By CHRISTINE KUNDA –
ZAMBIAN Photographer Dennis Mubanga Kabwe has been selected among the top 10 finalists in the 2022 Sony World Photography Organisation Student Competition.
Mubanga, a Lusaka-based photographer and founder of Umubanga Media, is a third year student at Open Window University Zambia and has done a photo series titled The Butcher, depicting the life of a man who works at a butchery in one of the local markets in Lusaka.
There are 10 photographers that have been shorlisted for the 2022 student competition all aged between 18 years and 30 years old.
The photographers has to prepare briefs to show a story that highlights how they, or someone they have documented, interacts with the world.
Between five to 10 images have to be taken on any device, shot in any style and approached from any angle.
The Student Photographer of the Year winner will be announced on April 12 and together with their university, the winner will be awarded Sony digital imaging equipment.