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The General

Photo essay by Mary Beth Koeth. Around the eastern slopes of Mount Kenya, a 92-year-old man named Japhlet Thambu has a tea farm. I had the opportunity to visit his…..

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Egypt: Black and White Photography

We previously featured the photography of Francesco Catalano on his journey through Tigray, Ethiopia. This time Catalano travels through Egypt capturing landscapes and people of Egypt. Check out the rest…..

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Living Small: A Road Trip through Morocco

Tilt-shift photography is a popular and creative way where the camera is manipulated to make real sized objects or landscapes appear miniature in scale. Photographer Konstantinos Pappas on a road trip through…..

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Creative Tribute to Madiba

Thousands of creatives around the world mourn and celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela. Hand of Africa Adrian Steirn James Abinibi Sindiso Nyoni Linsey Levendall Wessel Mathews Armando Mendoza Mpumi…..

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IBM launches a Photo Contest for Africa

The Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa IBM is launching a Photo contest to celebrate the opening of their new research lab in Africa, in Nairobi (I should say it’s the only research…..

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Framed

Framed is a photo project by Francois Beaurain highlighting barber and other shops’ signs from Monrovia. Ignored in the West and not valued locally, these signs are, though, integral part…..

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Gorean Summer

Senegalese photographer Fabrice Monteiro documents summertime on the beaches of Gorée Island.  Gorée is one of the 19 districts of the city of Dakar, historically known for its history being part…..

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Blue Sky Over Dakar

A mixture of digital paintings and photographers by Nathalie Diserens The photos were taken during my field research in Dakar, Senegal. They focus on the tension that one feels as…..

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Things we lost in the flood

In 2012 Nigeria experienced unprecedented floods that affected more than 7.7 million people, 363 people were reported dead and more than 600,000 homes had been destroyed in over 32 states…..

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I’m 220

In this photo essay by Berta Banacloche, she chronicles the daily life of Nigerian immigrant to Trapani, Italy. Bancloche’s essay portrays the life of many immigrants that cross the sea from Libya…..

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Feature Artist: Florent Meng

Found via Another Africa, photographer Florent Meng roves around Africa seeking alternative images of Africa. Florent Meng (b. 1982, Paris) lives and works in Paris and Geneva, the later where…..

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Senegal Street Photography

Second installment of street photography by Anthony Kurtz. “In the summer of 2011, I volunteered with an organization in the U.S that sends high-school kids to Senegal to do community…..

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Paying Homage to Mapantsula

In a series of photographs, illustrator and photographer Charles Senyasamore pays homage to one of South African sub cultural group, Mapantsula.

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Tigray, Ethiopia

Here is a peak at an extensive photo journal of daily living in the region of Tigray, Ethiopia. We only had a chance to select a few of the many…..