Fawaz Oyedeji is a documentary photographer & historian from Oyo, Nigeria, based out of Lagos State.

His body of works is largely fixated on examining political & environmental practices particularly those related to local communities in Africa. 

Fawaz is a recipient of the 2019 Eugene Smith Student Grant & serves as a member of Diversify Photo. He studied Mass Communication at Yaba College of Technology [Nigeria] & is currently pursuing a B.A.E in History Education at the University Of Lagos [Nigeria]. A mentee of the VII Academy Foundry Photojournalism Workshop in Kigali, & Canon Storytelling Workshop in Lagos. He was shortlisted in 2019 & 2020 for the prestigious Alexia Foundation Student Grant.

Oyedeji is available for assignments. Click here for full CV.

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