Photography

Calm, cool and collected is how we can describe him. From advertising department head to photographer, Sebastian Wanzalla is both easygoing and deeply profound. From Advertising Department Head to Photographer, meet Sebastian Wanzalla Image used ©SebastianWanzalla #tdsphotoseries
Sebastian Wanzalla on the growing photography culture in Kenya and his experience [Part II]
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As much as the increase of Kenyan photographers is taking place, Sebastian describes both as good and bad. Good that the appreciation is evidently growing but bad because those who fail to execute their work properly affect the industry standards....
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From Advertising Department Head to Photographer, meet Sebastian Wanzalla Image used ©SebastianWanzalla #tdsphotoseries
From Advertising Department Head to Photographer, meet Sebastian Wanzalla [Part I]
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Calm, cool and collected is how we can describe him. From advertising department head to photographer, Sebastian Wanzalla is both easygoing and deeply profound. Unafraid to try new things, Sebastian jumped into photography almost as a joke and has been...
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Magic Lens Kenya: Beyond the Studio #tdsphotoseries
Magiq Lens Kenya: Beyond the Studio
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Magiq Lens Kenya, just like their name implies, is all about creating magic through photography. Migwa Nthigah and Dean Okonji sat down and conceptualized Magiq Lens in 2010 to become a design photography agency. Migwa told us that they were...
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Victor Peace - The Eye is Better to Train
VICTOR PEACE: The Eye is Better to Train [Part II]
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Victor has been at it for two years and for him he wakes up in the morning, in his own words, “like tenenenen.” Despite the incredible journey he has had thus far, he has also had some challenges, especially with...
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VICTOR PEACE “Find Your Sense of Purpose” [Part I]
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What can we say about Victor Peace? He is young, spirited, focused and truly loves his work. In fact, he may not even refer to it as work but as simply waking up and having fun. Victor’s journey into photography...
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Nature meets Art with L'ÉQUIPÉE - Lilo, Gusti & Ferdi
Nature meets Art with L’ÉQUIPÉE – Lilo, Gusti & Ferdi
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A love for Kenya brought these two French designers to launch their interior and furniture design company. We were honored to be part of the launch and see their designs up close. Justine Chaumont and Ferdinand Barbier graduated the Ecole...
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There is more than meets the eye: Tina Masese tells us more about the Modeling world
There is more than meets the eye: Tina Masese tells us more about the Modeling world
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Modeling, like fashion design, is in fact a real job with its own challenges, time constraints and skill. Tina Masese is known more for being a model, however, she in fact studied fashion design and so is a master of...
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"Fashion and craft are a reflection of society.” Christine Gitau tells us more behind Afrika Handmade Symposium
“Fashion and craft are a reflection of society.” Christine Gitau tells us more behind Afrika Handmade Symposium
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Do you recall us telling you about the Afrika Handmade symposium? This 2 day symposium was focusing on contemporary craft and design in Kenya and took place on 2nd and 3rd October 2014 at the Jacaranda Hotel in Westlands. There...
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The Hidden Narrative in Photography with Zachary Saitoti (Shifteye)
Friday Goodie: Cranium Ink Lookbook Magazine
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We promised you a Friday goodie! Well, here it is. Hopefully by now you are well versed and knowledgeable about Zachary Saitoti, Shifteye Gallery and Cranium Ink. Here is the last bit to complete that knowledge. Cranium Ink is a...
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The Hidden Narrative in Photography with Zachary Saitoti (Shifteye)
The Hidden Narrative in Photography with Zachary Saitoti (Shifteye)
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It all began a long time ago. Zachary Saitoti surrounded by break-dancers and DJs in university with their own alias decided to create his own for photography. Shifteye was born and from there has flowed Shifteye Gallery, Shifteye Photography and...
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Shifting Perspective - A snippet about Shifteye Gallery founded by Zachary Saitoti
Shifting Perspective – A snippet about Shifteye Gallery founded by Zachary Saitoti
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We had the pleasure of sitting down with the founder of Shifteye Gallery, Zachary Saitoti to truly know more and understand his work and his vision. CraniumInk is a brainchild of Creative Designer, Jeff Kegeri and Freelance Photographer & Graphic Designer,...
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AMADIVA| Kenya’s Salon Franchise that is changing the beauty industry
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We have all experienced the typical salon in Nairobi. Surrounded by an overcrowded blend of clients, hair stylists and nail artists in a small cramped space with the radio booming in the background in a setting that lacks aesthetic beauty...
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They are not just a band, they are as close as brothers, they understand each other and support each other, in and out of the limelight. We got to sit down with them and discuss not just their music but particularly their views on the Kenyan fashion industry.
Musically adept and fashionably conscious: Meet Sauti Sol
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Sauti Sol, formed in 2005, are as entertaining, humorous, energetic and free spirited in person as they are in their music. Sauti Sol is a four man group comprising of Willis Austin Chimano, Delvin Mudigi Savara, Bien-Aime Baraza and Polycarp...
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Humble, Passionate, Grateful and a Mentor: Meet Emmanuel Jambo
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South Sudanese photographer based in Kenya, Emmanuel Jambo, has made a mark for himself in the photography world, and rightfully so. Having been exposed to photography at an early age, his interest stemmed from his sister. “I remember, she had...
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