Photo Submission Requirements

Before submitting photographs, please ensure that all photographs meet the requirements outlined below:


-  All photographs must be 300 dpi (preferably in tiff format).

-  All photographs must contain correct caption details specifying who, what, when, where and why.

-  All photographs must contain correct keywords.

-  The website categories include:


- News

- Features

- Photo Archive

- Africa’s Traditions

- Multimedia

- Out of Africa

- Africa’s Politics and History

- Africa’s Nature and Wildlife

- Africa’s People




To send your photographs to Africa24Media Photography Department via F.T.P. please follow the instructions outlined below:

 -       Send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to inform us that you have a content which you would like to send us. Upon receipt of your email, you will be issued with a unique username and password by which you can access the A24 F.T.P site:

-         Once you log onto the F.T.P. site, simply upload your images and drop them into the Photography Submissions Folder

-         Then log out

After you submit your photographs they will undergo a vetting process, where they will be assessed by the Photo Editor to see if they meet the requirements of the A24Media platform.




To send us your photographs via courier on a CD/DVD, post to the following address:

No.3 Mzima Springs Road




PO Box 450 48

Code: 00100


Telephone: +254 20 43 49 27 4/5


On the package please indicate your name as well as contact details.


If in Nairobi, please feel free to drop by our offices which are located on the address detailed above.

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