Raised in the school of hard knocks, a photographer is shunning the limelight to document township ills.
Artist Palesa Makua leads 'My Skin Speaks' - a project that challenges how society views women and encourages women to embrace their bodies.
This photo essay shows the faces of some rural families affected by the gold mining industry’s failure to prevent silicosis.
Mark, whose unflinching portraits of child prostitutes, mental patients and the homeless made her a leading documentary photographer, has died at 75.
Zanele Muholi has been shortlisted for the Deutsche Börse photography prize and sees it as an opportunity to put the LGBTI message on the world stage.
Veteran photographer Paul Weinberg presents 'The Other Camera' - an exhibition featuring archival photographs of Africans taken by Africans.
We feature a selection of Kally's extraordinary images from his latest book, which is a photographic journey through South Africa's history from 1946 to 2010.
With the local art fair season about to kick off, we highlight some of the country's – and Africa's – most happening visual art events.
M&G's photo editor Paul Botes brings you a selection of captivating photos from around the world, including some of the events that made headlines this year.
A selection of our photographers’ work this year; from important news events to striking portraits and scenes that caught their eye.
Township youth mentored by top SA brand houses have produced thought-provoking work for the latest Umuzi Photo Club exhibition, "Ke Nna Mang - Who Am I?"
From Mack Magagane to Peter Magubane and more, the M&G has compiled a list of some of the country’s finest living black photographers.
A Greenpeace investigation of Witbank, which has the world’s dirtiest air, sheds light on the impact of coal on humans. A photo essay explains.
Whether fragile, charming, seductive or frightening, Themba Mbuyisa's photographs explore the various and contrasting emotions of the human condition.
Young talents, who are attuned to the internet and blogging, are changing the face of photography.
Lindokuhle Sobhekwa spent months photographing nyaope addicts. His extraordinary images seek to capture the human side of these people in the grip of addiction.
Sibs Shongwe-La Mer's work is about looking around. Instead of trying to normalise his life he endeavours to leave his life open to experiences.
Hanro Havenga set out to capture everyday life on the West Rand with his BestRand project.
Rotimi Fani-Kayode's exhibition – 25 years after his death – salutes an artist who shifted the lens on depicting black male homosexual relationships.