While it was definitely a challenge choosing our best, here are the top 5 submissions for February 2019:
Young Business Professional, Contributor: Mohamed Photography
Good use of depth, lighting and composition make up this image by Mohamed Photography. The subject (Young Business Professional) caught in a happy moment after receiving a call results in an image that is open to interpretation and would be ideal for use in business magazines or anything relating to telecommunications or career progression for example.
Keywords include: businessman; entrepreneur; talking; young professional; communication
Local Woman from Addis, Ethiopia, Contributor: Mohamed Photography
Another all-rounder by Mohamed Photography of a young & beautiful local woman in Addis wearing traditional attire. This image comes with an open-ended storyline and plenty of negative space- leaving creatives spoilt for choice when considering it for use in lifestyle, fashion and travel publications.
Keywords include: fashion; street photography; woman; Addis; umbrella
Portrait of a beautiful Ghanaian woman, Contributor: Emmanuel Oboubi
The world we live in today has the highest consumption of music content than ever before as depicted in this capture by photographer, Emmanuel Oboubi. The subject embracing the sound of what could be a curated playlist being streamed or her favourite podcast series grants marketers and creatives in the streaming industry a great opportunity to relate to their target market.
Keywords include: music; smartphone; Ghanaian; kente cloth; happiness
Empty Pocket, Contributor: Frank Osei Nyame
The ‘Empty Pocket’ concept series by photographer Frank Osei Nyame tells a story of being broke. The mood that’s generated by the overall grey element makes this image appropriate for use in financial publications relating to tough times and rainy days.
Keywords include: Africa; bankrupt; broke; business; male; non-verbal communication; finance
Woman making a purchase online, Contributor: Josiane Faubert
By now it’s safe to say that the majority of us have embraced the convenience of online shopping. Images of mobile/online payments will become increasingly popular with the world leaning more towards virtual banking . Our creative friends in the banking industry will appreciate this image by Josiane Faubert Photography of a woman preparing to make a mobile/online payment.
Keywords include: mobile payment; credit card; wireless technology; Gabonese, shopping