Photography

JUSTIN DINGWALL: Exploring Avenues Less Travelled Through The Lens
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If you’ve flipped through the pages of Elle Magazine SA you’ve probably come across the work of South African photographer and contemporary artist, Justin Dingwall. [Image: © Justin Dingwall]   The successful Johannesburg-based commercial photographer, picked up his first camera...
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NAMSA LEUBA: Visualizing African Identity Through Western Eyes
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“There is a great richness in being of mixed cultures.” ~ Namsa Leuba Born in 1982 to a Guinean mother and Swiss father, Namsa Leuba is an African-European who has had exposure to both cultures and histories. However, having grown...
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The Curious Case of Brian Siambi Aka UrbanSkript
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When was the last time you let your curiosity run wild? As creatives, we are at risk of typecasting ourselves in a specific role under the identity guise. But what if we took it off its leash every once in...
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Àsìkò: Nigerian Visual Artist Articulates Why Your Story Is Important.
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They say a picture speaks a thousand words. But for London-based Nigerian visual artist, Ade Okelarin (aka Àsìkò), that’s just not enough. He’s been a fashion and portrait photographer for nine years, exploring ideas through his lens. While the artist...
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AFRICA’S CREATIVE REVOLUTION: Changing The African Narrative
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‘Africa ain’t no jungle. This is a Revolution and Creativity is our weapon.’ That’s just one of the many quotes that will jump out at you when you visit the One Source LIVE website. If you haven’t heard about it,...
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OUR TOP TEN PHOTOGRAPHERS TO WATCH – Part II
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And we are back! This time, with our last pick of 5 Kenyan photographers who have captured our soul, eyes and Instagram feed. Let us continue shall we? Brian Gathu (IG: @_brian_gathu) Taking real life lifestyle and portrait images and...
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OUR TOP TEN PHOTOGRAPHERS TO WATCH – Part I
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There is no doubt that the amount of talented photographers in the country is growing and it's got us all excited to show off what we have found. So we decided to bring you our top ten photographers that we...
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What’s your flavour? Categories in Fashion Photography – Part II
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And we are back. Hope you are starting to see the different categories of fashion photography and thinking about which one suits you best. Well, here are the next three. Let's continue. High-Fashion In its simplest form – high fashion...
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What’s your flavour? Categories in Fashion Photography – Part I
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There is power in photography and fashion and it isn’t simply about showing pretty clothes; it’s about telling a story. In whichever form one chooses, the photographer is an artist and his medium is the image at the end –...
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Editor’s Note – The Lens Series – Fashion Photography
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Photography is essential in the fashion business. Because fashion is such a visual business, photography is the best means to communicate that visual element about one’s brand, their collection, and their story and to get the consumer involved and to...
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Nairobi Noir: Nairobi Night Life Through a Lens #AfricaSpeaks #TDSvoices
Nairobi Noir: Nairobi Night Life Through a Lens
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Sometimes we forget just how beautiful Africa or more specifically Kenya is. We forget the nature, the color and the warmth that exudes from our countries in Africa. There is more to Africa than just dusty villages, barefoot children and...
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Maia Freia Photography #TDSCity2CoastSeries. MAIA FREIA PHOTOGRAPHY- Wedding and Lifestyle. Her camera is a window into her imagination.
MAIA FREIA PHOTOGRAPHY Wedding and Lifestyle “Her camera is a window into her imagination.”
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Kenyan wedding and lifestyle photographer, Lola Kolyada operates under the brand name, Maia Freia Photography. Her imagery is subtle, clean and breathtaking. From her wedding albums to her personal travel photography, Maia Freia is able to take you through her...
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Omar Victor Diop was born in Dakar, Senegal in 1980..Africa Feature #tdsphotoseries...he seeks to “capture the diversity of modern African societies and lifestyles.”
Omar Victor Diop – Africa Feature [Senegal] Fine Arts and Fashion photographer
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Omar Victor Diop was born in Dakar in 1980 and since his early days, Omar has developed an interest for photography and design. Omar’s work is seeks to “capture the diversity of modern African societies and lifestyles.” His work is...
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From their own love affair to a love of wedding photography...Ben Kiruthi and his beautiful wife Gathoni have built themselves a wedding photography business having grown from strength to strength and from engaged to married. What makes this couple and photography unique? God, their love for each other and capturing and sharing love stories.
From their own love affair to a love of wedding photography: Ben and Gathoni Kiruthi tell us their story
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Ben Kiruthi and his beautiful wife Gathoni have built themselves a wedding photography business having grown from strength to strength and from engaged to married. What makes this couple and photography unique? God, their love for each other and capturing...
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