Photography

Chukadu: Through Abby Ross’ Lens

A Chukadu is probably the eastern Congo equivalent of the Nigerian wheelbarrow. The Chukadu is a wooden bicycle usually used to transport goods and people and made to combate the rolling hills of the Congo. I find it interesting that …

Memories of Niger

These beautiful images are from Italian photographer Alessandro Vannucci, taken during his travel to Niger. I love the way he captures the desert – it looks so clean and pure. Along with his images, he shares a few facts …

Hot

These stunning images are photographed by the talented Alexa Singer. I love how she captures the golden African desert and the Black Beauty that rules the sand and heat. Via Afroklectic…

Black Rose

Model – Nyanyai Deng Photography- Itaysha Jordan Makeup- Tanya DeJesus Hair- Dante Blandshaw Via Laiza Lounge…

The Libyan Desert

The talented photographer, Bashar Shglila, takes these amazing images of the Libyan Desert. I could look at these photographs for hours. The harshness of the desert is completely at the background. For a change, we can see the beauty …

Inspiration.Street Etiquette

I’ve always been inspired and impressed by Street Etiquette’s Tumblr blog. They have the most obscure African and urban art and photography. The blog will hold your interest for sure. Check the site out here, I bet you’d enjoy it.…

Arabesque

I love the Moroccan location that the popular Australian brand, Kookai, chose for their Summer 2012 campaign. I wouldn’t usually post about this campaign cause it’s not an African brand, but I’m making the exception cause of the beautiful …

Nigeria in the Olympics

I recently came across this lovely blog on Tumblr called Afrocentrico. The blog had a whole lot of pictures celebrating Nigeria in the Olympics. No, we didn’t win any medals. And yes, there is still loads of room for …

Soul

Theirry Le Goues is an ace fashion photographer, well known for many campaigns and editorials. He has published several photographic books, one being Amazon, which I featured here a whole back. Another book of his is Soul which he published …

Tourism in Seychelles

Pictures taken to advertise tourism are usually shot in fulsome, bright colors designed to attract. Which is especially why I love these shots of Seychelles – they’ve made the images B&W and vintage. It seems to me that they’re portraying …