Strength. Determination. Empowerment.
This is what Australian photographer Lani Holmberg, 29, saw when she travelled to Africa and captured the women farmers of Kenya and Zimbabwe in these stunning photographs.
The socially-minded Holmberg won the Exposing Hunger: Capturing Solutions photography competition which took her to explore the poverty projects of those countries. There she met women farmers determined to overcome hunger and poverty in a tough environment.
“I hope the images surprise the Australians who see them,” said Holmberg (pictured right).
“I hope they challenge the stereotype of what it means to be hungry or experience extreme poverty because meeting these women has done exactly ...