About the photographerYour photo tour leader started her professional life as a sociologist before using photography as a means to communicate the stories she was seeing and re-orientating herself as a photojournalist. captures the true moments in life from behind the lens.
Curious to see if the text book theories applied to the real world., Suzanne took to the road until a boating accident left her spine so damaged, doctors feared she may never walk again. It was during the years of rehabilitation, that she picked up a camera for the first time. Desperate for a solution to the chronic pain, she headed to the African sun, armed with a Canon Eos 5 and a huge bag of film.
The images Suzanne captured during a stay on a tobacco farm in Zimbabwe during the land invasions of 2000, formed her first exhibition at the Zimbabwe High Commission in London. Tipped as a ‘Shooting Star’ by the British Journal of Photography, Suzanne has since worked with international humanitarian organisations such as WaterAid, CARE, and Médecins Sans Frontières; her images bringing awareness to major social issues and gracing the covers of international newspapers and magazines. Her photos and video from ‘To the Beat of the Desert’, a film documentary with the Touareg tribe in the deserts of Mali, lead to the ‘Secrets of the Sahara’ at the prestigious British Museum in 2005.
Now a mother to a young daughter and based in France, Suzanne splits her time between running her Photo Experiences in Morocco and selling her photographs as PhotoArt. The French interior designer Jacques Garcia, selecting her Moroccan portraits to line the walls of La Mamounia following the iconic hotel’s renovation.
How many years have you been taking photographs?30
€1,500.00 / 1 1/2 days
- Morocco - Marrakech One and a Half Day Photo Experience
- Marrakesh, MA
- Photo Tour