Winifrid Luena

Documentary photographer and Photojournalist @ Freelancer / Based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Winifrid Luena is a Tanzanian photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is interested in themes of identity, representation and history of East and South African communities. Since 2019 he... read on
Focus: Photojournalist, History, Documentary, News, Arts & Culture, Assignments, Human Rights, Multimedia Journalist, Storyteller
Skills: Image Archiving, Digital Printing, Book Layout/Design, Photo Editing, Curating, Art Direction
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Available in: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Focused on: Photojournalist, History, Documentary, News, Arts & Culture, Assignments, Human Rights, Multimedia Journalist, Storyteller
Skilled at: Image Archiving, Digital Printing, Book Layout/Design, Photo Editing, Curating, Art Direction
Coverage Regions: Africa
Languages Spoken: English,Swahili
Years of experience: Less than 3
Winifrid Luena is a Tanzanian photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is interested in themes of identity, representation and history of East and South African communities. Since 2019 he started to collaborate with young Tanzanian Documentary photographers on different projects aimed at promoting documentary photography practices and archiving the native history of the city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He was an apprentice of Andrew Tshabangu under the studio ‘History is The Home Address’ in Kampala Art Biennale 2020 and was also selected to participate in 2020 portfolio review by Uganda Press Photo Award. Currently, he is managing 'Striti Za Bongo', a Dar es Salaam based collective of documentary photographers, and studying photojournalism and documentary photography at Market Photo Workshop.
Education
Photojournalism and Documentary Photography : Market Photo Workshop