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LOLA ÅKERSTRÖM ON TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY by Ade Olakiitan
A writer and photographer, Lola Akinmade Åkerström combines two distinct art of storytelling in creating memorable impressions. She makes these otherwise involving and time-consuming process seem not just easy, but alluring. Though, originally a creative IT practitioner with fourteen years experience to show for it, Lola has eventually settled on her passion for writing and photography to convey stories as real as they come to a global audience. To this, she has achieved a highly respected name in the field of travel photography through works featured in several reputable publications internationally. Some of these publications include National Geographic Traveller, Vogue, CNN Travel, BBC, Guardian UK, and Travel Channel’s World Hum. In this interview with Ade Olakitan, Lola shares some experience from her journey as a travel photographer. Don’t miss the extracted tips for aspiring travel photographers on page eightyeight.
The Sole Adventurer Iss 01 2016