George Osodi

George Osodi is a documentary photographer who explores the fascinating beauty, struggle and uniqueness of contemporary Nigerian culture, from his iconic photographs documenting the oil crisis in the Niger Delta to the quiet images of daily life in Lagos. His acclaimed book Delta Nigeria: The Rape of Paradise raised awareness for environmental problems in the region and cemented Osodi’s reputation as a leading international photographer. Osodi’s photographic series, Nigerian Monarchs, features portraits of traditional royal leaders that span the diverse ethnic tribes of the country.

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