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Franschhoek Literary Festival 2015

I was the official photographer at the Franschhoek Literary Festival. It was hard work, but so much fun. Following is a somewhat random selection of the pictures I took.

Wamuwi Mbao, the SLiPnet coordinator

I have no idea what her name is, but she has a great smile.

This woman too allowed me to take her picture, but did not stop to give her name.

Marianne Thamm and PJ Powers

One of the more successful participants in the fashion debate

Ann Donald, FLF Director

Marlene van der Westhuizen

PJ Powers on stage

Porcupine Ridge, one of the main sponsors of the FLF

Ellen van Schalkwyk demonstrates the age-old technique of awarding literary prizes

The thirst-quencher, Porcupine Ridge

Not a cockroach, no, a portable microphone


Marita van der Vyver

Tom Eaton, big in stature, big in hair and big in personality - with a companion to match!

Tony Leon in Pink

Kenny Kunene

Richard Poplak

Ken Barris

Look closely, even the toilet guard is reading!

Shado Twala

Darrel Bristow-Bovey

Jonathan Jansen, what a man!

Thando Mgqolozana, because he had us all running around for more pictures! BooksLive says he managed to upstage Kenny Kunene. You go, bro!

Sacred cows make large targets, says Zapiro

Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela

Eusebius McKaiser

A beautiful couple

Karina Szurek

Hugh Masekela

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