feature: meet beninese freelance filmmaker and photographer elvis de-dravo

April 25, 2016

Check the work of Beninese filmmaker and photographer Elvis de-Dravo. An ambitious freelancer, de-Dravo hopes that his art will help promote cultural interest in photography in his native country. Inspired by his interest in the shapes and, as he calls it, the architecture of the human form, much of his portfolio is portrait-based. Scroll down below to see some of Elvis’ work.

By Erin White*, AFROPUNK contributor

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