Cleopatra Shava is an Online Content Editor at 3P Media (Pty) Ltd. She is also a freelance writer and photographer. She obtained her qualification (General BA — majoring Media Studies and English Language & Literature) from the University of Cape Town, class of 2013. She studied a short-course in photography, class of 2014, and a short-course in Introduction to Desktop Publishing at Vega School, 2018. She continues to grow and groom her skills in both writing and photography everyday.
Shava has written for Kwesé.com, Velocity Media, Savvy Merchant, Media Privé and Young Pioneer. Shava specialises in event photography — but also dabbles in portraiture, environmental, food, product, nature, studio, fine-art and street photography. She has photographed events for a number of clients including Luzuko, Fuxion Hub, Merck South Africa, and The Prestige Cosmetics Group. Her first official take at food styling and photography was with Sticky Waffle. Have a look at some of her photography work here.
Aside from work, Shava is also a mother. Her baby has become a constant source of inspiration for poetry and portrait photography. Although none on the works inspired by her baby will be published here as yet, you can have a look at some of her other poetry pieces and writing here.
Be sure to have a look at all the pages and sub-pages on this site. Collaborations and/or any work related events are most welcome. Chit-chats and/or coffee meet-ups are also welcome. Get a hold of Shava under the contact tab.
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