An Anniversary

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in December 2015, News

2016 is an important year for us, as it marks 30 years since Jean worked on her first film, the one that caused Viewfinders to be formed. In November 1986 an ambitious and epic bird watching race was held in Kenya. Seven teams of obsessive birders from five countries, three in each team, crisscrossed the […]

Immigration

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in News, September 2015

It was Kenya Airways which broke the news that in a last minute change of heart has Kenya’s Department of Immigration installed separate desks at the main airport of Nairobi to apparently facilitate visitors coming to the country who failed to secure an e-Visa in time of else failed to apply for one online in […]

R.I.P.

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in December 2015, News

We were very sorry to hear that two of our clients and friends have passed away in recent weeks. Yossi Weisler, from Afikim Productions, based in a kibbutz in Israel, made three films in Kenya and always attended the Wildscreen festival. The legendary Mike Rosenberg was part of the furniture at the Bristol festival for […]

New Arrival

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in News, September 2015

We are happy to inform you that we have a new member of the Viewfinders team.  Karen Fraser joined us in early September, as Sophie is proceeding to UK to get herself another degree. Karen has an honours degree in psychology (essential for dealing with some of the questions we get fired at us). She […]

Immigration

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It was Kenya Airways which broke the news that in a last minute change of heart has Kenya’s Department of Immigration installed separate desks at the main airport of Nairobi to apparently facilitate visitors coming to the country who failed to secure an e-Visa in time of else failed to apply for one online in […]

We apologise

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We apologise for the June newsletter appearing very late on the website. This was due to Jean being unexpectedly admitted to hospital at the end of June. After a two week sojourn, she returned home and is now doing well, though suffering the side effects of steroids. The doctors are optimistic that they have correctly […]

Out of the Ashes

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There has been much activity around Westgate, the shopping mall that was destroyed in September 2013. Rocket holes in the walls have been repaired, bullet shattered windows have been replaced, and vehicles have been busily going in and out.  We are told the building will open again in July. How many customers will want to […]