Tag: Photography

ASICS K.O Fashion Piece

ASICS K.O Fashion Piece

The Asics K.O fashion piece was recently shot in downtown Joburg, telling the story about K.O and welcoming him into the Asics team that was behind the shoot. The shoot was done at an abandoned building in the city. It is a rad fashion / performance piece made up of […]

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships

Bicycle Stokvel Empowering The Youth of East Rand Townships

Bicycle Stokvel was established by a collective of passionate youths who share an interesting love for cycling and their immediate communities. It began on the grounds of introducing and further advancing the culture of the arts in the townships of East Rand, Johannesburg. The project was founded to make a […]

Role Play – A student project reversing norms

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 […]

Capturing memory –  photographer Bianca Buisman’s reportage

Capturing memory – photographer Bianca Buisman’s reportage

Bianca Buisman is a freelance documentary photographer, art director and designer with a passion for music and exploring. As young girl she was obsessed with capturing every little thing as she did not trust her memory. She was convinced that if she didn’t save every moment on film, it would […]

Q & A with photographer and filmmaker Ndivhu Mushanganyisi

Q & A with photographer and filmmaker Ndivhu Mushanganyisi

Ndivhu Mushanganyisi is a filmmaker and photographer based in Johannesburg. The subject matter of her stills images is diverse and ranges from clean, minimalist portraits to smoky and evocative scenes captured at live performances. Glimpses into the city by night and grainy street views are other elements found in her […]

Talking photography with Nigeria’s Noma. O

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 […]

Unscrambling Africa – changing views of African cities

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. […]

Project One by DENIM BY DOME

Project One by DENIM BY DOME

Designer, Dome who’s no stranger to the South African hip hop scene having worked with some of the biggest artists in the country has decided to introduce his new solo project, the Project One clothing collection under Denim by Dome since. Dome is coming off designing the Nasty C x […]

ZARAH CASSIM South African Artist • International explorer

ZARAH CASSIM South African Artist • International explorer

In a recent interview with Cape Town-born artist, Zarah Cassim, she shares insights into her ongoing creative process and her perspectives on living abroad. “The reality we perceive exists in multiple layers” We featured Zarah in an article a few years ago, shortly after her graduation from UCT’s Michaelis School of Fine […]