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930km African Odyssey

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The 930km African Odyssey also known as A Short Walk in The Gambian Bush Photoseries is a rare look at the Gambian landscape.

The first ever circumnavigation, by foot, of The Gambia, West Africa. Featuring award-winning photojournalist, Jason Florio, photography producer, Helen Jones-Florio, three Gambians, two donkeys and a cart!

The journey begun in November-December 2009 and includes a rare look at the daily lives and portraits of Gambians. If you are interested in learning more about the journey, behind the scenes and audio/video footage check out their blog.




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Jepchumba is an AFRICAN DIGITAL ARTIST and DIGITAL ENTHUSIAST who works hard to combine her two passions: Digital Media and Africa. Originally from Kenya, she has lived around the world developing her interest in philosophy, art and technology. An African digital artist, Jepchumba loves experimenting with motion, sound and various digital effects and techniques and has an extensive background in digital art, web design and development, audio/visual production and social media strategies.

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  • These are stunning portraits. It’s amazing how intimate the feel, like I could have know those people. I’m glad the HDR craze is subsiding. Thanks for bringing us a piece of the homeland one post at a time.

    Serge K. Akwei October 12, 2012 1:44 am Reply

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