© Lesley Mlauzi | 2018

© Lesley Mlauzi | 2018

About Zinyange Auntony

Zinyange Auntony is an independent documentary photographer and filmmaker based in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. He has a special interest in documentary work that draws attention to under-reported stories on human rights, social justice and environmental issues.

He is a graduate of the Market Photo Workshop (2014) , in Johannesburg, South Africa and an alumni of the (2016) World Press Photo Masterclass East Africa in Nairobi, Kenya.

Zinyange Auntony’s work has been featured in international publications including, The New York Times, Der Spiegelle Monde, Time, The Guardian and The Washington Post. He has produced important imagery on commission for various international corporates and Non-Governmental Organisations including UNHCR, FAO, ActionAID and SPANA.

He regularly covers assignments in the region for Agence France Presse. He is a founding member of Everyday Zimbabwe, contributor to Everyday Africa and a member of the World Press Photo's African Photojournalism Database.

Some of his images have received recognition as part of the BBC Africa pictures of the year 2016, on AFP Pictures of the year 2017 and 2018 Time Best 100 Photos of the Year.

In 2018, his work on the fall of Zimbabwe's long serving leader, Robert Mugabe showcased at AddisFotoFest in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Awards and Honours


CAP PRIZE 2019 | Shortlist - Contemporary African Photography Prize


Honorable Mention - CGAP 13th Annual Photo Contest Winners

Contact Me (+263) 77. 547. 1555 | E-mail; zinyange@gmail.com