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Mohamed Amin Joins the Digital Age

NAIROBI, Kenya, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

A24 MEDIA and Camerapix, Ltd. are proud to announce that the classic biographies of Africa's most famous journalist are now available on-line.  Whether one has an appetite for Apple or journeys regularly through Amazon, "The Man Who Moved the World" and "The Story of Mohamed Amin, Frontline Cameraman" are only a few clicks away from being your latest literary adventure.

Mo Amin, the founder of Camerapix, and a photographer and video cameraman who documented Africa's history and beauty for almost four decades, died in a plane crash in 1996.  But he left behind a legacy of risk taking and spectacular successes, as well as a rich archive of Africa's development which is available to broadcasters and filmmakers to this day, http://www.a24media.com.

The biographies give viewers inside stories to how he got his scoops, beat the competition and wore out his colleagues in getting to the biggest personalities on our continent.  For those who wish to dive right in, click on the following links:

http://store.untreedreads.com/Books/UTR9789966052032

http://store.untreedreads.com/Books/UTR9789966052049

Salim Amin, son of Mohamed, and Chairman of A24 MEDIA has made an award-winning film on his father's life, "Mo & Me", winning prizes at 19 different film festivals.  He is currently working on a feature film on the same subject.  He said, "This year, Camerapix celebrates its 50th Anniversary.  We have been a part of Africa's triumphs and tragedies, successes and failures.  My father's story is the story of Africa - rising up against the odds and taking its rightful position amongst the best in the world. We could think of no better way to commemorate our anniversary than with the re-publishing of his biographies as e-books to symbolise the technological advancement that continues to uplift our Continent. A good story is timeless, no matter what media platform it is told on.  His story will live through the ages on every format."

Get your copy of "The Man Who Moved the World" and "The Story of Mohamed Amin, Frontline Cameraman" today. And contact A24 MEDIA to find out how to get hold of "Mo & Me" and the millions of pictures and thousands of hours of video that Mo brought the world.

DANIEL FURNAD
COO & SENIOR EXECUTIVE PRODUCER A24 Media
[email protected] 
Tel: +254-723686315 / +254-739404016


 

SOURCE A24 MEDIA and Camerapix, Ltd.

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