I personally spent exactly 10 years in catholic schools and I have vivid memories of a number of these processions in mind. The last time I was a part of one of them was probably 9 years ago when I finished my secondary education. Recently, I bumped into a group of people from Namasale in Amolatar District (Catholic and Anglican churches combined) who carried the procession to a landing site from where I was awaiting to catch a ferry.
As a photographer, I see a lot of interesting moments and every time they slip away, it hurts a little yet approaching strangers and asking if you can photograph them for your portfolio can be very intimidating. Over the years, I have been trying to get over it because I believe its one of the … Continue reading Brown Nambago
Photo: A 5 year old boy leads his father Ocitti Ceaser, helping him carry one of his spare limbs for repair by the Association of Volunteers in International Service(AVSI) in Gwenkoro village, Pader district-Northern Uganda. The father is a Land mine survivor who lost both of his legs during the LRA war and had a … Continue reading When a war is over…
Photo: Layere Grace being led by her husband as they come home with pumpkins from their garden. 44 year old Layere Grace is one of the many landmine victims in Pader district, Northern Uganda. She was hit by a landmine in 2002 while in the garden with her 5 months old daughter Ayaa on her … Continue reading Moving-on
To seek knowledge is a sacred duty. It is obligatory on every Muslim, male and female. The first word revealed of the Qur'an was "Iqra" READ! Seek knowledge! Educate yourselves! It will enable you spread freedom, truth and justice, not just to gain power and dominance.
A few months back, my friend Chelimo introduced her fiance to her Parents in Kapchorwa and gave me the opportunity do document their lovely event. Its a pleasure the Gelvins, documenting one of your life events.
These Photographs are picked from the collection I did with a Ugandan artist, Wasswa Donald Augustine (WASWAD) months back. The collection is really huge. These photos make up less than 10% of the whole 2-days’ shoot. I loved the outcome. I hope u love it too. Model: Mundit Becky The wooden Bangles are from Adèle Dejak … Continue reading @rt Punched
The art of living is not restricted to a particular line, but in allowing happiness to change its form, depending on the environment. So, everything that limits us, we have to put aside and let happiness be an inside job. I’ve learned that making a living is not the same thing as making a life … Continue reading Rural Happiness