to protect their skin from sun’s damage caused by the water’s reflection
A movie has been made based on Bajaus life titled “The mirror never lies” by Indonesian filmmaker Kamila Andini.
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