My name is Dana Patel and I am a photographer based in Lusaka, Zambia. I was born and raised in San Diego, California and have lived in Zambia for almost eight years now. Fueled by my innate passion for discovery, I am inspired by the natural beauty of the world around us. Lucky for us, Zambia is naturally beautiful, even in its everyday. The way the trees grow, the way the sun rises, and the seasons change, is truly inspirational.
experience with photography I have always been attracted to seeing
beauty in natural settings whether it is in foliage, street views or
people. Viewers will often find a solitary figure surrounded by large
scale natural wonders that we see in our daily lives. I hope to
inspire viewers to see the beauty in what is around them as it does
not require a fancy camera or the perfect set-up, it just takes a