Insight: Photography

Alice Mann has captured SA's picture perfect drummies through her lens

Photographer's acclaimed drum majorette highlights confidence, vibrant young girls rising above their circumstances

11 November 2018 - 00:00 By SUE DE GROOT

Thanks to South African photographer Alice Mann, visitors to London's National Portrait Gallery during the festive season will have the honour of meeting, in photographic form, some of the Western Cape's classiest and most confident citizens - schoolgirl drum majorettes. Mann, 27, has just won the Taylor Wessing prize, sponsored by a global law firm and judged by a panel of luminaries, including representatives of Magnum Photos and Autograph ABP as well as the director of the National Portrait ...

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