African Photographers in rural Cameroon: towards an archive of the local aesthetic


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Snapping the snappers

The two photographers who have contributed the most negatives to the collection are
Samuel Finlak (based in Atta) and Chila Joseph (based in Mayo Darlé)

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Courtesy of John Fox a photograph of Samuel Finlak at work is available:


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