A Different Photographic Visualization of Africa.

About African Lens

We seek to tell the story of Africa through visual elements which captures the essence of our everyday lives. Content is contributed by you and photojournalists who travel across the continent.


Are you a photojournalist with a project you would like to showcase here? Please send us an email with a brief description and we will be happy to review the proposal.

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Featured Photo Story

Daily Life in Zanzibar - Tanzania

My story is a very simple one: The story I want to tell is one about a small community of local people living in "Stone Town", a World Heritage site located on the Swahili Island of Zanzibar.
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What's new at african lens:

A quick note about where things stand with African Lens and future developments.

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