Fashion photography is one of the most difficult types of photography, and it takes one who has an eye for fashion to know the right amount of light to use and the perfect moment to capture an image.
The year 2015 brought with it a lot of great fashion/art portraits and pictures that blew us away all done by some of the best photographers we have here in Nigeria.
At Stylevitae here, we felt like we couldn’t go over to the 2016 without recognizing all the effort put into making our pictures perfect.
We’ve drawn up a list of photographers whose works in the fashion industry have been worthy of note in this outgoing here.
Obi Somto is one photographer who uses his humor to ease a client in other to get the best out of the shoot. His love for art shows in the way he captures images. He has definitely helped improved the photography in Nigeria, making him one of the most sort after photographer in the country.
Fashion Photographer, Lakin Ogunbanwo is a man of few words. He lets his pictures do the talking. His images are evocative and he has a distinct style of his own. He definitely get a point for all his amazing work.
Kelechi Amadi Obi
Kelechi Amadi Obi is like the god of photography in Nigeria. His works scream perfection. His love for fashion makes it so easy for him to capture the best images in just one click.
Henry Oji – Big H
Henry Oji aka Big H is an Abuja based photographer who has an eye for fashion. He is passionate about capturing images that tell stories. Big H has played a massive role in the fashion industry,interpreting fashion in his own way, making him score points for being him.
Reze Bonna has been in the game for a longtime and has carved a niche for himself in the fashion industry. He explores the human body by creating images that tell a lot. Definitely one of my favorites so far.
Aham Ibeleme is a Lagos based photographer, he specializes in creating his own story. Art is one of his first loves which is seen in a lot of his images. I always fall in love with every work of his.
Remi is one of a kind and extremely talented. He has worked with a lot of top brands all over Africa. He has truly made photography a big deal in Nigeria.
Emmanuel Oyeleke is one of the top photographers in Lagos. He is both a fashion & wedding photographer and he’s amazing at what he does. He has worked with top brands and has delivered each time, making him one to watch out for in 2016.
Tope Horpload is great at what he does and he knows it. His technique of photography is very different from others. His creativity speaks for through the types on images he captures.
Kolawole loves fashion, he lives for capturing special moment on the runway. He is usually one of the few photographer who takes pleasure in fashion photography and probably the most sought after red carpet and runway photographer.
Kelly Green is a talent to behold, his skills in photography tell in the kind of images he captures. His interpretation of fashion is truly impeccable, may reasons why he deserves to be here.
Anuel Modebe has proved to us that he is a photographer with a difference. I genuinely love how he plays with colors, creating interesting images that tell stories.
August Udoh has captured a lot of strong and interesting images this year and is definitely one of the photographers that made 2015 picture perfect for us.
Akinwumi Osunkoya with photography name Thatthroneguy is a graduate of New York Film Academy. He’s brilliant when it comes to shooting editorials, lookbooks and magazine covers. I love his work.
Chidi Nwankwo with photography name Chyder and Ishootrunway is professional when it comes to capturing images at fashion shows, he is good at editorials and campaigns but he loves his runway and the runway loves him.
TCD’s creativity is evident in his work. His photography is colorful which is his signature. I can spot any TCD photo whenever I see them. He has the eye for bringing editorials and campaigns to life.
Prince Meyson just sky rocketed this year and since then he hasn’t stopped for anyone or anything, I am a fan of his works. The effort he puts into giving you the perfect shows his professionalism. Definitely deserves to be here.
Paul Ukonu is definitely one of my favorites from the year 2013 till today, he has worked hard and has made a name for himself. Great work Paul, I’m such a fan.
What’s your take on the selected few ?
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