Mumbai street children
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Rory Peck Award for story about homeless children in Mumbai

The Rory Peck Awards pay tribute to the freelance camera operators who risk their lives to bring you pictures from difficult and dangerous places.

This year's special SONY Professional Impact Award went to Nick Read for a moving story about the lives of impoverished children in the Indian city of Mumbai.

He had to wanted to provide a counterpoint to the hit film, Slumdog Millionaire.

BBC's Caroline Hawley reports.

  • 24 Nov 2010