Camerapix Publishers International
As experts in the publishing industry, with a distinguished track record spanning over 40 years, Camerapix Publishers International is the ideal choice for editing and producing high profile publications. Our extensive skills encompass all aspects of publishing including in-house computerised design, layout, typesetting, printing and distribution. We also offer advice to clients where needed.
We have gained a reputation for professionalism, reliability, high quality and adherence to deadlines.
Our growing range of publications, produced by Camerapix Publishers International, covers landscape, culture, wildlife and travel in Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. Over 70 titles are available, in three different series:
The Journey through large-format hardback series includes Uganda, Ethiopia, Jordan, Kenya, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Maldives
and Seychelles, all celebrated in photographs, colour illustrations and commentary. As the series title implies, each book portrays
a journey through the subject country and acts as a stimulus to tourism, as well as being the ideal souvenir of a visit.
The Spectrum Guides, in smaller soft-cover format, are Camerapix’s travel guides to exotic countries around the world, including
Uganda, Ethiopia, India, Jordan, Kenya, Nepal, South Africa, Tanzania, Namibia, Malawi, Maldives, Pakistan, Zambia and more.
The pocket-sized Beauty of series focuses on some unique aspect of a country’s beauty. The many titles available feature animals, birds, landscapes, culture, and history, from the exotic architecture of Zanzibar to the beautiful birds of the Seychelles.
In addition, Camerapix produces a diverse range of books on other subjects, from a fascinating account of the East African railroad in Railway Across the Equator to an extraordinary photographic insight into the Muslim Hajj in Journey of a Lifetime.
Camerapix Publishers International uses a team of high-quality writers and editors from Africa and around the world.
Together, they have many years’ experience working with international publications.
Camerapix Magazines Ltd, based in Nairobi and with offices in London provides a fresh and innovative approach to magazine and brochure production using sophisticated in-house computerised design, layout and typesetting facilities. Our customers are drawn from both domestic and international companies. Our goal is to exceed the expectations of every client by offering outstanding customer service.
Camerapix Magazines Limited, has published Silhouette the inflight magazine for Air Seychelles since 1988, Africa Wings - the quarterly magazine for the Africa Airlines Association (AFRAA) since 2009, Legal Notes for Africa Legal Network (ALN) since 2013, Tropical Farm Management Kenya, BirdLife International and other corporate organisations.
The company published Selamta for Ethiopian Airlines from 1984 for 30 years and Asante for Air Uganda for five years from 2010.
We have also produced Msafiri for Kenya Airways, Hababkum for Sudan Airways and Ndege for Regional Air.
Each magazine is designed in such a way that it has its own distinct personality, in sync with the needs of the client. We have one editor, an editorial assistant and two creative designers dedicated to each magazine to create the unique design and obtain exceptional content from freelance writers and contributors.
Silhouette, Air Seychelles’ inflight magazine was introduced in 1989 with a focus on the rich and diverse culture of Seychelles, allied to the country’s modern developments. Over the years, it has been
the doorway to showcase Seychelles’ tropical beauty, opportunities and a rich array of activities
Silhouette, is a quarterly biligual high quality magazine that combines the best of international colour photography with entertaining and informative articles.
Africa Wings is a widely respected and highly influential bilingual publication on air transport for the African Airlines Association (AFRAA). It is a quarterly publication published in conjunction with AFRAA. It is delivered to a specific target audience of top African airlines, civil aviation and airport executives who are key decision makers in the aviation industry.
Africa Wings offers an effective way to communicate new products, services or developments in any company to the aviation community globally and especially in Africa. It contains interesting, thought-provoking and highly informative features presented with contemporary flair.
Legal Notes is designed and printed by us for Africa Legal Network (ALN), an alliance of independent top tier African law firms. It is the largest grouping of its kind in Africa.
Legal Notes features articles highlighting the opportunities for growth in Agriculture, Commercial Property & Leisure, Energy, Financial Services, Infrastructure & Telecoms, Mining & Minerals, and
Oil & Gas.
Tropical Farm Management Kenya Limited (TFMK) Newsletter is published quarterly in conjunction with NKG coffee mills and Ibero Kenya, both sister companies of TFMK.
The newsletter informs TFMK clients on the products and services provided by TFMK and gives information on Kenya coffee.
The design division consists of multi-talented creative graphic designers and layout artists. Our creative designers use the latest computerised publishing technology and a high-end scanner to produce a range of stunning designs and high quality images.
We also offer scanning services to other design houses and photographers who require digitised images in high-resolution. In addition,
we produce a range of brochures, catalogues, annual reports, calendars and point-of-sale material for a number of international and corporate clients.
We provide all related services "under one roof". Every step of publishing is managed in-house saving our clients time and money.
Our photo library: showing Africa at its best
The Camerapix archive contains more than 4 million photographs and is the largest collection of African images in existence.
Spanning more than 40 years, the archive contains colour transparencies and negatives, and black-and-white prints,
shot on 35 mm and 120 mm formats.
The two main photographers of our collection are the late Mohamed Amin and his long-time Camerapix partner and principal photographer Duncan Willetts. Other freelance photographers have also contributed material over the years.
Camerapix’s stable of quality photographers is also available to respond to specific client requests.
The bulk of the archive, and its most popular images, falls under the following categories:
Countries: This is perhaps the largest category, and covers not just the vast continent of Africa, but much of the Middle East
.and Central Asia
Historical events (People & Politics): Here you will find pictures covering the most significant events over the past 30 years, including Ethiopia’s famine, and striking images of some of the most colourful characters on the world stage: Idi Amin, Mobutu, Kenyatta, Kaunda, Mandela, the British Royal Family
Tribal Africa: Images of a passing way of life, including the Maasai, are preserved on film
Wildlife and underwater: The sheer range and quality of the images of animals, birds, and fishes is stunning
Landscapes: These pictures, painted on a broad canvas, include many aerial photographs
The building of the Camerapix archive continues today, maintaining the high standards of quality and professionalism that have distinguished it over the years. This unique resource adds immense value to any project undertaken by the company, while reducing costs for the client.
Books 'R' Us is the distribution arm of Camerapix Publishers Int’ Ltd. We specialise in sales, import, export, clearing and forwarding of books both
in the domestic and international markets with more emphasis in the East African region including Ethiopia.
Besides distributing over 80 titles published by Camerapix Publishers, we also act as exclusive agents of Booksite South Africa, one of the leading publishers of South Africa and represent leading book sellers, Macmillan, Random House, Penguin and many medium size book publishers from around the world.
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Editorial and Advertising Offices:
Camerapix Magazines Ltd.
PO Box 45048, 00100
GPO Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone: +254 (20) 4448923/4/5
Fax: +254 (20) 4448818 or 4441021
Camerapix Magazines (UK) Limited
32 Friars Walk, Southgate,
London, N14 5LP
Tel: +44 (20) 8361 2942,
Mobile: +44 79411 21458
3rd floor, ABC Place,
Waiyaki Way, Westlands
Monday–Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00 - 1.00
Sunday & Public holidays: Closed