Hand in the slums

Hand in the slums

She reached out her hand. it was small, delicate like a flower. And when I held my hand she tentatively took one of my fingers. “How are you?” Her voice was small and full of innocence. While we held hands a sea surged around us “How are you, how are...
ENEMIES: Mathare II

ENEMIES: Mathare II

This post is from the first trip for my ENEMIES Project.  Read more about it on my website  On Thursday I went to Mathare again to photograph a man who was the head of one of the youth gangs that were directly involved with the post-election violence in...
ENEMIES: Mathare slums, Ben

ENEMIES: Mathare slums, Ben

This post is from the first trip for my¬†ENEMIES Project. ¬†Read more on the project website at nelsonguda.com This weekend I went into the Mathare slums of Nairobi to photograph people involved with the 2008 post-election violence.  I met and photographed two...
Visit to Ingelai Village

Visit to Ingelai Village

This is about a trip to a Samburu village that has decided to settle and abandon the nomadic lifestyle. Ingelai village is home to two ambassadors from the Grevy’s Zebra Trust. Visiting this village was a good thing for me. As I wrote earlier, I found it...