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Leveraging Mobile Photography to tell Compelling Stories.

  • Mayhill Hotel Nigeria 12 Pioneer Tekoff Str, by Muritalu Eletu Way, Osapa London, Lekki Nigeria (map)

This event is part of #SMWEXPLORE, a series of cool, independently produced SMW events happening off-campus and around town. Get out and explore Lagos!

See what attendees had to say about the Wakafire session at SMW 2018:

The Wakafire Smartphone Photography Masterclass powered by TECNO Nigeria is the only event at SMW2018 that I am gassed up about. It was lit!”
— Elda David Samuel
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Related: See how we made history at SMW 2018.

Learn how to create influential and compelling photography content for documentary, brands, causes and businesses using only your smartphone!

Leveraging Mobile Photography To Tell Compelling Stories is a multi-format session at Social Media Week 2019 focused on exploring the possibilities of smartphone photography for business and as a hobby. This session will include the Wakafire Team sharing how they have leveraged on smartphone photography, cutting across several sectors to help Individuals, businesses and brands tell their stories, increase their influence and harness better engagement online.

Event Speakers:

Branding on a Budget: Tools and Tips for creating a killer visual identity without breaking the bank.

-Modupe Odunyemi is currently the Creative Director, MAO Creative Design Studio . Modupe has experience in brand identity development, web and print design, strategy, advertising, project management, and computer programming. She is Interested in people, ideas, and ventures that have the potential to create a better world of work.

Leveraging Mobile Photography to tell compelling stories.

Obasa Olorunfemi; is a man of many hats. Despite being the senior strategist and designer at Extrafemi Social, he is also the senior photographer at Wakafire Photography where he has developed the Wakafire Smartphone Photography Masterclass course module to help business owners drive engagements online and on social and share our formula for creating amazing images. It is to become a critical module for roles in marketing, communications and digital.

Storytelling Through the Lens of a Smartphone.

Photographer Abdulsalam 'Khalid' Hamza is an Independent Travel and Documentary Photographer based in Abuja, Nigeria. He has a deep rooted passion for Culture and fascinated by the rise of Smartphone Technology especially in the area of Mobile Photography.

How to tell Compelling Stories for your Brand.

Osaretin Avbuluimen is the Managing Partner at Jonathan Cole. Osaretin is often described as eccentric, funny and witty. The Nigerian born food and photography lover, is a graphic designer and culture shaper building brands across Nigeria. He loves tech, venture capitalism, fashion, men’s grooming and traveling.

Event Anchor: Queenette Itsemhe Enilama; Lead tutor at Addvantage Educational Academy and event compere.

Event Partners: MayHill Hotel Nigeria, Extrafemi Social, TECNO Nigeria, A to Z cafe, Cyprus and Adde

Event hashtag: #SMWwakafire #SMWTecnoPhoto

Venue- Lagos
Mayhill Hotel Nigeria
12 Pioneer Tekoff Str
by Muritalu Eletu Way, Osapa London,
Lekki Phase 2 off Lekki- Epe Expressway Lagos, Nigeria.

Venue: Cyprus

A to Z Cafe
Lefkoisa, Cyprus.

Time: 12 noon.

Venue: China.

Ningho, China

Time: 6pm

Earlier Event: November 24
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Later Event: March 30
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