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A woman sits on the floor surrounded by fine art prints in the Japanese style. They predominantly in black, grey and red. She has shoulder-length dark hair and wears a beige skirt, white sneakers and a bleck vest-style top. On the left and right of the shot are two tables, one with a green plant on top and a black and white printed textile in front. The other with some books stacked on top and prints in front of it. ARTICLE

Chromakane for the soul

For Jessie, AKA Chromakane, art was a way of coping with Covid lockdowns, and before long she was part of a community helping others to do the same.

07 October 2021
Seven people sit in an open-topped vehicle. Five wear matching bright blue t-shirts and two people at the front of the vehicle do not. The person on the left wears black trousers, a white shirt and a blue bucket hat. Next to them is a man in a black t-shirt with a bright blue ‘wild shots’ logo on the front. He is the only person not holding up a camera as though to take a shot. ARTICLE

The passionate student who teaches from the heart

When Rifumo first set foot in a Wild Shots Outreach photography workshop, he didn’t know what to expect. Today he helps them to teach a new generation.

04 October 2021
A man stands points at a projector screen, as he teaches a class of young people. ARTICLE

Education, hope and a safe space for Goma’s children

We join the Lens on Life Project and take our Young People Programme to Goma, a city scarred by war and disasters, where education is in short supply.

30 September 2021
A hand holds a smartphone. On the screen, you can see that it is filming a brown and white puppy, which is blurred in the background. ARTICLE

Five ways to make the most of your commute

If you’re returning to the office, the commute might be what you dread the most, but with a few tweaks it could become a valuable part of your day.

23 September 2021
A hand holds a smartphone. On the screen, you can see that it is filming a brown and white puppy, which is blurred in the background. ARTICLE

TikTok – where creativity has no demographic

Whatever you thought you knew about TikTok is probably wrong. These days it’s less about lip-syncing and more about shared communities for everyone.

20 September 2021
On the right, the side of a man wearing a black medical-style mask and a blue top is pictured. He is overseeing an audio-visual control panel of buttons, some of which are lit. There is also a monitor showing what is being filmed and cables feeding into plug sockets. ARTICLE

Faith, hope and live streaming

Covid 19 meant that churches had to think differently about worship. Nairobi’s Mamlaka Hill Chapel used live streaming to connect with their community.

16 September 2021
A white horse stands with its head inside a white, doughnut-shaped CT scanner. ARTICLE

CT for horses - image quality and safety are crucial

At the Telgte veterinary clinic in Germany, a new CT scanning solution is taking some of the stress and risk out of examining injured and sick horses.

13 September 2021
A restaurant setting, with two tables side by side. One is round, with six chairs. The other is oblong with four chairs. Both are set ready for customers, with cream tablecloths. Above them is a circular orange light fitting and behind is an image of a huge flower, taking up the entire wall on printed wallpaper. ARTICLE

What happens when creativity meets technology?

We often view creativity and technology differently, but when they meet, problems can be solved, trends are made, and exciting new solutions are born.

06 September 2021
A close-up of three women leaning their heads out of a car window. The woman on the left has long brown hair, the woman on the right has short brown hair and, in the middle, the woman is blonde and has her eyes closed and head raised gently skywards. ARTICLE

The world between you and me

Canon Ambassador Julie Pike recalls her shoot with the singer Aurora and her sisters and shares “secret little world” that exists in her viewfinder.

30 August 2021
The sun is burning a deep orange, which can be seen through the silhouette of a leaf. A dark sky forms the backdrop of the photo. ARTICLE

From ‘job’ to ‘joy’

For most of us, working is simply a fact of life, but when you can have some fun along the way and share your passions it can make all the difference.

23 August 2021

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