Today is World Photography Day, in case you didn’t know. Of course at Zeda we’re all about celebrating African women so our spotlight is turned on to 4 female Kenyan photographers for this edition.

Sarah Waiswa

Known as LAfrohemien online, Sarah focuses on telling African stories through her images. Her work invokes deep thought from the viewer. She is also a Canon ambassador.

Find her work on Instagram at @lafrohemien.


A snippet of Sarah's work at
A snippet of Sarah’s work at

Micere Nyaga

She runs Mbichagraphy together with her business partner Abigail. They provide portrait, baby bump, wedding photography services and more. She describes herself as a passionate photographer, lover of wildlife and Land Rover Defenders, which is clearly evident in her work.

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Lyra Aoko

Lyra is a portrait and lifestyle photographer whose work is full of vibrant colours. As Africans we love colour so yes!

Apart from her top notch photography skills, we love Lyra’s clear skin and fashion sense. You go girl!

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Rose Brian

Is the face of Royal Frames Media, the most sought-after maternity, newborn and lifestyle photography company. They focus on Baby Bump, New Born and Family Photography and pride themselves in capturing life’s most royal moments.

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World Photography Day is an annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science and history of photography. Althought it’s still considered a ‘man’s job’ in Kenya, these amazing women are changing the narrative- one image at a time.




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