Instagram Takeover – Oghalé Alex

Oghalé Alex is a Nigerian-American creative director and photographer based in London. His work focuses on changing the negative narratives surrounding black men and women by capturing them in different dignified ways, expressing feelings and emotions through fashion, editorial, and portrait photography. In 2020, Alex was shortlisted for the Palm* Photo Prize.

Alex will be taking over @paperjournalmag from today until Monday 17th August. You can follow him @oghalealex and see more of his work at