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TheBlkGaze

An online space dedicated to the celebration of Black perspectives in photography

The Q&A

The Q&A is an ongoing conversation with Black photographer's across the world. If you would like to take part then we would love to hear from you.

The Directory

We promote the work of a diverse group of photographers. Join our database of UK-based Black photographers.

In conversation with Black photographers

In this ongoing and thought provoking series, we invite Black photographers from around the world to share their thoughts and experiences.

Image 1 by Chris Facey

Chris Facey Q&A

To me it means seeing the world through the eyes and experience of Black men and women. It matters because Black men and women experiences have always been dismissed and disrespected in society and it needs to change.

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Image 1 by Aisha Bada

Aisha Bada Q&A

The Black gaze means identifying Black people for who they are. It’s important because Black people are Black for a reason and they shouldn’t be looked at weirdly.

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Image 3 by Tope Ajayi

Tope Ajayi Q&A

The Black gaze is laying bare every element of existence and telling actual stories of what we feel about the world ourselves as Black people.

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A database of Black British photographers

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