Luis Tato


Luis Tato is a photojournalist based in Nairobi, Kenya. Passionate about storytelling in all its different forms, he started to tell stories through pictures while studying Audiovisual Communication. After working as a staff news photographer for a leading newspaper, he moved to Nairobi, Kenya where he is currently combining his work as a photojournalist covering news and feature stories mainly in the East Africa region while developing his documentary photography projects with a focus on sociology, identity and resilience.

In Africa, some nomadic Kenyans found an alternative source of livelihood – gum arabic, which is used as a stabiliser in soft drinks.