South Africa Photographer
Neo Ntsoma is an award winning photographer, educator and consultant. Her thought-provoking images have appeared in major publications and have been exhibited at a variety of film and photo festivals around the world. In 2004, Ntsoma became the first female recipient of the Mohamed Amin Award, the CNN African Journalist of the Year Photography Prize for her photo essay entitled, ‘Their World in Flames”. She is also the recipient of the National Geographic All Roads Photography Award and the co-author of “Women by Women” a book on 50 years of women’s photography in South Africa. With the understanding of the importance of mentorship, she lectures frequently, both within and outside of the country. In 2006, Media24, included her in their list of ‘100 Most Influential Women’.