Another NGO annual report with a lot of photos taken by me: Mamelani is a community development organization operating in Cape Town, South Africa (download link for the annual report).
James House, a South African NGO, has published their annual report for 2010/2011. Most of the photos in the report are by me, and I’m very glad to see the result. The annual report can be downloaded as a pdf on their website. James House is an organization operating in Hout Bay, South Africa. Besides…… Continue reading James House Annual Report
More diptychs… (also see Diptychs, Part I).
Combining two photos is the shortest form of a series possible. The two images might be – sometimes only loosely – linked by form or content, and they may combine different localities, perspectives, motives, and timepoints. Ideally, Diptychs create a new meaning of the two photos by either opposing or supporting each other. Diptychs in…… Continue reading Diptychs, Part I
The drive along the coast south of Cape Town is stunningly beautiful. The days after this sunset near Llandudno brought heavy rain.
In June, I portrayed Alizwa, an 18 years old young woman living in Kayelitsha, a township of Cape Town in South Africa. Some days ago, I got notice that Alizwa had died of meningitis on September 6, 2011. She was a joyful and melancholic person at almost the same moment.
And now for something completely different, as James Cleese would say.
Betty and her husband have eight children. They live in a small makeshift shack in Imizano Yethu, a settlement in Hout Bay, South Africa.
Alizwa is 18 years old and lives in Kayelitsha, a township of Cape Town, South Africa.