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We interview local, proudly South African photographers you need to know about. We learn more about their backgrounds, experiences, genre, techniques and gear lists.

Spiders aren’t scary

Vida van der Walt captures spiders making them look cute instead of scary and tells us why she absolutely loves photographing these feared little creatures.

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 2 MIN

Wouda Interviews Local Wildlife Photographer Hannes Lochner

Since Hannes Lochener is on the verge of launching his new coffee table book, Planet Okavango, we decided to chat with him and find out more about his life “living" in the African bushveld. This man works extremely hard to do what he enjoys most and it’s remarkable hearing all of the stories he has to tell. His heart lies right here on our continent and as for the future, he wishes to explore all the splendours that Africa has to offer.

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 5 MIN

Musing With Deji Dada

Deji is a photographer worth knowing: He's an editor at local online magazine Our Friends, works in the Awethu Project's strategic marketing division and is an incredible photographer who shoots both digital and film.

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 3 MIN

Part II: How to Do a Styled Shoot

Photographer Ingrid Alice shares with us important information and tips when organising and photographing a styled shoot. "Photography for me is about finding your voice."

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 4 MIN

Part I: The Story of Ingrid Alice Photography

Come with us as we get swept away and welcomed into the fantastical world that is the imagination Ingrid Alice. Whether she has her camera in hand, designing interiors or graphics for advertisements, marketing, or delectably styling food - art is all one craft that allows her creative spirit to roam free.

BEGINNERREADING TIME: 2 MIN