Monday 26th August 2019

Tag: African Photo Magazine

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…

Kenyans on instagram
Featured

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…

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…

Our walk through Africa’s Photography history
Our Heritage

Our walk through Africa’s Photography history

In Our walk through Africa’s Photography History, we see that the earliest surviving photographs from Africa are mostly of Egyptian monuments. At this period exposures needed to be several minutes long, and almost all photographs were taken out of doors. The earliest surviving photograph of a black African is a daguerrotype of a female chief…

Mo Ibrahim “My Africa” Photography Competition
Photographers Showcase

Mo Ibrahim “My Africa” Photography Competition

In 2016, the Foundation announced the winners of My Africa  photography competition to capture visions of Africa’s future as seen by Africans.  The Foundation received thousands of photographs the best photographs showed a vibrant and dynamic future for Africa and tell a story of opportunity and hope. MyAfrica celebrates Africans – through their own images and…

5 photo tips you should try
Editor's Pick, Tutorials

5 photo tips you should try

Joe Were, a prolific photographer based in Nairobi Kenya, recently penned a blog offering 5 very interesting photo tips that will turn your photos from every day snapshots to epic masterpieces… The 5 concepts shared can apply to any kind of photography one would like to do. All the images taken (see below) were taken under…