Adama Jalloh

Adama Jalloh is an extraordinary artist capturing the beauty of her subjects with style & grace. From local people to major musicians her work captures the magic of communities.

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Adama Jalloh

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Charisma, intimacy and joy is at the heart of Adama's work

Adama Jalloh is a London-based photographer who is known for her striking portraits and documentary-style photography. She studied photography at university and has since developed a strong reputation for her powerful images, which often explore themes of identity.

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Power in the detail

Jalloh's work has been featured in a number of publications and exhibitions, and she has won numerous awards for her photography. She is also a regular contributor to various online platforms and has been recognized as one of the leading emerging photographers in the UK.

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Capturing communities authentically

Jalloh's work often focuses on the Black community in London, with a particular emphasis on showcasing the diversity and vibrancy of the city's cultural landscape. 

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There are always aspects of London still to be shown

Documenting the beauty of London. Adama Jalloh has played an integral role in building a new canon of imagery which beautifully does justice to the aspects of London which are often forgotten.

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Documenting the lives of artists

Adama has captured artists such as Shabaka Hutchings, MIKE, Jamilah Barry, Little Simz, Freddie Gibbs, Mr Eazi, Kwaku Asante and many others

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An artist capturing artists

In this image Adama captures a portrait of Grime legend & musician D Double E.

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Jalloh's is interested in telling stories from her memory.

Her work is poetic, intentional and full of beauty. By using a process which is fluid and unconstrained, the art is made in the moment, live and fresh like Jazz.

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A portrait of Mr Eazi

Adama Jalloh captures musician & entrepreneur Mr Eazi

Standard Music Video

Adama is not only an amazing photographer but an equally accomplished filmmaker. Standard Music Video Directed by Adama Jalloh featuring Venna & Knucks.

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