Monday 26th August 2019

Tag: Africa Rising

Editor's Pick, In the News

Life is not a solo act. It’s a huge collaboration, and we all need to assemble around us, the people who care about what we care about ~ Tim Gunn Kenya Fashion Awards, The Norfolk Fairmont and House of Fotography have come together to roll out a series of collaborative projects that showcase the best…

PSSA Photoshop Tutorial
Editor's Pick, Tutorials

PSSA Photoshop Tutorial

PSSA (Photographic Society of South Africa) is the oldest photographic society on the Continent and recognised by the South African Government through the Performing Arts Council. PSSA is consulted on all aspects affecting photography in South Africa as well as being able to negotiate protection and exemption for photographic clubs and members. PSSA publishes a…

Spotlight on Kibera
Featured

Spotlight on Kibera

“Kibera’s artists show there is more to their home than what is supposed to form the “slum menu: poverty, poor education, violence… Kibera is also about solidarity, strength, generosity, adaptability, beauty, perseverance, and a lot of laughing. Sanaa ni kioo cha jamii Art is the reflection of the community People use crafts, poetry, music, painting,…

Kenyans on instagram
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Kenyans on instagram

Kenyans on instagram With over 25,000 followers and over 250k images tagged, #igKenya is the Instagrammers community in Kenya, promoting Kenya, events of note and instagrammers to follow. In this issue’s focus on Kenya, we would be remiss not to cover the Instagrammers community in Kenya!                   To…

Introducing The DJI Spark
Gear

Introducing The DJI Spark

The Spark Drone manufacturer DJI has released a new, small form-factor drone, called the DJI Spark. A pilot can use hand gesture controls monitored by the drone itself to fly the unit. Other gestures allow the pilot to control a steady range from the pilot, and the drone will actively track the user even in…

Old is Gold
Our Heritage Featured

Old is Gold

In our 6th issue, we showcase the work of our brothers and sisters in Ghana, and in doing so, we present a brief history of this proud African nation. This publication continually reminds our readers that we must never forget our deep and rich history, and that we must always remember that we stand on…

Ghana Photography
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Ghana Photography

With a formidable and engaged Instagram following of 88K, GH Photography is the preeminent leading light for photographers on the Continent. In celebration of Ghana’s 60th independence anniversary (In 1957 Ghana became the first African country to gain independence) and in recognition of the lead they have taken in crafting photography, this publication showcases some…

Ahmad El Abi and his Yellow Rubber Duckie project
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Ahmad El Abi and his Yellow Rubber Duckie project

When Ahmed El Abi emerged onto what we now refer to as the Instascene, he did so with an army of yellow rubber duckies at his back, which soon became an intrinsically bound element of his online persona, rapidly launching him into the online stratosphere as one of this generation’s newly coined “Instagram influencers.” In…

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