World Press Photo Heads Line Up at First DocuFest Africa

The first edition of DocuFest Africa gets underway in the beautiful setting of Michaelhouse in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands on the weekend of April 6-7, 2013. The festival will run parallel to the Encounters documentary film festival in the same venue. Mostly using the format of projected screenings with questions and answers, the festival is focused … Read More

2011 World Press Photo Exhibition makes last stop in Cape Town

When World Press Photo project manager Jurre Janssen started talking to me at the World Press Photo Awards days in Amsterdam in May last year about bringing the World Press Photo exhibition to South Africa I was keen to help. After all South Africa had taken the top prize! Jodi Bieber had won the World … Read More

Supergrannies

Cape Town-based photographer, Eric Miller, has successfully raised funding through the micro fundraising site, Kickstarter.com to continue a project focusing on a group of inspirational grandmothers in the Cape Town township of Khayelitsha. Eric writes about his project: At a time of their life when they had hoped to slow down and be taken care … Read More