Tuesday 19th June 2018

    Reframing Africa

    On assignment in the Ivory Coast, which was recovering from its second civil war, photojournalists Peter DiCampo and Austin Merrill posted on Instagram the photos that newspaper and magazine editors wouldn't commission: images of an Africa where disease, poverty and war were NOT the focus. The idea took off. The account, which has posted over 3,500 photos, has 300,000 followers; the hashtag #EverydayAfrica has been used more that 179,000 times; and offshoots of the project have sprung up in Asia, India and Latin America. More here