Photography

Role Play – A student project reversing norms
Fashion, Photography, Young South Africa

Role Play – A student project reversing norms

Gender fluidity and fashion Julian Oldenburg and Ruan Eloff created an alternative take on the traditional fashion shoot in a recent college assignment. Julian is a student at the Orms’ Cape Town School of Photography (CTSP),  which aims to be an “incubator for photographic brilliance and a nurturer of an innovative […]

Milk x Coffee – Chapter Two
Photography, Uncategorized

Milk x Coffee – Chapter Two

Following on our earlier feature and an interview on SABC Africa, Karabo Maila was encouraged to create Chapter Two of the photographic series aimed at breaking the stigma on albinism. The foundation of the story is still the same, sparked when one of  the photographer’s female friends confided that she […]

Talking photography with Nigeria’s Noma. O
Interviews, Photography

Talking photography with Nigeria’s Noma. O

Lagos-based artist and photographer Noma Osula’s images focus on “contradictions, complexities, dark humour, forms, awkward gestures”. He speaks about his admiration for photography and how it is inspired by Nigerian culture and traditions. Did you study photography or art at university? Who or what was the first subject in front […]

Photo Series of Durban Beachfront by Rebecca Buxton
Photography

Photo Series of Durban Beachfront by Rebecca Buxton

Durban-based photographer and graphic designer Rebecca Buxton has released a photo series dubbed Hot days and cool vibes delving into the Durban experience. In this series she explores the culture and vibrancy of Durban culture through a photo series of the city’s beachfront. The warm colouration of the photos speaks to […]

Unscrambling Africa – changing views of African cities
Africa, Photography

Unscrambling Africa – changing views of African cities

Unscrambling Africa is a project dreamed up by a group of friends to document African urbanity. Kenyan-born Josh Kisamwa and Mutua Matheka, along with Joe Were and Lulu Kitolo, raised funds through a Kickstarter campaign (watch the video here) to launch an epic road trip to a number of African cities. […]

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot
10and5, Art, Photography, Uncategorized

Starry 80’s Inspired Shoot

Starry 80’s-Inspired Shoot Read through this beautiful write-up on Luke Nelson, a South African photographer, where he takes us through his background, inspirations and future aspirations. About Luke Nelson Luke Nelson is a Cape Town-based photographer and filmmaker. He recently shot a starry 80’s inspired campaign for Cape Town-based brand, […]