Prince Harry shares rare picture he took of Meghan Markle and her 'little bump'

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Prince Harry has shared a rare picture he took of his wife Meghan Markle, in which she's seen cradling her bump.

The pair have spent the past couple of weeks travelling around Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga for their royal tour of Oceania.

During the many engagements they attended, the couple shared quite a few snippets of information about the royal baby they're expecting, like the gender they're hoping for.

The expectant dad recently revealed the sweet name he has for the royal baby, and now he's also shared the cute picture he took of mum and 'little bump'.

The snap was shared on Kensington Palace's Instagram account, and Meghan can be seen posing in the middle of the forest where she went for a walk with Harry.

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The post was meant as a thank you to everyone for the 'wonderful last week' of their tour, and the couple even shared their own personal message.

Alongside the adorable snap, the caption read: 'A message from The Duke and Duchess of Sussex: “Thank you New Zealand for the most wonderful last week of our tour. It has been a privilege to meet so many friendly Kiwis.

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'Australia, Fiji, Tonga and NZ - we leave feeling inspired and reminded of how every single one of us can make a difference.” ‘The rain that refreshes the parched ground, is made up of single drops’ - Kate Sheppard #commonwealth 🇳🇿🇦🇺🇫🇯🇹🇴 📷 The Duke of Sussex'.

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Many royal fans took to the comments section to praise Harry for his photography skills, gushing about the sweet snap.

One said: 'The photo taken by the Duke of Sussex for his beloved Duchess of Sussex is the most important of all photos, indeed!❤️👏'

Another wrote: ''This is just the cutest!!! 💖💖💖💖❤️❤️❤️'.

A third commented: 'Great pic! Absolutely beautiful! 😍 😍 😍'

While it's not customary for royals to take and share snaps during official engagements, Harry was not the first one to do it during this tour.

Meghan recently captured her husband while he was preparing for his speech at the Invictus Games, which was also shared on their official social media channels.

Kate also often takes pictures of her children herself, which are then shared on social media as official portraits of the little ones to mark special ocasions like George's first day at nursery.

Mariana Cerqueira
Lifestyle Editor

Mariana is a lifestyle writer who has written for and My Imperfect Life. She joined the team as an intern after completing her journalism MA at City University. After six months spent writing about food, celebrity news, and family trends, Mariana left to write for Healthy Food magazine - but returned in 2017, to join the Future team once again. In her spare time, you’ll find Mariana in the kitchen cooking for her friends.