Blogging the road 2 Timbuktu
Guy Lankester, founder of From Here 2 Timbuktu, originally deepened his passion for the African continent through extensive travel, during which time he took many photographs. This love of Africa culminated in the establishment of his exciting travel company as well as winning an award in the 2011 Photographer of the Year competition.
The original, highly memorable winning photo features a seated woman in front of a sewing machine, gazing out of a window. The category Guy entered it into was First Shot: Work, Rest and Play, which it reflects with great ambiguity. Guy says: