This photo was taken in a small village in Amuria District of Uganda. Like many other villages in Uganda, this one suffers with water scarcity also. Currently, it's the dry season so there's a challenge with water supply. Don't get me wrong. In the cities, there's plenty of water because of the National Water and … Continue reading Through The Lens: Water is Life
Hi guys! I'm doing a new series for my blog and it was inspired by Cordilleras Film Collective's Behind the Image segment. There's no title yet so maybe you can help me with that. But I'm thinking how about Through the Lens (wink) or Off-cam? It's an every other day post so keep your eyes peeled. I … Continue reading NEW SERIES! NEW SERIES!
I’ve been planning this Christmas/New Year trip since I arrived in Uganda six months ago. With my current work permit, I can just go to Kenya or Rwanda whenever I please because it will be visa free and I only need an Interstate pass. By October, I already booked my accommodation and plotted my itinerary. … Continue reading Rwanda: The Land of a Thousand Hills
If you are following me on Instagram, you should know that I love taking long walks and street photography has a special place in my heart. One of the main reasons why I chose Nairobi, Kenya for my Christmas Vacation is to explore the city and venture to street photography more. But what happened yesterday … Continue reading Scammed in Nairobi, Kenya: Photographers Beware
Today marks the 6th Death Anniversary of my mother. I don’t know what to feel. 6 years have passed in a whim. I can’t even remember her voice now. I’m scared that one day, I’ll forget her face too. But weirdly enough, i can vividly remember my dream about her a few days before her … Continue reading Six Years of Emptiness
I’m used to working non-stop. In my last site, I work from 5:30 to 16:30. That’s Monday through Saturday. My work load in that minesite in Burkina Faso was not a joke. I get just enough energy to eat dinner and that’s about it. Haggardo Versoza days in Burkina FasoFast forward to my site here … Continue reading Lifestyle Change
I'm starting a new blog series entitled Culture Shookt. Basically it's a collection of things from Uganda that got me shookt. For my first entry, I’ll talk about cannibalism and witchcraft in Uganda. Okay, let's make things clear. These are just accounts from the people I know here in Africa and in no way verified. … Continue reading CULTURE SHOOKT: Cannibalism and Witchcraft in Uganda