Esther Sweeney is an independent self-taught Kenyan photographer based in Nairobi.  Esther's work is primarily  focused on Black People, identity, social issues and the culture and spirit of Africa and its people and she uses vibrant hues to reflect that.

Esther was the 2019 British Council's East African Mobility Grant Recipient to further her ongoing project "Culture in Art' which seeks to explore the influence that culture has on artists and contemporary art in Africa.

Esther's select clients include: Apple, Nike, Getty Images, Dove, N.F.L, Roc Nation Sports, United Nations among others. 

Esther's work has been featured in Harper's Bazaar U.S., Oprah Magazine, Vogue Italy, Travel Africa Mag, Women's Health Mag U.K. and Buzz Feed News.

Esther is available for assignments.

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2. https://phmuseum.com/news/10-black-female-photographers-to-watch-in-2021

3. https://www.mefeater.com/25-black-women-photographers-you-should-know-about/

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