“Photography is an art of observation, it’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place, it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with how you see them” Elliot Erwitt.
Photography today is not just a hobby but an art and a profession. In Ghana, we are not left out of the craze to capture the best images that meet the eye.
Many have tried to penetrate the world of photography but failed but here are 20 photographers in Ghana that keep redefining the rules of photography.
Emmanuel Bobbie-Bob Pixel
Emmanuel Bobbie aka Bob Pixel is in his own league as the king of natural light and he has an eye for perfection and knows how to capture it with his shutter.We all love him for his humble attitude and teachable spirit.
Nana Kofi Acquah
He is very passionate at what he does and manages to capture the most Iconic Shots whiles addressing societal issues. No wonder he has such a massive following on social media and celebrated all over the continent
Gilbert makes us gush in admiration with the way he captures the simplest things in life and those boudoir shots…Epic!!!
Ofoe is a photography genius. You can’t sit with the guy literally. He has no competition.
Nii Djarbeng Lightville
From his celebrity clientele to the ordinary person, Nii Djarbeng makes you feel like a star in every shot.
Qwasie has carved a niche for himself as one of the best in the world of photography. No long talk. He’s the absolute!!! (Pun intended)
Amokwei Quarshie- Quarets Photography
This young man redefines photography with every shot so much art and perspective in every image.
Ben Bond-OAB Photography
This young photographer has made his mark with his iconic shots which are seen all over the city of Accra and some very popular men and women as well.
Cliq Kofi makes the list of the 2015 Best Ghanaian Photographers because he always makes sure he immortalizes your favorite moments so they are never lost.
Charlene Asare- C.Asare Photography
This lady sees beauty where we see ordinary.
Derrick Roger William-Quartey-Red Spy Studios
His works are what we describe as contemporary art and boy they’re simply stunning!
Nana Yaw Osei-wusu Afriyie
Young, talented and passionate Afriyie is the best at what he does. Trust him to capture your wedding in style.
Amfo K. Conolly
Amfo does a great job by capturing your best side but his boudoir shots are what we obsessed with.
Dext Dee Livingstone- DextDee Photography
This Doctor knows how to take a good shot. He is what we call a light-bender.
Paa Kwesi-Chasquido Studios
At the click of his shutter Paa Kwasi creates an optical orgasm. It’s not his fault he learnt from the best.
Nana Akua Boatemaa
What men can do women can do better, Akua is the epitome of this quotes as she stands out and holds her own in this male dominated industry.
We stand in awe of this man’s image capturing ability. He is a master at capturing all those abstract forms and architecture. You’ll be stunned by his works. Trust us.
Everyone knows our GM is one of the best we have in Ghana.(Yes we are bragging right now). The youth of Ghana are really doing well in the world of photography. Mel Arthur is leading the pack & we are proud of him.
Kwaku Darko Gyimah- Jema Photography
Photography is Art & Kwaku Darko Gyimah is a great artist who is not only good at what he does but uses his image to advocate for change in our society
Every shot taken by phloshop is unique, elegant and relevant. They don’t call him the king of retouching for nothing.
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Do you believe these are the best Ghanaian photographers of 2015? Do you know anyone else who should have been on this list of the 20 best Ghanaian photographers for 2015, comment below.