The Pearl at 50 Photo Exhibition

  • The Pearl at 50 Photo Exhibition
    Come and join the PearlEyes and Matthias Mugisha as they bring the country’s natural endowment closer to the people through images. The initiative is to promote Uganda’s beauty while showcasing the country as the top tourism destination to commemorate

    The best way to sell and promote Uganda is to bring the country’s natural endowment closer to the people through images. As one of the initiatives to promote the country's beauty, USAID-STAR is supporting Matthias Mugisha’s photo exhibition showcasing Uganda as a top tourism destination to commemorate Uganda’s 50 years of independence.

    In addition,the photo exhibition will promote the Lonely Planet’s declaration of Uganda as the number one must visit country of 2012.

    The major objectives of the exhibition are to;

    • promote domestic tourism
    • promote the beauty of the country
    • encourage our beauty to be displayed in public areas, homes, offices and abroad
    • sell Uganda as the number one tourist destination.

    The photos will feature;

    • culture (Traditional dances, cultural activities and ritualseg marriage),
    • People (Typical portraits from different tribes  egKarimojong women clad in   traditional attire)
    • Wild life: A variety of stunning animal, birds and insect images
    • Landscapes: sunsets,  Uganda’s mountains, water and sky
    • Plants: Creative macro and general shots of plant life.

    You're all welcome!

  • Activities

    Photo exhibition, fundraising, launch of tourist photo website

    Theme

    Showcasing Uganda as the top tourism destination to commemorate Uganda’s 50 years of independence

    Useful information

    Dates: 26/Sep/2012 – 04/Oct/2012
    Venue: Kampala, Serena Hotel

  • Organizer

    PearlEyes (U) Ltd and Mathias Mugisha in conjunction with USAID-STAR

    Contacts

    Tel: +256 (0) 772 407 561, +256 (0) 772 404 613, +256 (0) 312 266 653/4, +256 (0) 414 342 196/7
    Email: Click here
    Website: Click here


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