Esther Ruth Mbabazi

Photographer
  
Location: Kampala, Uganda
Nationality: Ugandan
Biography:   Esther Mbabazi (1995)  is a documentary photographer in Kampala, Uganda. Coming from a humble background, her work explores living conditions in African settings specializing on the social, economic, physical and emotional aspects of... read on
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Sep 14, 2018
By James Estrin, this article features pprojects from 12 up-and-coming photographers being displayed on four-foot wooden cubes at this year’s Photoville beneath the Brooklyn Bridge.
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Esther Mbabazi is a 24-year-old-photographer based in Kampala, Uganda. She was a Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellow in 2017 and is currently being mentored by the VII Photo Agency. In “This Time We Are Young,” she documented young people in Uganda by following three teenagers from different backgrounds as they navigated life there. Her story was published on Lens earlier this year.

 12 Emerging Photographers You Should Know
Projects from these up-and-coming photographers are being displayed on four-foot wooden cubes at this year’s Photoville beneath the Brooklyn Bridge.
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With Save The Children

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — Photo series: The female experience of war and displacement | Uganda To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, Save the..
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Women by Women campaign

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — BBC World Service - Focus on Africa, Women by Women: Ugandan photographer on benefits of the female gaze Award-winning documentary photographer..
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NatGeo Storytellers Summit 2020

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — Photographing the Lives of Young Africans | Esther Ruth Mbabazi | Storytellers Summit 2020 National Geographic Explorer and documentary..
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In Artsy

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — These 20 Women Are the New Faces of Photojournalism These early-career photographers bring distinctive and critical perspectives to the..
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Project talk with Pulitzer Center.

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — YouTube Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.
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Interview with The Phoblographer

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — Esther Ruth Mbabazi Archives - The Phoblographer
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Interview with This Week in PHOTO

By Esther Ruth Mbabazi — YouTube Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.
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'This Time We Are Young'

By Esther Mbabazi — documenting the disparate lives of 3 uganda teens A country in which nearly half the population is under 15 years old, Uganda really is for the..
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Interview with PicDrop

By Esther Mbabazi — Interview with photojournalist Esther Mbabazi from Uganda Esther is an award-winning self-taught documentary photographer focusing on using..
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