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 Shawn Davis Photography
Shawn Davis is a freelance documentary photographer and writer. In the 'galleries' is a selection of photographs he shot in Mali where he lived and worked as a Peace Corps volunteer for two years.
[posted: Jun 24, 2004]
 A Day in the Life of Africa
"A Day in the life of Africa draws together the talents of 95 of the world’s top photojournalists. On February 28. 2002, these photographers from 26 countries fanned out across the entire African continent on a historic 24-hour photo shoot. Their mission; to capture in a single day images of hope that celebrate a vast, vibrant continent in transition." Links from the home page lead to two web exhibits displaying a selection of the photos.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
"Jide Adeniyi-Jones, was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He has worked as a professional photographer in Europe, Africa and the United States since 1974, with a practice that includes; documentary, industrial and editorial photography."
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 Cultures On The Edge
"Cultures On The Edge is an online magazine that hopes to support cultural diversity through education." In the gallery archives section there are photographic essays, with commentary, showing the ways of life of various different African ethnic cultures.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 Seydou Keita
An interview with Seydou Keita, one of Africa's best known photographers, along with a selection of his photos.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 African Imagery
A terrific portal site for African photography, if you want to find quality photographers on the web who have focused -no pun intended- on Africa, start with this site.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 Philip Kwame Apagya
"In Africa, a photo studio is the place where dreams come true... Apagya's formal portraits in front of commissioned painted backgrounds are both unreal and hyperealistic: the dreams of african people are put on stage - against scenery which praises consumer society."
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 Africa Focus: Sights and Sounds of a Continent
"This online collection contains digitized visual images and sounds of Africa contributed over the years to the African Studies Program of the University of Wisconsin-Madison." The searchable database contains more than 3000 slides, 500 photographs, and 50 hours of sound from 45 different countries.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 African Ceremonies
A web site for the book African Ceremonies by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher. The site has a photo gallery with a selection of the stunning photographs found in the book about customs of tribal African cultures.
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
 G. I. Jones: Photographic Archive of Southeastern Nigerian Art and Culture
"This is an archive of digitized photographs depicting the arts and cultures of southeastern Nigeria. The collection includes examples from Ibibio, Igbo, Ijo and Ogoni speaking peoples. All of the photographs were taken in the 1930s by the late G.I. Jones, Department of Social Anthropology, University of Cambridge. This site is intended to serve as a research resource."
[posted: Mar 04, 2004]
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