Roopa Gogineni is a freelance photographer and documentary producer
telling stories from East Africa and beyond.

Roopa received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MSc in
African Studies from the University of Oxford. She speaks Telugu, French,
and Swahili and some Spanish and Arabic. She has one foot in her
hometown in West Virginia, the other in Southern India, but most days
wakes up in Nairobi.


2015 One World Media Awards Short Film Nominee- “Portraits of Mogadishu”
2014 RISC Benefit Show, Aperture Gallery
2013 Look 3 Festival Scholarship
2012 Photo Lucida Critical Mass Finalist
2012 Ian Parry Scholarship Group Show
2012 Lucie Foundation E-pprentice Photo Mentorship Program
2012 Exhibition at the Annex Gallery, Charleston, WV
2011 Coal Colony Exhibition, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford


(e) roopa.gogineni@gmail.com
(m Kenya) +254 717 576 248
(m USA) +1 304 552 5601
(t) @roopagogineni

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