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Mwamerika: A Retired Trucker

We set out to photograph Mr. Mwamerika who is a retired truck driver during the Former President Moi’s Maziwa Ya Nyayo school program.

Mzee Mwamerika
Volkswagen Beetle
Volkswagen Beetle

Mr. Njoroge had plenty of stories to tell and especially how the delivery of the images worked, delivering the milk to education headquarters for a later distribution in schools was one of his greatest moments.

Limuru at Dawn when its all misty

Limuru at Dawn when its all misty

Kiambu-Limuru highway has one of the most beautiful scenaries.

Kiambu-Limuru highway has one of the most beautiful scenaries.

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1978 volkswagen Beetle
The Team.

The Team.

Short video clip from the shoot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPAKmBc5I9w

 

Special thanks to the team;

Production Credits;

Peter Pekat- Producer

Mr. Jacob Onyango- Car Owner

Kate Waititu (Kanai Beauties) - Makeup Artist

Beata Otieno (Ojwa Styling)- Stylist

Murayan (Waire Films) - Videography

Ian Kola - Styling Assistant

Francis- Driver 

''The beauty of the past is that it is the past. The beauty of the now is to know it. The beauty of the future is to see where one is going.''- Anonymous

Text By; Patrick Kamau