I’ve no idea when this happened, but one of the images I took of Tumi Mogorosi playing as part of the Brown Babies collective in Mellville sometime ago was featured on the cover page. Forward!Read more "Tumi Mogorosi For The Star’s Tonight"
The sista lady Jenny Mbaye reached out sometime ago requesting an image of Cape Town from my archives. This would accompany her contribution to the book, which was at its production stage at the time.Read more "Image Featured In Open Cities Lagos Book"
Cashtime Life have endured a groundswell support over the last 18-24 months. Formed off of the ashen factories of Cashtime Fam (Kid X, Smashis, AB Crazy) and Teargas (Ma-E, Ntukza, K.O.) the collective, which also includes friends/long-time collaborators DJ Vigilante and emcees Nomoozlie and Maggz, has cultivated an urban aesthetic which concocts tails of township […]Read more "#PhotographingRap | Cashtime Life"
Youngsta’s resolve is bananas; his focus insane! We’ve hung out a couple of times in the past 3 years. There was a camera. These are the events as captured and presented for the on-going #PhotographingRap series.Read more "#PhotographingRap | Youngsta"
On this second installment of #PhotographingRap, I’d like to share a few of the images of the South African rapper AKA, who was recently announced by BBC’s Radio 1 and 1Xtra as “One To Watch” for 2016. I think the ‘only African artist on that list’ positioning his PR people are pursuing further entrenches our […]Read more "#PhotographingRap | AKA"
I like shooting live. I dislike it that my work doesn’t stand a chance to be seen widely because the required compromises, which for me include begging on all fours at some European NGO, don’t vibe well with the bounce in my step.Read more "#PhotographingRap | Reason"
New York-based graf writer Wane was invited to paint during the City of Gold Festival in 2014. Writer and journalist Neo Maditla spoke to the legendary pressure controller about his life-long passion for gaseous fumes, and about why innercity Jozi’s similar to the New York of old.Read more "Graffiti Artist Wane’s City Of Gold"