Wednesday 19th June 2019

Events

Addis Foto Fest
Events, Featured, Festivals

Addis Foto Fest

December, 2016 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Established in 2010, the Addis Foto Fest biannual is a photography festival that is directed by award winning photographer Aida Muluneh.  Produced by Desta for Africa (DFA), the weeklong international festival is held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and features exhibitions, portfolio review, conferences, projections and film screenings. Through the participation…

Lagos Photo
Events, Featured, Festivals

Lagos Photo

Oct-Nov, 2016 Lagos, Nigeria INHERENT RISK: RITUALS AND PERFORMANCE, Now Open for Submissions LagosPhoto 2016 explores the role of acts of repetition that shape gender, image, identity, social agency, power and social constructs in contemporary society. The repetitive acts imbued with belief become coercive and normative. It shapes our general idea of what is true…

Marrakech Biennale
Events, Festivals

Marrakech Biennale

Marrakech Biennale: Festival February 24, 2016 to May 8, 2016 L’Blassa building Marrakech, Morroco In 2004 with the rise of global tensions, Vanessa Branson and Abel Damoussi envisioned a cultural festival that would address social issues through the arts, using them as a vehicle for debate and discussion and to build bridges between diverse ideologies….

Workshops

Project Miraisha

In Emerging Markets, Canon is helping local people to establish careers in photography and print. Since December 2014, Canon has facilitated three workshops in Kenya, led by world renowned photojournalist and Canon Master Gary Knight.

Competitons

Competition

Win $3000 and international recognition in prestigious Monochrome Awards honouring Black & White Photography. Monochrome Photography Awards conducts an annual competition for Professional and Amateur photographers. Our mission is to celebrate monochrome visions and discover most amazing photographers from around the world. See more on: http://monoawards.com/ Host to the world’s best photo contests, judged by world-renowned…

Brent Stirton
2016 HIPA Winners, Competitons, Events

Brent Stirton

Brent Stirton born in 1969, Durban, South Africa, Brent is a senior photographer for Getty Images, based in New York. His award-winning work has been widely recognized for its powerful depiction of issues related to conflict, health and environmental issues. Brent currently spends most of his time working on long-term investigative projects for National Geographic Magazine and Global NGO’s. He remains committed to issues relating to…

Abdallah Hassan Agil
2016 SONY National Winners, Competitons, Events, Kenya

Abdallah Hassan Agil

Abdallah a 23year old from Mombasa Kenya has learned to appreciate all the small things that make up the beautiful world we live in through photography. Through his lens he endeavors to capture special moments steeped in true emotion and translate them into art…moments to be treasured forever. Depression is real and it affects the…

Allan Gichigi
2016 SONY National Winners, Competitons, Events, Kenya

Allan Gichigi

Allan is a guy with a camera, with a curious eye for storytelling about everyday human interaction, and capturing the beauty of humanity and nature around us. An independent filmmaker and photographer based in Nairobi, Kenya, Allan holds a masters degree in Film production, from the University of Canterbury Christ Church, UK. The Heart of…

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