Monthly Archives: January 2011

Chloe in Leopold Estate

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Just getting going on shooting my Bow Arts project again after a long break. First up, a portrait of my flatmate Chloe…

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Ghana

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Ghana Slideshow Just put together a little slideshow of Ghana photos, ones that made me feel 18 and travelling light again! Link below: http://bit.ly/hLCcgF

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Accra and Kumasi Markets – Ghana

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Two of the most fun parts of my trip to Ghana were the visits to heaving markets in the two largest cities, Kumasi and Accra. Throughout the trip it was tricky to shoot in public, as most Ghanaians object to … Continue reading

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Nzulezo – Stilt village in Ghana

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Second Ghana post, more to come..Here’s Nzulezo, a stilt village originally built 600 years ago and now home to almost 500 Ghanaians who survive on production of a local tree-sap based spirit that I was too scared to try and … Continue reading

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Elmina and Cape Coast Castles. Ghana

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The slave forts of Elmina and Cape Coast in the south of Ghana, West Africa were built by the Swedish and Portugese in the 15th and 17th centuries respectively. On a recent trip to the country to trace my mother’s … Continue reading

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