HOW TO OVERCOME YOUR DEMONS

When I was younger, I used to have this quiet, menacing voice inside me. I was starved for attention and affection, but every time I started to receive attention or affection from somebody, that voice would quietly urge me to get away. “You’ll be trapped,” it would say. “You’re going to lose your independence.” And…

Read More

HOW TO LET GO OF YOUR REGRETS

Imagine this, you’re at a cocktail party where everyone there is a past version of yourself. There’s a kid’s play area with all the little kid versions of yourself. There’s a TV room with your angsty teenage selves watching music videos and playing video games. Then there’s dozens of adult you’s walking around, sipping whatever…

Read More

Blankets and Wine Kenyan Summer Edition – Kicking off the decade in style

Blankets and wine is most arguably the best outdoor social event in East Africa and beyond. The organizers of the event kicked off the decade by offering Nairobi revellers one of the most dynamic shows at the Ngong Racecourse gardens. Promoters and organizers of the event were keen to note some of the feedback from…

Read More

Blankets and Wine Kenyan Summer Edition

The much awaited kenyan summer Edition of Blankets and wine finally went down at the Ngong Race Course Nairobi. The event was graced by lots of fashionistas and ardent music lovers. Mad props to the event organizers who pulled the A game in ensuring the pomp and color themed event went on smoothly with no…

Read More

CBA Africa Concours d’Elegance 2019

The CBA Africa Concours d’Elegance is the classiest event on the Kenya Motor Sports Federation calendar and is attended by over 10,000 people. The event is also a social occasion and fun filled family day. The Concours has continental status and is recognized and sanctioned by FIM-Africa. The centre piece is the judging of classic…

Read More

The Future of Photography is NOT Mirrorless

The photography industry is in turmoil. The age of the professional photographer is coming to an end while the rise of the smartphone is bringing the art of photography into the hands of millions. Strange days indeed. Amidst all this change both Canon and Nikon have announced mirrorless cameras that are poised to breathe new…

Read More

Making Money From Photography is Really Hard, But It Can Be Done

There are simply no shortcuts to building a career as a freelance photographer. Making money out of something you love is really hard, but it absolutely can be done. But before we get into how let’s just acknowledge that we photographers have had it a little rough in recent years. Newspapers and other publications have been…

Read More

UNDERSTANDING STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY COPYRIGHT

Understanding Copyright in Photography Stealing photos from Google or social media has been a quick solution for many, as photography copyright seems to be something too complex to deal with. It’s so easy to just copy, save, and include the perfect shot in your project. Less easy to deal with a potential lawsuit afterwards. Indeed…

Read More

HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH PHOTOGRAPHY

If you’re looking for a side hustle to make some extra money, one of the first things you should do is think about your hobbies and the things you enjoy doing. Photography is a hobby for millions of people. If you’re one of them, you may be wondering how you can make money with photography.

The photography industry has changed in huge ways over a relatively short period of time, thanks to technology. Obviously, the transition from film to digital photography has been part of that. Along with digital photography, the quantity and quality of software (like Photoshop) has had an equal impact.

Read More