A file picture dated 06 August 2003 of a LURD (Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy) rebel observing a ceasefire and sitting at the 'New' bridge amongst a bullet riddled house and car in Freeport, Monrovia. The picture is part of Nic Bothma's winning portfolio in the Fuji Press Photographer of the Year Awards. The South African photographer working for the European Pressphoto Agency (epa), has been named 16 November 2004 Fuji Film Photographer of the Year for 2003, the most prestigious award of its kind in Africa. Bothma's images of life in west Africa over the last year, including conflict scenes, lifestyle

 

Fujifilm South Africa Awards 2005

Highly Commended Portfolio

Photographer: Nic Bothma