AGEGE (Panegyric by Kayode Balogun) . Agege; a Lagos conflux A citadel of the defunct Pen Cinema Famous for the Agege Bread Home to one of the big Hausa communities in Lagos Markas road, Anu-oluwapo street, Olukosi street, Fagbola street, Osobu street, Orile road, Agege motor road are her veins and arteries Agege is for … More AGEGE-LAGOS, NIGERIA
Every child’s life is important and require to be loved irrespective of social, economic and cultural background. This is the feeling of SLUM-2-SCHOOL AFRICA. . This year, UNABASHED AFRICA & SOCIALLY AFRICA partners with them to have the Children’s Day ‘PHOTOGRAPH A CHILD’ Project at Adekunle Anglican Primary School, Makoko-Yaba, Lagos. . Over 20 documentary … More PHOTOGRAPH A CHILD!
Lagos at 50 (27th May, 1967 – 27th May, 2017) LET’S CELEBRATE!
Documenting LAGOS AT 50 CARNIVAL/FESTIVAL OF COLOURS at Tafa Balewa Square. Saturday, 13th May, 2017 Ghana meets Nigeria Carnival Buses Participants from Ghana Benin Princess Secondary School students of Lagos Tafa Balewa Square Gate Arrival of Governor of Lagos State; Akinwunmi Ambode Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Motor Sport
Lagos (Yoruba : Èkó) is a city in the Nigerian state of Lagos . The city, with its adjoining conurbation, is the largest in Nigeria, as well as on the African continent. It is one of the fastest growing in the world, and also one of the most populous urban agglomerations. Lagos is a major … More STREET OF LAGOS AT 50
The second edition of the African Drums Festival commenced in Abeokuta, Ogun State-Nigeria, on Thursday 20th April amid glamour and colourful display of diverse and rich cultural heritage of the black people in drums and dances. . The festival witnessed the performances of over 50 different drums by different groups across the continent. . The … More African Drums Festival 2017 in Pictures
For every interesting and captivating image a Street/ Documentary Photographer captures, there is a story and risk behind it. In my few years of being a Street/ Documentary photographer I have been through the the risks and threats the professionals ahead of me in the industry have warned me off. * Risks/stress involved include hanging … More THROW BACK THURSDAY!
MY GRANDPA & GRANDMA ARE ‘FIGHTING’ Yes, you read right. Therein lies the new Life lesson I learnt during my documentary project on my grandparents. I do not mean fighting in the literal sense of it, they were just bickering, bearing in mind that they have been married for 60years. They have been bickering over … More MY GRANDPA & GRANDMA ARE ‘FIGHTING’
As a Documentary Photographer, I do learn new life lessons whenever I work on a documentary project. In this new year, on my first documentary project I learnt far greater lessons which I will enunciate in a sequel to this post. The project is about the 60 years Wedding Anniversary of my maternal grandparents. Yes, … More Documentary Photography with Grannies
Marriage: a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters written in prose. Love is like war: Easy to begin but hard to end. Wishing Mr. & Mrs. Ajayi a very Happy Wedding Anniversary. We are elated to capture images of this milestone in your marital journey.